Tokyo Tower

Japan Release: 2005
Running Time:
126 minutes

Tokyo Tower


Japanese Title

tokyo tower 東京タワー
[Tokyo Tawa]

Distributor: Production:

Toho
NTV / Dentsu / J Storm / Tokyo FM / Nippon Shuppan Hanbai / Bop / Avanti Communications

Toru Kojima and Koji Ohara are two bachelors in modern-day Tokyo seeking relationships with older women. Toru has been secretly seeing Shifumi for three years, and Koji starts an affair with Kimiko. Both women are unhappily married. Their relationships carry on into the new year, by which point Toru is falling deeply in love with Shifumi, and Koji is starting to regret his association with Kimiko.

Live Action

Box Office - Stock Footage - DVDs - CDs - Pictures - Background - Concept Art - Cut Scenes - Reviews

Titles

International Title

-

Initial US Title

-
US Distributor: - / Time: -

Alternate Titles

Tokyo Tower
[Literal translation]

 


Staff

Cast

Directed by Takashi Minamoto
Writing credits Takashi Minamoto, Kaori Eguni
Produced by Seiji Okuda
Music by Hajime Mizoguchi
Cinematography by Kazuki Hakama
Film Editing by Mototaka Kusakabe
Assistant Director Yannick Fauchier, Mathieu Howlett
Toru Kojima Junichi Okada
Shifumi Asano Hitomi Kuroki
Koji Ohara Jun Matsumoto
Kimiko Kawano Shinobu Terajima
Asano, Shifumi's Husband Goro Kishitani
Kawano, Kimiko's Husband Hiroyuki Miyasako
Hashimoto Kento Handa
Yoshida Aya Hirayama
Yuri, Koji's Girlfriend Rosa Yang Kato
Yoko Kojima, Toru's Mother Kimiko Yo
- Shelley Sweeney
- Mylene Demongeot

Posters



Box Office

Release Date: January 15th, 2005 (Japan)
Opening Weekend: $1,754,495 (Japan, 213 Theaters)
Total: ¥1,630,000,000 / $16,000,000 (Japan, Rough Figure)

DVDs and Blu-rays

Japan Region 2 Tokyo Tower: Normal Edition Bop (2005)
Japan Region 2 Tokyo Tower: Premium Edition Bop (2005)

Background and Trivia

  • Based on the 2001 romance novel Tokyo Tower by author Kaori Eguni

Reviews

Patrick Galvan Star Rating
June 1, 2016