Hisashi and Mai are engaged to be married and are completely happy, but Mai falls ill three months before their wedding. She has a cardiac arrest and falls into a coma, and Hisashi prays for her recovery. Mai gradually regains consciousness, but then another challenge awaits her.
Trivia & Awards
This film adaptation of the non-fiction book "8 nen goshi hanayome Kimi no me ga sametanara."
Both Takeru Satoh and Tao Tsuchiya were nominated for best actor and actress in 41st Japan Academy Prize through their outstanding acting in The 8 Year Engagement movie.