Tatta Hitotsu no Koi


たったひとつの恋 / Just One Love / Love of my Life

Cast:

  • Kamenashi Kazuya as Kanzaki Hiroto
  • Ayase Haruka as Tsukioka Nao
  • Tanaka Koki as Kusano Ko
  • Hiraoka Yuta as Ozawa Ayuta
  • Toda Erika as Motomiya Yuko

Year: 2006

Episodes: 10 (45 mins)

Ratings: 11.61

Ending: “Bokura no Machi” by KAT-TUN

“Cool Whispers” by Ike Yoshihiro

Story/Synopsis:

A story of pure love between the son of a man who runs a ship repair factory beset with financial troubles and the well-bred daughter of a national jewelry chain store owner. The backdrop of the story is Yokohama.

Hiroto Kanzaki works hard every day and night for the survival of a small ship repair factory (inherited from his father) as well as the survival of his mother and younger brother, who are suffering from health problems. Living such an underprivileged life, Hiroto has forgotten how to smile. In contrast to him, Nao is the daughter of a popular jewelry shop owner in a fashionable street in Yokohama. She attends a prestigious exclusive women’s college and grew up cheerful and blessed with affluent love. From the moment Hiroto meets her, his closed mind slowly opens up to Nao, who is so innocent that she utters whatever she thinks. Their three close friends, who are also 20 year old’s, play an important role in their developing relationship.

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Woody Sambo


Invincible Shan Bao Mei / Wu Di Shan Bao Mei / 無敵珊寶妹 / 我愛珊寶妹 / I Love Shan Bao Mei

Cast:

  • Nicholas Teo as Sun Wu Di 孫無敵
  • Amber Kuo as Hu Shan Bao 胡珊寶
  • Roy Qiu as Zhao Wei Qing 趙唯青
  • Hong Xiao Ling as Ji Zu An 紀祖安

Year: 2008

Episodes: 19 (70 minutes)

Ratings: 3.22

Opening: Qing Hua Kai (情花开) by Nicholas Teo

Ending: L.O.V.E by Amber Kuo and Jatfei Wong

Story/Synopsis:

When Sun Wu Di was still a young kid his father was kidnapped. After this event, Wu Di grew up not trusting people even those who he worked closely with. Wu Di has a narcissistic personality where he feels that those below him are inferior to him and he is perfect all around. He has a perfect girlfriend, Zu An, who is independent and smart. He has no worries! He can always depend on himself. That is until he met a girl named Hu Shan Bao.

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Magicians of Love


愛情魔髮師 / 爱情魔发师 / Ai Qing Mo Fa Shi / Love Magicians

Cast:

  • Ming Dao (Du Ya Si / Artz)
  • Joanne Zeng (Bei Ruo Yi / Xiao Bei)
  • Sam Wang (Lin Er Qi / Richie)
  • Jacky Zhu (Fei Nan Du / Fernando)
  • Huang Yu Rong (Xiao Zhe Ming)
  • Sonia Sui (Ye Ke Lan)

Year: 2006

Episodes: 22 (45 minutes)

Opening: “Wan Mei Qing Ren / 完美情人 / Perfect Lover” by 183 Club

Ending: “Tian Mi Yue Ding / 甜蜜约定 / A Date So Sweet” by 183 Club

Story/Synopsis:

World-wide famous hair salon Neo-Image has just opened. The beautiful hairstyles of the three popular hairstylists (Artz, Richie and Fernando) attract huge crowds. At this time, an external official came to them for help. There was an event called “The Chinese Hairstyle Competition” and they have found a part-time working young female hair-dresser, Xiao Bei, to compete against the French stylist to help advertise the French Hair Products. As this competition will greatly affect the country’s status, the three guys decided to help.

