Takeshis'

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Original title タケシズ
Category Comedy, Drama
UK Release Date
Production year 2005
Production Country
Directors Takeshi Kitano
Cast Takeshi Kitano, Kotomi Kyôno, Kayoko Kishimoto, Ren Osugi, Susumu Terajima, Tetsu Watanabe, Akihiro Miwa, Naomasa Musaka, Kôichi Ueda, Kanji Tsuda, Makoto Ashikawa, Tamotsu Ishibashi, Toshi, Tadanobu Asano, Beat Kiyoshi
Distributor Curzon Artificial Eye

Synopsis

Beat Takeshi lives the busy, and sometimes surreal, life of a show biz celebrity. But his blond lookalike named Kitano, a shy convenience store cashier, is still an unknown actor waiting for his big break. After crossing paths with Beat and a series of frustrating auditions, Kitano seems to mysteriously fall into a fantasy state highlighted by aspects of Beat's real life and violent onscreen persona…