The Best Episodes Directed by Taketomo Ishikawa

The Girl Who Fell From the Sky

#1 - The Girl Who Fell From the Sky

To LOVE-Ru Season 1 - Episode 1

A mysterious extraterrestrial girl named Lala runs away to Earth in order to avoid daily arranged marriages set up by her father, the king of her home planet Deviluke. Due to one of her own inventions, she teleports naked into fifteen-year-old Rito Yūki's bathtub, and he accidentally feels up her breasts. It is later revealed to him that this is equivalent to a marriage proposal on Deviluke, and Lala happily accepts to become Rito's future bride. Rito, on the other hand, harbors feelings for a girl in his class named Haruna Sairenji, and does not want anything to do with Lala.

star 8.81
135 votes
Buddhist Chanting and Dancing

#2 - Buddhist Chanting and Dancing

Barakamon Season 1 - Episode 8

It's Naru's birthday, and Handa wants to present her with a new rhinoceros beetle. However, Kenta not only refuses to help him catch one, but also declares a battle to get Naru the best bug! Later, Handa is invited along for a visit to the Kotoishi family gravesite, but finds the local Obon customs unusually cheerful.

star 8.62
85 votes
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I am in Tokyo

#3 - I am in Tokyo

Barakamon Season 1 - Episode 11

Handa has returned to Tokyo, to show his new "STAR" calligraphy to the gallery director he had punched and ask for forgiveness. However, Handa doesn't feel quite right about the work, and ends up smearing it before the director can. Could some inspiration from his time at the island help him create an even better work before the deadline?

star 8.48
57 votes

#4 - AI

Mr. Osomatsu Season 3 - Episode 12

The Riceballs are replaced with another AI when they fail to do their job and the sextuplets go to look for them.

star 7.00
2 votes
Choromatsu Memorial Hall / Ear Cleaning / Persimmons

#5 - Choromatsu Memorial Hall / Ear Cleaning / Persimmons

Mr. Osomatsu Season 3 - Episode 20

the partition that was in the eat-in of the convenience store has disappeared, something is completely visible. / A memorial hall where all of Choromatsu meet together. For some reason, there is a sea lion pine in such a memorial hall ... !! / Welcome to the Matsuno Choromatsu Memorial Hall.

star 7.00
1 votes