Kids on the Slope

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4.8
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  • 2 out of 2 people found this review helpful:
    Hope this becomes a Classic.
    It's been a while since I watched a slice-of-life genre that was worth watching all the way through. This show is about timeless friendship between a small group jazz enthusiasts.

    The authors/writers got everything right. Characters, setting, plot are all very well executed. And the animation isn't half bad. But this is the best bromance I've seen that couldn't easily be turned into vaguely ...
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  • 2 out of 2 people found this review helpful:
    Great retrospect, beautiful bromance/friendship, and jazz!
    I was motivated to watch this after I saw a tumblr post with a Sakamichi no Apollon gif. It was Kaoru writing music notes onto staff paper. Being the band geek I am, I found the anime quickly and started watching. It's a story between three main characters and focuses on romance, friendship, jazz, and life. These teenagers aren't perfect and all have their little issues with their life, whether ...
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  • School, love, friendship and JAZZ 8)
    This is a master piece that we can relate to! no matter who the viewer. whether its jazz or falling in love or finally finding that one friend that you can act like a kid with no matter what.

    this is the story of three high school student and there surrounding environment.

    ENJOY!
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  • An introduction to Jazz
    Sakamichi no Apollon | 坂道のアポロン made me like Jazz. That is how powerful the content, under the direction of Watanabe Shinichiro and music composed by Kanno Yoko, is to me. For a show, any show, let alone anime, to do that, is something to be noted.

    Much like Jazz, Sakamichi has its own style, set in 1968, a turbulent year for the world and Japan. Anime fans will find that like the music, the ...
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  • 1 out of 1 people found this review helpful:
    Absolutely worth the time.
    A perfect mix of emotion, excitement, and timeless romance all combine to make this series a must watch for any slice of life enthusiast. Not a slice of life kind of guy or gal? Don't worry, you wont feel disappointed having invested the time to watch the entire show in an afternoon off.

    Beginning with the typical dejected protagonist down on his luck and stuck in a bad family situation, our ...
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  • 1 out of 1 people found this review helpful:
    A timeless story of growing up, making friends and falling in love
    A timeless story of growing up, making friends and falling in love. Why is this series so popular? Because we can all relate to it. As you watch, you relive all your past insecurities in youth such as not feeling pretty enough, strong enough, smart enough, popular enough.

    There are things in life that are beyond what we can physically see. Friendship and love are two of these special ...
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  • Kids on the Slope leaves you wishing for more...
    This anime was one of the best I have watched. I loved the animation, the story and the music. I only wished it had not ended. I cried, I laughed . It was a heart warming story. All I can say is I wish there had been more episodes.
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  • Enjoyable show, enjoyable music
    This was a fun anime to watch and is a good summer anime. I enjoyed the music of the show as much as I enjoyed the characters. I wish they had developed some of the lesser characters a little more, such as Richie's cousin. Who is she?

    They ending was a little sad but in a good way.
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  • Only one word needed
    The main characters were ones that I could relate too. The subtle plot twists were engaging and heart breaking. Finally, a show full of substance and an ending that did the series justice. It was absolutely FANTASTIC
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