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The Garden of Words

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Rated: 13+ (PG-13)201346 minutesOn: Netflix Tags: Coming of Age Country: Japan

Takao, who is training to become a shoemaker, skipped school and is sketching shoes in a Japanese-style garden. He meets a mysterious woman, Yukino, who is older than him. Then, without arranging the times, the two start to see each other again and again, but only on rainy days. They deepen their relationship and open up to each other. But the end of the rainy season soon approaches …The Garden of Words featuring Miyu Irino and Kana Hanazawa is streaming with subscription on Netflix, and available for rent or purchase on iTunes. It's an animation and anime movie with a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.5 (29,656 votes).

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#5,670 Ranked Movie

#52 Ranked in Anime Movies

#107 Ranked in Coming of Age Movies

#1408 Ranked in Movies on Netflix

The Garden of Words has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.5 (29,656 votes). The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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