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Drama Comedy 
Rated: 18+ (TV-MA)2007 - 20082 SeasonsSeries EndedOn: Free Services 

On Christmas Eve, Hiro Hirono meets a girl named Miyako Miyamura as she chases a purse snatcher. Hiro later finds out that Miyako also goes to the same school as he does and they start hanging out together. This makes Hiro's childhood friend, Kei Shindō, feel left out, so she tries to compete with Miyako for Hiro's affection, creating a love triangle. Meanwhile, Renji Asō meets a girl named Chihiro Shindō at an abandoned train station. He soon learns that Chihiro suffers from a type of amnesia where her memory lasts for only 13 hours. He also discovers Chihiro's dream of writing a novel, but she has never been able to fulfill that dream due to her condition. Renji then decides to help her fulfill that dream.ef featuring Motoki Takagi and Hiro Shimono has one or more episodes free on Crunchyroll, and available for purchase on iTunes. It's an anime and comedy show with 24 episodes over 2 seasons. ef is no longer running and has no plans to air new episodes or seasons. It has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.5 (735 votes).

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Motoki Takagi

Asou Renji

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Season 1
12 Episodes | Rent or Buy

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12 episodes (50%) are available to watch free online (Crunchyroll).

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12 episodes (50%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 1 service (iTunes).

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Not available to stream on a subscription service.

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Not available to stream on a TV everywhere service.

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#8,707 Ranked TV Show

#692 Ranked in Anime TV

#1189 Ranked in Romance TV

#1826 Ranked in Animation TV

ef has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.5 (735 votes). The show is not very popular with Reelgood users lately.

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