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After Tsuji (Win Morisaki), a floundering toy salesman, rescues Ukiyo (Kaho Tsuchimura), a mysterious woman whose car stalls on the train tracks, she inadvertently whisks him into an epic series of misadventures involving gangsters, strange interlopers, kidnapping and other sundry crimes.
THE REAL THING was an Official Selection at Cannes in 2020, and featured as part of a spotlight on Fukada’s career during last year’s Tokyo International Film Festival. Check the Trailer for “The Real Thing” on Youtube
PROGRAM INFORMATION Type: DVD Genre: World Cinema/Drama Running Time: 237 minutes Aspect Ratio: 1.78:1 Widescreen Audio: 2.0 Stereo Language: Japanese with English Subtitles