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Making her way through life by forming superficial relationships, Yoko (Japanese pop idol Yo Hitoto) keeps everyone at arm's length, whether it's her father (Nanji Kobayashi) and stepmother (Kimiko Yo) or Hajime (Tadanobu Asano), the owner of a small bookstore who could be the father of her unborn child. Yoko seems most at home when she's riding the train, speeding around the city with only her th...

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Directed by

Hou Hsiao-hsien

Written by

Hou Hsiao-hsien (Writer)
Chu Tien-Wen (Writer)

Runtime

103 minutes

Country

Japan, Taiwan

Language

Japanese

Cast

Keywords

train japan cafe urban life

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