"Magnetic Rose" is about what happens when a deep space corporate freighter is called upon to investigate a distress signal from what ought to be a derelict space station. The space station... See full summary »
Seemingly unconnected citizens of Tokyo are targeted for bludgeoning by a boy with a golden baseball bat. As detectives try to link the victims, they discover that following the assaults, the victims' lives have improved in some way.
The "big body" pizza box on the table in the protagonist's bedroom also makes an appearance in the apartment of Kyoko's former boyfriend in Tokyo Godfathers and is delivered to Mima in Perfect Blue, both directed by Satoshi Kon. The box itself is a reference to the album big body by Japanese electro/new wave band P-Model. See more »