A remake that's too much like the original

Takayuki Yamada and Masami Nagasawa lack chemistry in 50 First Kisses.
Takayuki Yamada and Masami Nagasawa lack chemistry in 50 First Kisses.PHOTO: GOLDEN VILLAGE

50 FIRST KISSES (PG)

114 minutes/Opens today

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on July 26, 2018, with the headline 'A remake that's too much like the original'. Print Edition | Subscribe