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The Box Man

Gakuryû Ishii, 2024

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The Box Man
Kōbō Abe, 1973

The Box Man is a movie directed by Gakuryû Ishii in 2024 and based on the book of the same name by Kōbō Abe, first published in 1973. The movie features Tadanobu Asano, Masatoshi Nagase, Kôichi Satô, Ayana Shiramoto, and others.

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Storyline

A man forsakes his identity, opting instead to roam the streets of Tokyo with a sizable cardboard box covering his head. Along his journey, he encounters a diverse array of characters, each interaction revealing a new facet of the bustling city’s tapestry.

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Poster of The Box Man, the 2024 movie by Gakuryû Ishii

Year

2024

Minutes

120

Movie Rate

5.10

Source: IMDb

Movie

The Box Man

Country: Japan

Year: 2024

Length: 2h

Cover of The Box Man, the 1973 book by Kōbō Abe

Year

1973

Pages

178

Book Rate

7.22

S: Goodreads

Book

The Box Man

Country: Japan

First published in: 1973

Length: 178 pages

Genre: Fiction

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