7.2/10
197
3 user 6 critic

Riarizumu no yado (2003)

Tsuboi and Kinoshita have just arrived at a desolate town. Both of them are amateur filmmakers. Tsuboi is a screenwriter and Kinoshita a director. They have come to this town because Funaki... See full summary »

Director:

Reviews
1 nomination. See more awards »

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Kueki ressha (2012)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Kitamichi is a 19-year-old labor worker. He develops feelings for Yasuko who works in a used used bookstore, but he has never had a girlfriend. He also befriends Kusakabe, but jealousy soon threatens their friendship.

Director: Nobuhiro Yamashita
Stars: Mirai Moriyama, Kengo Kôra, Atsuko Maeda
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Tamako graduated from a university in Tokyo, but she now lives with her father back in Kofu. Tamako doesn't help her father or tries to get a job. She spends her time just eating and sleeping throughout the four seasons of the year.

Director: Nobuhiro Yamashita
Stars: Atsuko Maeda, Shôko Fujimura, Rie Hagiwara
Comedy | Drama | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

A music group of girls need to learn to play a song before the school festival.

Director: Nobuhiro Yamashita
Stars: Doona Bae, Aki Maeda, Yû Kashii
Comedy | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Director: Nobuhiro Yamashita
Stars: Tamae Andô, Hirofumi Arai, Hyôe Enoki
Ôbâ fensu (2016)
Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A recently divorced and traumatized man moves to Hakodate, Hokkaido and attends a vocational college to learn carpentry along with several other students who are in the same boat as he. ... See full summary »

Director: Nobuhiro Yamashita
Stars: Joe Odagiri, Yû Aoi, Shôta Matsuda
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

What do part-time philosophy professors do other than loaf about, philosophize part-time, be dolts, stay in a spare room in the home of the brother and an annoyed sister-in-law? How ... See full summary »

Director: Nobuhiro Yamashita
Stars: Ryûhei Matsuda, Riku Ohnishi, Midoriko Kimura
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

After failing her university entrance exam, Sakuko is invited by her aunt Mikie to spend summer vacation in a beautiful seaside town. Sakuko gets to know the people of the town, including Takashi, a shy relative of her childhood friend.

Director: Kôji Fukada
Stars: Fumi Nikaidô, Mayu Tsuruta, Taiga
Ohikkoshi (1993)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Renko, a girl in the sixth grade, is at first unperturbed by her parents' decision to separate. With the companionship of her boyfriend, Minoru, and Sally, a classmate in the same boat, ... See full summary »

Director: Shinji Sômai
Stars: Kiichi Nakai, Junko Sakurada, Tomoko Tabata
Nobi (2014)
Drama | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A Japanese soldier endures illness, starvation and brutality in the Philippines at the tail end of WW2.

Director: Shin'ya Tsukamoto
Stars: Lily Franky, Tatsuya Nakamura, Yûko Nakamura
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

This parody of popular Japanese teenage girls' romances includes slapstick in a comedy of robbers versus robbers. When a gas leak explodes at a yakuza's headquarters, a shy, timid nurse and... See full summary »

Director: Shinobu Yaguchi
Stars: Masanobu Andô, Reila Aphrodite, Hikari Ishida
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Tsutomu meets Kee outside a Pachinko hall. The two strike up an unlikely friendship.

Director: Nobuhiro Yamashita
Stars: Uda Teppei, Hiroshi Yamamoto
Director: Nobuhiro Yamashita
Stars: Takeru Satoh, Takayuki Yamada, Yoshiyoshi Arakawa
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Keishi Nagatsuka ... Tsuboi
Hiroshi Yamamoto ... Kinoshita
Machiko Ono ... Atsuko
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Sunny Francis
Masaaki Takakura
Takeshi Yamamoto
Edit

Storyline

Tsuboi and Kinoshita have just arrived at a desolate town. Both of them are amateur filmmakers. Tsuboi is a screenwriter and Kinoshita a director. They have come to this town because Funaki, an actor, has tempted them to come here, but he has yet to arrive. Tsuboi and Kinoshita start wandering around the town and happen to meet a young woman, Atsuko. The three of them go on a journey together and become friends. But one day, Atsuko disappears. Written by Jiilo_Kim

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

17 April 2004 (Japan)  »

Also Known As:

Kószálók  »

Company Credits

Show more on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

References Ico (2001) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Ultra-quiet comedy of microscopic humiliations.
15 September 2003 | by See all my reviews

When the friend they have in common craps out on them, two young filmmakers who hardly know each other struggle to enjoy themselves without money in a wintry, deserted resort area. Ultra-quiet comedy of microscopic humiliations.


5 of 8 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 3 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Stream Trending Movies With Prime Video

Enjoy a night in with these popular movies available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial