Discover the 10 Best Japanese Dramas

É complicado rankear doramas japoneses, ou qualquer tipo de dorama. Afinal, assim como filmes e series originais, é algo muito diversificado. Estas artes podem envolver comédia, ação, romance e drama. Mas quem é fã sempre tem sua listinha de favoritos.

Based on the popularity, history, cast and quality of the production, here is a list of the 10 best dramas of all time, for those who did not see time to watch immediately, and those who saw, review, because they deserve to be watched many times.

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Bloody Monday

Bloody Monday (Buraddi I sent) is a 2008 adaptation of a manga of the same name, starring Haruma Miura. For those who like suspense with a hint of action it is a full plate.

The series is about a young hacker who will help the police solve a mystery involving terrorists and a deadly virus that may have gone to Tokyo. With that, he ends up entering the eye of the hurricane of international research involving futurism, genetic experiments and the virtual world.

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Well recommended by drama fans, it is an intriguing series full of surprising plottwists, to hold the viewer's attention.

My Boss My Hero

My Boss My Hero is the 2006 Japanese series version of the 2001 South Korean film. The Japanese version manages to bring lightness and comedy to mafia themes, in one of the favorite dramas, manga and anime environments: the school.

A sinopse por si só já vale conferir. Um filho de um integrante da máfia japonesa, de 27 anos, enseja substituir o pai nos negócios, mas devido a sua pouca habilidade com números e por abandonar os estudos quando jovem, pode não conseguir o que quer.

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In order to have the chance to be the successor in the mafia, the boy will have to return to school, pretending to be a teenager and pass through a few good ones to be able to graduate and learn math.

Garantia de boas risadas e um enredo apaixonante e viciante, não tem como não entrar na lista dos melhores de todos os tempos.

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Itazura na Kiss 

Itazura na Kiss foi baseado em um mangá inacabado, por conta do falecimento repentino da escritora. A história ganhou várias versões. A primeira e mais antiga é japonesa e leva o mesmo nome do mangá. Filmada em 1996, tem apenas 9 episódios, então é fácil e rápida de assistir.

It tells the story of Kotoko Aihara, a passionate young woman, who decides to confess her love for a colleague, who says she is unrequited. Due to an earthquake the two end up having to share the same roof and many stories.

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A classic of dramas, with romance and introspective emotions, that only Japanese dramas can translate.

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It is worth noting that Itazura na Kiss inspirou ainda a série Itazura na Kiss: Love in Tokyo e Itazura na Kiss 2, série mais recente japonesa, de 2013 e os grandes sucesso coreano (Playful kiss, de 2010) e twaines (It started with a kiss, de 2005).

The Brothers Karamazov

The Brothers Karamazov (Karamazofu no Kyoudai) is not so popular, but worth watching. Version of Irmãos Karamazov, novel by Fyodor Dostoyevsky, famous Russian writer, the series brings the drama and density of the original story, with a wonderful emotional touch.

Set today, in a provincial town, 3 brothers are accused of murdering their father, after going to visit him for a family reunion, unfolding a psychological drama of the history of all the characters and of society as a whole, bringing reflections philosophical and political aspects of human behavior.

Gokusen

Another drama of school romance, this adaptation of a manga, from 2002, brings the relationship of a teacher, with a troubled life story, and her students, a rebel class. A story of overcoming and tuning. After the first series, there were 2 sequels, one in 2005 and the other in 2008. It is worth watching all, but the first is certainly the best.

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Liar Game

Uma intrigante história, não tão dramática, mas divertida. Liar game também é versão de um mangá, que conta a história de um jogo, onde o vencedor deve enganar os outros participantes e conseguir 100 milhões de yens deles. Uma participante escolhida é a estudante extremamente honesta Nao Kanzaki. Vale assistir para se divertir e ver os limites éticos dos jogadores sendo testados.

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Unnatural (2018)

Newest series on the list, worth watching. Drama of medical suspense, which puts many famous medical series in the slipper. Set in the UDI (Unnatural Death Investigation - Investigation of unnatural deaths), a medical pathologist leads a team that investigates deaths that seem natural, but are not. Intriguing and exciting.

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1 litre of tears Ichi rittoru no namida

The translation of the title is 1 liter of tears, is what you will shed watching this drama.

The series is based on the book of the same name, which sold more than 1.1 million copies. Inspired by Aya’s real diary, a young woman who discovers she has a degenerative disease. Very emotional and dramatic, the story tells all the involvement of family and friends in the search for a cure for her. It is worth watching with the box of handkerchiefs.

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2º LUGAR: Hana kimi

To break the mood of 3rd position, our 2nd place drama is funny and fun, one of the most popular dramas of all time. Based on a manga, filmed in 2007, Hana kimi brings the story of a student who tries to pretend to be a boy at an exclusive male school, to try to convince her idol to return to playing sports. Imagine the mess and delicious stories that come out of it.

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1º LUGAR: Hana Yori Dango

Amado por muitos e odiado por poucos (sempre tem os haters), Hana Yori Dango é com certeza o nº 1 dos doramas, filmado em 2007, a série fez tanto sucesso que voltou para uma segunda temporada em 2008.

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The scenario: school. The theme: War of the sexes and class conflict. It can not be better. A poor student manages to enter a highly regarded school attended by the richest in the city. There, they have an elite group called F4 (flower four), who run the school.

Se você entrar na lista vermelha deles, está decretado seu fim no convívio da escola. Claro que a protagonista vai se desentender com eles e receber a tarja vermelha. Você tem que assistir e rever quantas vezes puder!

It is worth remembering that the series had the Korean version Flowers over boys, a huge success for k-dorama.