Who's Camus Anyway?
Who's Camus Anyway? (2005)

The Japanese film Who's Camus Anyway concerns a group of Tokyo college students who attempt to make a feature film called "The Bored Murderer." The film charts how the process affects everybody involved in a variety of ways.

Rated: Unrated
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DVD Release Date: December 26, 2006
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Critic Score: 86% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Kirk Honeycutt
Hollywood Reporter

Energy and comedy are in large supply in writer-director Mitsuo Yanagimachi's Who's Camus Anyway?, yet another riff on the levels of reality that occur when a cast and crew make a movie.

Leo Goldsmith
Not Coming to a Theater Near You

The Japanese propensity for faithful imitation is the focus of Yanagimachi's film, and, most of all, the imitation of life through the cinema.

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Ed Gonzalez
Slant Magazine

Who's Camus Anyway doesn't simply reflect our love for the movies, it responds to it as well.

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Doug Cummings

While it's chock full of film references, colorful characters, and social eccentricities, its true sophistication emerges gradually, posing complex questions about the roles of fantasy, identity, and volition in modern life.

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Brandon Judell
New York Theatre Wire

Imagine stapling a Hitchcock coda to "Deuce Bigalow, Male Gigolo," and you're halfway there.

John A. Nesbit
Old School Reviews

Yanagimachi's inventive film about a collegiate film school project contains tangled webs of melodramatic fun along with moments of self-reflection

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Chris Cabin

section of life, with dramatics, emotions and all the trimmings laid bare

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Stella Dallas
great fun for cinephiles