Full trailer released for “The 8- Year Bride” film featuring back number’s theme song

Catch the emotional full trailer of the movie “8nen Goshi no Hanayome” starring Sato Takeru and Tsuchiya Tao. Based on a autobiographical novel “8 Nen Goshi no Hanayome Kimi no Me ga Sametanara” by the couple Nakahara Hisashi and Nakahara Mai, the film tells of a heartbreaking and a miraculous love story of a man who waited 8 years for his true love.

In the trailer, a short preview of back number’s theme song “Matataki” can be heard. The film will be released on December 16.

Hisashi (Sato Takeru ) and Mai (Tsuchiya Tao ) are a happy couple in their 20’s who are engaged to be married. But three months before their wedding, Mai becomes seriously ill. Her heart stops momentarily, and she falls into a deep coma. Hisashi visits Mai at the hospital every day before work. With no idea if or when she will ever awake, Mai’s parents encourage Hisashi to find someone else, but he refuses to give up and continues to pray for her recovery. As if his prayers are answered, Mai begins to regain consciousness several years later, and even utters a few words. But tragically, she has suffered brain damage and has no memory of Hisashi.