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Anime Profile: The Girl Who Leapt Through Time

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Title
The Girl Who Leapt Through Time Toki wo Kakeru Shoujo(時をかける少ε₯³) The Girl Who Leapt Through Time
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  TokiKake
Released
1 Movie 1 Movie
Dates
March 3, 2007(New York International Children's Film Festival), June 13, 2008(theatrical release) July 15, 2006
Company
Bandai Ent. Madhouse, Fuji TV, Kadokawa Shoten
Creator
  Yasutaka Tsutsui(original story), Satoko Okudera(screenplay)
Director
  Mamoru Hosoda
Genre
Adventure, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi Adventure, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Characters
Chiaki Mamiya Chiaki Mamiya
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Fukushima-sensei Fukushima-sensei
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Kaho Fujitani Kaho Fujitani
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Kazuko Yoshiyama Kazuko Yoshiyama
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Kousuke Tsuda Kousuke Tsuda
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Last I checked, this anime was available on DVD at Amazon.

Anime Characters: The Girl Who Leapt Through Time

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English Name
Japanese Name
Chiaki Mamiya Chiaki Mamiya Miyuki Konno Miyuki Konno
Fukushima-sensei Fukushima-sensei Shihori Yokohari Shihori Yokohari
Kaho Fujitani Kaho Fujitani Sonoka Matsuoka Sonoka Matsuoka
Kazuko Yoshiyama Kazuko Yoshiyama Takayuki Sorita Takayuki Sorita
Kousuke Tsuda Kousuke Tsuda Yuri Hayakawa Yuri Hayakawa
Makoto Konno Makoto Konno    

Anime Description: The Girl Who Leapt Through Time

It was by accident that Makoto Konno, who found herself at a train intersection while late for school with a train barreling down on her, finds she has a unique ability – to travel through time! At first, she uses this ability rashly, like fudging test scores to scoring perfect on karaoke. But then she discovers that her reckless actions often have an unpleasant affect on others around her.

She also discovers, through a mysterious tattoo on her arm, that she has only a limited amount she can go back in time. With this new knowledge, Makoto resolves to use her powers to set right her past actions. But when she tragically fails to save her friend and his girlfriend from the fate that gave Makoto her powers, time stops, Makoto unable to continue without him. It has to take the intervention of another friend, who is also a time traveler, to help Makoto go forward in her life because of her loss.

Anime Description: The Girl Who Leapt Through Time

Makoto Konno is a regular 17-year old High School student living in Tokyo. However, her life becomes "anything" but regular after an accident at a train crossing. Soon enough, she discovers that she has the ability to literally travel through time!

Makoto decides to use this power to her advantage in order to get better grades in school and prevent personal mishaps and mistakes. However, this gift also comes with consequences, and the effects of her powers make her life and the lives of others a lot more complicated than they need to be.

Makoto soon discovers that she needs her powers to set things on the right path for her and her friends.

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