TOKYO! (Bong Joon-ho, Léos Carax, Michel Gondry, 2008)

A disappointing three-part film about contemporary Tokyo, unified by the theme of the transformative impression made by urban alienation and loneliness, Tokyo! fails to do for Japan’s biggest city what Paris, je t’aime (2007) did for Paris. The love, perhaps, is missing.      Each segment was written and directed by someone else: French filmmakers Michel Gondry […]