Later, they find talent in Xiao Bei and trick her into working for Neo-Image, since she refused to cooperate without a fight. One day, Xiao Bei is about to be hit by a car when Artz pushes her away and saves her life. He was wearing a jacket with the number 23 on it. When Xiao Bei saw Richie wearing the jacket and assumed that he was her savior, and she fell for him. However, Richie leads a dangerous life and he lives without knowing if he will have a “tomorrow” or not. Xiao Bei volunteers at a retirement home. A coincidence occurs involving Xiao Bei and Artz visiting his grandma Li Lian at the same time. Grandma Li Lian realizes that they are the perfect couple and convinces Artz into admitting his true feelings for her before it’s too late.

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Trailer (Then again, it’s not a trailer. It’s the opening song. It’s the closest to trailer I can find … WHERE DID THOSE TRAILERS GO?):

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Soulmate


소울메이트


Cast:

  • Shin Dong Wook
  • Lee Soo Kyung
  • Choi Phillip
  • Sa Kang (Hong Yu Jin)
  • Otani Rye Hei
  • Min Ae

Year: 2006

Episodes: 12 (60 minutes)

Insert Song: “C’mon through” by Lasse Lindh

Story/Synopsis:

Lee Soo Kyung and Choi Phillip has been in a relationship for five years. Soo Kyung strongly believes that her boyfriend is her soulmate, her destiny. However, although he loved her back for the 5 years relationship they’ve shared with each other, he feels that his destiny is Min Ae, a playgirl. Deep into depression, she tries many times to relight that flame of love, only to get closer to a playboy called Shin Dong Wook that no one dares to go near. They are linked by their trains of thoughts, their hearts and eventually leads to many many coincidental meet-ups. Are they what we call “soulmates”?

Trailer (More like a MV … but it sort of, ish, represents the story? A bit.):

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Orthros no Inu


オルトロスの犬 / Dogs of Orthros

Cast:

  • Takizawa Hideaki as Ryuzaki Shinji
  • Nishikido Ryo as Aoi Ryosuke
  • Mizukawa Asami as Hasebe Nagisa

Year: 2009

Episodes: 9 (45 minutes)

Ratings: 8.3

Opening: Hikari Hitotsu by Takizawa Hideaki

Story/Synopsis:

Ryuzaki Shinji who possesses a “God Hand”, the power to heal wounds and illnesses just by touching the patient, is in fact a dark introvert who does not reveal his true self to others. Aoi Ryosuke who possesses the “Demon’s Hand”, the power to kill a person just by touching him, is as kind and pure as an angel. When the demon meets the God, a fatal battle begins…

Detective Hasebe Nagisa gets caught by the criminals during a deep cover operation. Ryosuke, a man she does not even know comes to save her and she witnesses his “Demon’s Hand” in action. Thereafter she discovers by coincidence the existence of Shinji’s “God Hand” and brings the two together. Little did she know that this would cause great disorder to the world and even to her own life… –

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Si Si Xin Dong


絲絲心動 / Stands Of Love

Cast:

  • Blue Lan as Ou Yang Chen
  • Zhang Jia Ni as Zhang Xiao Rou
  • Zhang Dan Feng as  as Lin An Di
  • Ying Er as Lu Tian Er

Year: 2010

Episodes: 24 (45 Minutes)

Ratings: 3.98

Opening:

Ending:

Story/Synopsis:

Si Si Xin Dong tells of a love that really begins with using the right shampoo. A country  girl who followed her dreams of being a TV host to Xiamen, Zhang Xiao Rou (Zhang Jia Ni) moves in to her new rented home with her best friend. Except it turns out that their new home was actually rented out secretly by the actual owner’s goofy friend (Super Boy Lu Hu). Still recovering from the disappearance of his love Lu Tian’er (Ying’er), the real owner, Ou Yang Chen (Blue Lan) , returns home to see Tian’er’s room lighted. The familiar glossy hair and scent (of shampoo) makes him think Tian’er has returned, and he goes forward to hug the girl facing away from him, only to find a half-naked stranger in his embrace. …

In the whirlwind of Shanghai,  Xiao Rou is caught between her pursuit of her dreams as a star and the wishes of her father for her to inherit the family restaurant as well as between the tender support of her coworker Andy and the insecure romance that blossoms between her and Chen.

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