Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 94 min.
touching, serious, realistic, scenic, harsh, melancholic, reflective, breathtaking, romantic, emotional, dramatic, cerebral, enigmatic, talky, bleak, inspirational, sentimental, clever, sexy, entertaining
immigrants, self discovery, friendship, culture clash, orphan, death, storytelling, couple relations, mentor, forbidden love, romance, life & death, destiny, courage, island, childhood, love affair, loneliness, fantasy world, survival, arranged marriage, unlikely friendships, alien, aging, parents and children, catastrophe, sacrifice, life philosophy, social differences, brutality, redemption, love and romance, dialogue, society, giant robots, solitude, couples, cultural difference, older man younger woman relationship, tragedy, imagination, beautiful scenery, family relations, art, secrets, existentialism, feminism, greed, sexual relations, wartime, fish out of water, memory, misfit, vengeance, friends, japanese american, asian american, loveless marriage, katana sword, east asian lead, atheism, transformation, writers, violent, samurai, relationships, police investigation, multiple storylines, justice, gangsters, crime gone awry, corruption, chase, character study, adaptation
19th century, 1920s
hawaii, japan, asia, tokyo, usa