Air Doll

Air Doll film still 1[A part of Video Stores in Films tribute.]

A blow-up doll comes alive, she’s wandering in Tokyo and from all the places he’s seen, she stumbles upon a video store, Cinema Circus. She gets a job there and falls in love with a colleague. As usual, lots of DVDs and posters are shown.

Air Doll film still 2Francis Lawrence’s I Am Legend (2007), Michael Bay’s The Island (2005), Alex Proyas’  I, Robot (2004), Anthony Minghella’s Cold Mountain (2003), Frank Miller/Robert Rodriguez’s Sin City (2005).

Air Doll film still 3Milos Forman’s One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest (1975), Stanley Kubrick’s The Shining (1980), James L. Brooks’  As Good as It Gets (1997).

Air Doll film still 5Martin Scorsese’s The Departed (2006), Bill Condon’s Dreamgirls (2006), Oliver Stone’s World Trade Center (2006).

Air Doll film still 6 Air Doll film still 7Posters. Merian C. Cooper/Ernest B. Schoedsack’s King Kong (1933), Stanley Donen/Gene Kelly’s Singin’ in the Rain (1952), Federico Fellini’s Le Notti di Cabiria (1957), Norman Taurog/Busby Berkeley’s Girl Crazy (1942), Albert Lamorisse’s The Red Balloon (1956).

Air Doll film still 8Star Wars Trilogy (A New Hope, The Empire Strikes Back, Return of the Jedi), Michael Bay’s Transformers (2007), Andy & Lana Wachowski’s The Matrix (1999) and The Matrix Reloaded (2003).

Air Doll film still 9Large poster of Don Siegel’s Duel at Silver Creek (1952).

Air Doll film still 11Nick Cassavetes’  The Notebook (2004).

Scenes from Hirokazu Koreeda’s Air Doll (2009).


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