Bill Murray's acting in Sofia Coppola's "Lost in Translation" is surely one of the most exquisitely controlled performances in recent movies.
Set in Japan, "Lost in Translation" follows two strangers (Murray and Scarlett Johansson), both insomniacs, who meet in a hotel bar and strike up a surprising friendship.
"Lost in Translation" was almost entirely shot in Tokyo's two loudest and most colorful districts, Shinjuku and Shibuya.
Sofia Coppola's acclaimed Oscar-winning comedy drama, starring Bill Murray as a lonely and past-his-prime American actor on a working trip in Japan. During a depressing night in the hotel bar, he meets spirited fellow guest Scarlett Johansson, and it's not long before the pair strike up a close friendship...
Lost in Translation is a 2003 American romantic comedy-drama film written and directed by Sofia Coppola. It was her second feature film after The Virgin Suicides (1999). It stars Bill Murray as aging actor Bob Harris, who befriends college graduate Charlotte (Scarlett Johansson) in a Tokyo hotel.
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Lost in Translation Lost in Translation sends Bill Murray to Tokyo where he discovers that he's taller than everyone. He sings Karaoke and does bad advertisements for liquor. He hates the Japanese and spends his nights at a hotel bar wishing he could go home.
Drama, romance. Director: Sofia Coppola. Starring: Bill Murray, Giovanni Ribisi, Scarlett Johansson. Unable to sleep, Bob (Murray) and Charlotte (Johansson), two Americans in Tokyo, cross paths one night in the luxury hotel bar. This chance meeting soon becomes a surprising friendship.
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Lost in Translation. Director: Sofia Coppola.