About

Two lost souls visiting Tokyo -- the young, neglected wife of a photographer and a washed-up movie star shooting a TV commercial -- find an odd solace and pensive freedom to be real in each other's company, away from their lives in America.

7.8
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Directed by

Sofia Coppola

Written by

Sofia Coppola (Screenplay)

Runtime

102 minutes

Country

Japan, United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

Everyone wants to be found.

Cast

Keywords

woman director adultery hotel room japan upper class culture clash commercial photographer loneliness age difference aftercreditsstinger homesickness karaoke midlife crisis unsociability unlikely friendship pop star actor jet lag

Photos

Lists

#497 on 1,000 greatest films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

#13 on The 21st Century Most Acclaimed Films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

#128 on Empire's 500 Greatest Movies Of All Time Empire

#22 on The 21st Century’s 100 greatest films BBC

Awards

Oscar for Best Writing, Original Screenplay Sofia Coppola

Oscar nomination for Best Picture Sofia Coppola

Oscar nomination for Best Actor in a Leading Role Bill Murray

Oscar nomination for Best Director Sofia Coppola