is the Japanese FAWLTY TOWERS! Smart and so-o-o-o funny!"
director: Koki Mitani
starring: Yoji Yakusho ·
Tahako Matsa · Koichi Sato · Shingo Katori
blockbuster is also one of the funniest films of the year, aided by extraordinary
pacing from an accomplished director and an unforgettable cast of characters.
It's New Year's Eve at the Hotel Avanti; the place is in panic mode. Not
only is there an award ceremony and countdown party, but also guests to
greet, entertainment to organize, call girls to deal with... and an escaped
duck running around. Plus more. Don't think about it... if you like screwball
comedies, don't miss this award-winning masterpiece from director Mitani.
Japanese Import; widescreen (1.85:1), uncut (120 min.) version in DVD
encoded for ALL REGIONS NTSC, playable on any American DVD machine;
in Japanese language with removable English or Japanese subtitles.