Who's Camus Anyway? (2005) - Rotten Tomatoes

Who's Camus Anyway? (2005)




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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.

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Hirotaro Honda
as Professor Nakajo
Tetsuji Tamayama
as Hiroshi Nishiura
Shuji Kashiwabara
as Naoki Matsukawa
Ai Maeda
as Kiyoko Hisada
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Critic Reviews for Who's Camus Anyway?

All Critics (7) | Top Critics (1)

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.

May 20, 2005

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.

November 1, 2006 | Full Review…

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

August 22, 2006 | Rating: B | Full Review…

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

March 24, 2006 | Full Review…

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

January 19, 2006

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

October 5, 2005 | Rating: 4/5

Audience Reviews for Who's Camus Anyway?


great fun for cinephiles

Stella Dallas
Stella Dallas

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