Doukyuusei (Movie)

Doukyusei -Classmates-

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Alternative Titles

Japanese: 同級生
English: Doukyusei -Classmates-
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Type: Movie
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Feb 20, 2016
Producers: Aniplex, Half H.P Studio
Licensors: Aniplex of America
Studios: A-1 Pictures
Source: Manga
Genre: Boys LoveBoys Love
Theme: SchoolSchool
Duration: 1 hr.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 8.281 (scored by 144303144,303 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #2842
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #899
Members: 268,907
Favorites: 6,174

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Hikaru Kusakabe is a normal, carefree boy in a rock band who is always focused on the present. During the summer, his entire class is forced to participate in an upcoming chorus festival. By coincidence, he discovers his classmate Rihito Sajou—known for being an honor student with excellent grades—practicing his singing alone. Sajou just cannot seem to get their class' song right, and Kusakabe, delighted at seeing a new side of his straight-laced classmate, offers to help him prepare for the event.

Although their lives and personalities are total opposites, they begin to grow closer as time progresses. But with the pressure of an unknown future, what will become of them and their growing relationship?

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Characters & Voice Actors


Nakamura, Shouko
Director, Storyboard, Key Animation
Fujita, Akiko
Sound Director


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"Doukyuusei (同級生)" by Koutarou Oshio with Yuuki Ozaki (from Galileo Galilei)


Jan 27, 2024
I started watching the anime right after reading the manga, which definitely is not the best way to experience it since the adaptation is almost a direct translation from page to screen. Thus, story wise it added nothing new to the experience. Still, I think the anime did capture the unique feel of this manga pretty well. It gave off the nostalgic vibes that resembled the innocence of first love. The manga itself has a very unique minimal line and curve art style, while the anime goes for the water painting, hand drawn look. Basically a perfect fit visually for the medium. The voice acting ...
Jun 1, 2022
Mixed Feelings
It's been a longstanding tradition for me to review terrible yaoi anime every June. However, I'm rapidly running out of hilariously bad ones. I can't really do anything to top Kimera: Gay Vampires from Outer Space. So, this year I'll break with tradition and review the highest rated LGBTQ anime on all of MAL! Why is it the highest rated? Honestly, I have no idea.

Doukyuusei is a direct adaptation of a yaoi manga written by a heterosexual woman. A lot of the hackneyed cliches you would expect show up here. There are clear cut "seme" and "Uke" roles. The Seme forcibly kisses the Uke ...
May 23, 2022
im disappointet. This movie is just the manga panel for panel word for word. For me there are to options to make a movie for the manga
1. they take there own turn and make something that isnt just a bland copy
or 2. they make it comletely the same with the perspective of the teacher and the side story. but no, they couldn't do eather one of them.

I personally loved the manga and was excited for the movie. Even though the movie was complete bullshit and a waste of my time the manga is for me a 10 out of 10. It just shows ...

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