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Tokyo sonata [videorecording] / Regent ; Entertainment Farm, Fortissimo Films, Wouter Barendrecht ; produced by Yukie Kito, Wouter Barendrecht.

Tokyo sonata

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Main DVD Tokyo (Text) 31307019268459 Movies Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1417233451
  • ISBN: 9781417233458
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (119 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen.
  • Publisher: Port Washington, NY : E1 Entertainment, c2010.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 2008.
Bonus features: making of featurette, Cannes Festival footage, Q&A with director and cast.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Screenplay, Max Mannix, Kurosawa Kiyoshi, Tanaka Sachiko ; cinematography, Ashizawa Akiko ; editor, Takabashi Koichi; music, Haishimoto.
Participant or Performer Note:
Kagawa Teruyuki, Koizumi Kyoko, Koyanagi Yu Koyanagi, Inowaki Kai, Igawa Haruka, Tsuda Kanji, Yakusho Koji.
Summary, etc.:
Story of a contemporary Japanese family torn apart after its patriarch unexpectedly loses his job. Ashamed, he keeps this a secret, but as he grows more despondent, his family resorts to drastic measures to break away from their fractured lives.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG-13; thematic elements and brief strong language. Bonus features not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD, NTSC, Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound, widescreen (1.85:1 aspect ratio).
Language Note:
In Japanese with English subtitles.
Subject: Families > Japan > Drama.
Unemployed > Japan > Drama.
Tokyo (Japan) > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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