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Japanese Story (2003)

Japanese Story
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6.7 IMDB rating
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Toni Collette Toni Collette
Sandy Edwards
Gotaro Tsunashima Gotaro Tsunashima
Hiromitsu Tachibana
Matthew Dyktynski Matthew Dyktynski
Bill Baird
Yumiko Tanaka Yumiko Tanaka
Yukiko Tachibana
Kate Atkinson Kate Atkinson
Bill Young Bill Young
Jimmy Smithers
Reg Evans Reg Evans
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9 years, 10 months ago at Feb 18 14:28
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The plot left a bit to be desired in this movie, and the Japanese character was written a bit shallowly, but this movie still had an interesting take on a pretty routine plot. A female Australian Geologist ends up playing driver to a Japanese man, and she never is exactly sure why he deserves this attention. He's uncommunicative and bossy, and young and attractive. Some plot devices are pretty ... read more
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Against the background of an Australian desert landscape, so much space and so few people, Sandy, a geologist, and Hiromitsu, a Japanese businessman, play out a story of human inconsequence in the face of the blistering universe. The end of the journey leaves no-one capable of going back to where they started from.
Release date: 25 September 2003
UPC: 043396044623
Tags: Australia (6), Romance (5), Drama (5), Adultery (3), Survival (3), Tragedy (2), Geology (2), Road Trip (2), 2000s (2), 2003 (2), Outback (1), {romance 08} (1), Australian (1), Sort (1), Spiritual Cinema (1), SnP (1), Japanese Character (1)
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