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  •  READER COMMENTS

    Reader comments on Japanese Story

    Subject: Re: The Ending
    Date: Sep 23, 2006
    Sender: NickPrevious | Next

    I have to disagree with the original review about the ending. When I first saw this movie I'd recently lost a lover and could perfectly relate to the ending of this film. It was drawn out because things are drawn out. No one knows what to say to you and whereas many films gloss over the horrible pain of such circumstances, Japanese Story exposed them in all their horrible details.

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    Response to this comment:
    The Ending

    I am curious what others who saw the film thought of the ending. Was the letter from Hiro written by him or by his understanding wife? I didn't get a clear answer.

    I (female) saw this with my partner (male), and we agree that Toni Collette's acting is amazing. She showed a command of her art that impressed us both.






    Comment index:

  • Japanese Story   from Camella, Nov 24, 2004
  • The Ending   from Gixhaix, Nov 25, 2004
  • Re: The Ending   from dahlia jones, Jan 22, 2005
  • Re: The Ending   from Jessica Tsab, Feb 15, 2005
  • Re: The Ending   from Bruce Andrews, Mar 14, 2005
  • » Re: The Ending «   from Nick, Sep 23, 2006
  • Re: The Ending   from Patrich, Nov 16, 2006
  • Dazzling Performance   from Dan Vrooman, Feb 12, 2005
  • What did Hiro die from?   from Linda, Jul 2, 2005
  • Re: What did Hiro die from?   from Dana, Jul 31, 2005
  • Re: What did Hiro die from?   from Dan Rapp, Aug 12, 2005
  • Re: What did Hiro die from?   from lu, Oct 14, 2005
  • Re: What did Hiro die from?   from edualc, Aug 11, 2006
  • Re: What did Hiro die from?   from Meg Tasker, Oct 15, 2006
  • Re: What did Hiro die from?   from Shula, Aug 7, 2007
  • Re: What did Hiro die from?   from Al from sydney, Jan 8, 2010
  • the letter Hiro wrote   from jana, Aug 19, 2005
  • Re: the letter Hiro wrote   from Damian, Mar 29, 2007
  • Re: the letter Hiro wrote   from Lyn (Europe), Oct 7, 2007
  • Japanese Story Soundtrack   from Ovi, Oct 6, 2005
  • Re: Japanese Story Soundtrack   from Zoey, Nov 6, 2005
  • Re: Japanese Story Soundtrack   from Nicolas, Nov 21, 2005
  • a bath would help   from Leda, May 18, 2006
  • The Sadness   from Bill, Apr 9, 2007
  • Japanese Story   from Camella, Nov 24, 2004
  • The Ending   from Gixhaix, Nov 25, 2004
  • Re: The Ending   from dahlia jones, Jan 22, 2005
  • Re: The Ending   from Jessica Tsab, Feb 15, 2005
  • Re: The Ending   from Bruce Andrews, Mar 14, 2005
  • » Re: The Ending «   from Nick, Sep 23, 2006
  • Re: The Ending   from Patrich, Nov 16, 2006
  • Dazzling Performance   from Dan Vrooman, Feb 12, 2005
  • What did Hiro die from?   from Linda, Jul 2, 2005
  • Re: What did Hiro die from?   from Dana, Jul 31, 2005
  • Re: What did Hiro die from?   from Dan Rapp, Aug 12, 2005
  • Re: What did Hiro die from?   from lu, Oct 14, 2005
  • Re: What did Hiro die from?   from edualc, Aug 11, 2006
  • Re: What did Hiro die from?   from Meg Tasker, Oct 15, 2006
  • Re: What did Hiro die from?   from Shula, Aug 7, 2007
  • Re: What did Hiro die from?   from Al from sydney, Jan 8, 2010
  • the letter Hiro wrote   from jana, Aug 19, 2005
  • Re: the letter Hiro wrote   from Damian, Mar 29, 2007
  • Re: the letter Hiro wrote   from Lyn (Europe), Oct 7, 2007
  • Japanese Story Soundtrack   from Ovi, Oct 6, 2005
  • Re: Japanese Story Soundtrack   from Zoey, Nov 6, 2005
  • Re: Japanese Story Soundtrack   from Nicolas, Nov 21, 2005
  • a bath would help   from Leda, May 18, 2006
  • The Sadness   from Bill, Apr 9, 2007