Lost in Translation Film Summary & Analysis

Sofia Coppola
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Themes

Need for Others

Both Charlotte and Bob have been living their lives apart from their families and friends. They spend little time thinking about others or really caring what's going on with family and friends. With Charlotte's husband gone all the time and Bob's wife so far away, neither realizes what they've been missing until they find each other.

Bob and Charlotte meet as they live in the same hotel while he's there on business and she's with her husband as he travels in the area for business. They innocently meet at the bar, where they are two of the only Americans. Over the weeks, Bob and Charlotte become extremely close. Although they never have a physical affair, they do become emotionally involved as they learn that they can no longer live boring, frustrating lives on their own.

Finding Your Way Through Life

Everyone has a...

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