Baburu e go!! Taimu mashin wa doramu-shiki (Bubble Fiction: Boom or Bust )
Baburu e go!! Taimu mashin wa doramu-shiki (Bubble Fiction: Boom or Bust ) (2007)

Director Yasuo Baba and screenwriter Ryoichi Kimizuka team to tell the satirical tale of a young bar hostess sent back in time to the year 1990 on a mission to save her mother and reverse a disastrous financial policy that threatens to… More

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Rated: G
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Genre: Comedy
Release Date: February 10, 2007
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Anton Bitel
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There is little subtlety in the madcap time-travel comedy, but Baba's film affords a view of the massive recessionary changes undergone by Japan in a mere two decades, while dreaming of a future return to the nation's former affluence.

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JY Skacto
Time travel. Always a great concept for a movie, in my opinion. This film actually pulls it off nicely and, in my book, will rank up there with the… More
Lesley N
Japanese sci-fi comedy as Mayumi goes back in time (via a bright yellow washing machine) to rescue her mother Mariko, who's trying to prevent present-day… More