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勝手にふるえてろ / Tremble All You Want

Length: 1h57
(Rough) Genre: Absurd romance
IMDB Link: Tremble All You Want (2017) — The Movie Database (TMDB)
Trailer Link (if possible): 松岡茉優が歌う!泣く!叫ぶ!映画『勝手にふるえてろ』予告映像 - YouTube
Known content warnings: None that I recall
JustWatch link: 勝手にふるえてろ 映画 動画配信 オンライン 視聴

Summary

A woman who has an obsession with a boy she liked from school is confessed to by a coworker around the same time she manages to meet her longtime crush again. She’s kinda nuts. It’s a lot of fun. Watch the trailer and that’s the vibe of the movie.

Personal Opinion

I watched about half of this but it got to an awkward scene and I struggle with awkward scenes but maybe watching it with others / having the pressure to finish it would help. It was an absolute riot to watch up til then though, if you enjoy absurd comedy I recommend it.
I will say that I was watching it with JP subs and there is no way I could have kept up without them because the main character likes to talk at high speed about complete non-sequiturs so context will do nothing to save you. It’s on viki though so I imagine there are English and other language subs available for those who’d like those.

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