Beautiful Rain

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Beautiful Rain
Beautiful Rain poster.jpg
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Genre Drama
Starring Etsushi Toyokawa, Mana Ashida
Country of origin Japan
Original language(s) Japanese
Production
Camera setup Multi-camera
Running time 54 minutes
Production company(s) Fuji TV
Kyodo TV
Release
Original network Fuji TV
Picture format HDTV 1080i
Audio format Stereophonic
Original release July 1, 2012 (2012-07-01) – September 2012 (2012-09)
External links
official page www.fujitv.co.jp/beautifulrain/index.html

Beautiful Rain (ビューティフルレイン?) is a 2012 Japanese television series. It features actor Etsushi Toyokawa and Mana Ashida as Keisuke and Miu respectively, a father and daughter pair. Keisuke was suddenly diagnosed with Early-onset Alzheimer's disease, which drastically affected their family's life.

Kazoku no Uta was aired from 1 July 2012 as part of Fuji Television's Dramatic Sunday time slot, which airs every Sunday from 9pm to 9:54pm.[1]

Cast[edit]

Episodes[edit]

Episode title Romanized title Translation of title Broadcast date Ratings[2]
Ep. 1
最近、父ちゃんは忘れ物が多い…
Saikin, tōchan wa wasuremono ga ōi…
Recently, Dad seems to have forgotten many things...
July 1, 2012
12.9%
Ep. 2
記憶を失うとき一番大切な人を傷つける
Kioku o ushinau toki ichiban taisetsunahito o kizutsukeru
When you lose your memory, the most important people to you will be hurt
July 8, 2012
9.5%
Ep. 3
…父ちゃん、アルツハイマーってなに?
… Tōchan, arutsuhaimā tte nani?
...Dad, what is Alzheimer's?
July 15, 2012
8.6%
Ep. 4
母が遺した贈り物…父娘の切ない約束
Haha ga nokoshita okurimono… chichi musume no setsunai yakusoku
The gift that your mother left behind... The painful pact between dad and mom
July 22, 2012
13.0%
Ep. 5
忘れたくない…父と娘の夏の想い出
Wasuretakunai… chichitoko no natsu no omoide
The memory that I do not want to forget...The memories of a father's and daughter's summer together
July 29, 2012
9.5%
Ep. 6
親子だからこそ…、言えない秘密
Oyakodakara koso…, ienai himitsu
That is why between a parent and a child... there is no secrets that cannot be said
August 5, 2012
10.9%
Ep. 7
二人で暮らせない辛い父の決断…
Futari de kurasenai tsurai chichi no ketsudan…
Father's painful decision that the two of us cannot live together
August 12, 2012
8.0%
Ep. 8
親なのに、離れる。親だから、離れる
Oyananoni, hanareru. Oyadakara, hanareru
Parents will leave nonetheless, so parents, please leave
August 19, 2012
8.7%
Ep. 9
娘の未来のために…今、伝えるべき真実
Musume no mirai no tameni… ima, tsutaerubeki shinjitsu
For the sake of my daughter's future, I will tell the truth now
August 26, 2012
9.3%
Ep. 10
父ちゃん、美雨の事忘れちゃうの?
Tōchan, Miu no koto wasure chau no?
Dad, have you forgotten about Miu's things?
September 2, 2012
10.5%
Ep. 11
残された時間、娘のために今できること
Nokosa reta jikan, musume no tame ni imadekirukoto
Do what you can now with your daughter in the time that you have left.
September 9, 2012
9.6%
Ep. 12
私が全部おぼえているよ
Watashi ga zenbu oboete iru yo
I will remember everything.
September 16, 2012
9.6%
Ratings for Kanto region (average rating: 10.1%)[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 豊川悦司、芦田愛菜にデレデレ「特に顔が好き、好みのタイプ」. Oricon, Inc. (in Japanese). 2012-06-28. Retrieved 2012-07-24. 
  2. ^ a b "Show schedule and ratings". Audience Rating Japan (in Japanese). Archived from the original on 2012-07-31. Retrieved 2012-08-03. 

External links[edit]

Preceded by
Kazoku no Uta
(15/4/2012 - 3/6/2012)
Fuji TV Dramatic Sunday
ドラマチック・サンデー
Sundays 21:00 - 21:54 (JST)
Succeeded by
Tokyo Airport: Air Traffic Controller
(14/10/2012 - December 2012)