Everything you need to understand or teach Lost in Translation (film) by Sofia Coppola.
Summary and Analysis
Lost in Translation is the story of two wanderers meeting to regain purpose in their lives. It begins in Tokyo's International Airport as Bob Harris, a past-his-prime movie star, leaves and goes to his hotel. He arrives at the hotel to a big welcome and receives a note from his wife that he forgot his son's birthday.
In Bob's room, he sits quietly on his bed and watches television before going out for dinner. A couple of guys recognize Bob, and they begin talking to him. In his bed, Bob lays there exhausted until his fax machine begins printing, and he receives a message asking for help putting together a bookcase.
In the next room, two newlyweds enjoy themselves. The girl, Charlotte, is awake, so she gets up. Bob wakes up soon after and showers. Charlotte's husband gets a call and goes to work...