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Enter a dark, dangerous world where the lines between reality and fantasy are blurred. Angela is 18, a stunning Dutch blonde, a comic illustrator, and bored with life. Eager for adventure, ... See full summary »

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Chloé Winkel ...
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Yamamoto
Rebecca Palmer ...
Rachel
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Monika
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Polly
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Ella
Filip Peeters ...
Kruilman
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Oshima
Peggy Jane de Schepper ...
Larissa
Alan Westaway ...
Scotty
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Papa-San
Mette Louise Holland ...
Ingrid (as Mette-Louise Holland)
Monika Strzelczyk ...
Tanya
Oona Spengler ...
Russian Girl
Akemi Otani ...
Mama-San
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Enter a dark, dangerous world where the lines between reality and fantasy are blurred. Angela is 18, a stunning Dutch blonde, a comic illustrator, and bored with life. Eager for adventure, she moves to Tokyo to become a bar hostess for Asian men who like Western women. An innocent in this sexual underworld, she confronts sleazy customers, jealous co-workers and a mystery: the disappearance of a former hostess. As she discovers clues, she sketches them out in comic-strip style, and slowly begins to confuse what she knows with what she draws. Written by AnonymousB

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9 September 2004 (Germany)  »

Also Known As:

The Stratosphere Girl  »

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Businessman 2: Is it true, you're just sixteen?
Angela: No, I'm fifteen.
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At the end of the credits, you can read "No blondes were harmed in the production of this motion picture" See more »

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Like A Virgin
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Written by Billy Steinberg & Tom Kelly
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Strange, but I liked it!
30 April 2004 | by See all my reviews

To me, the Stratosphere Girl is the perfect balance between suspense, love story and comic. And the the pictures! Every little scene has been carefully built to reach maximum optical effect. There are so many details to discover that seeing the movie once is not enough. I love this film! There, that is as simple as I can make it out. I am not going into any details about the plot or what takes place in the film, just want to say that this is the real deal. The film manages to carry a thin story with almost no plot whatsoever and be consistently interesting and entertaining throughout. On top of that it is all stunningly photographed. This picture is a must for every true movie fan.


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