Gakkou no Kaidan has been compared to Hana Yori Dango particularly by Japanese audiences. Both have a clique of wealthy students (F4/Platinum 8), who bully the other students out of boredom.
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Both are apart of the director Hou Hsiao-hsien's unofficial "coming-of-age trilogy". They are slice-of-life stories with a slow-moving pace and a heartbreaking end.
0 Recommended by Macy - Sep 7, 2018