Also known as
Tôkyô Mukokuseki Shôjo
Specifics
Japan [2015] - 85m
Genre
Mystery, Thriller
Directed by
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rating
4.5*/5.0*
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March 14, 2022

4.5*/5.0*

Though Nowhere Girl carries many of Oshii's usual traits, it doesn't quite feel like anything else he's made. Or anything any other director made for that matter. It's a film that starts off slow, gives ample hints that something is off, starts to feel like a pressure cooker halfway through and then goes from 0 to 11 in less than two minutes, offering a sprawling finale. It's not the easiest sell, but if you don't mind a film that's a little different, be sure to give this one a go. Even if you don't end up loving it, I guarantee the finale will be memorable.

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