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Film / Tony Takitani

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Tony Takitani (トニー滝谷) is a 2004 film directed by Jun Ichikawa, based on Haruki Murakami's Short Story about a Japanese man who struggles with his emotional isolation.

Tropes used in this film include:

  • May–December Romance: Tony's late wife was 15 years younger than him.
  • Minimalism
  • Product Placement: There is a short scene of a Michael Kors bag laying on a bed.
  • Replacement Goldfish: Tony has his new assistant wear his late wife's clothes as a way to adjust.
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