- Starring: Hidetoshi Nishijima, Kyôko Fukada, Miho Kanno, Tatsuya Mihashi, Tsutomu Takeshige
- Summary: Three contemporary stories inspired by the everlasting emotions expressed by the precious dolls of Bunraku theater. Three stories delicately intertwined by the beauty of sadness. Three stories of undying love. (Palm Pictures)
- Director: Takeshi Kitano
- Genre(s): Drama, Romance
- More Details and Credits »
80Kitano's gentle side reigns in Dolls, a gorgeous meditation on love and devotion, but the film's hypnotic tone and beautifully formalized color scheme makes it unlike anything he's done to date.
60Whether this measured exercise in romantic melancholy moves you to tears or bores you to them is probably a matter of personal susceptibility to the sting of bitter regret for love lost.