The traumatized survivors of a murderous bus hijacking come together and take a road trip to attempt to overcome their damaged selves. Meanwhile a serial killer is on the loose.

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Cast

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Makoto Sawai
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Kozue Tamura
Masaru Miyazaki ...
Naoki Tamura
Yôichirô Saitô ...
Akihiko
Sayuri Kokushô ...
Yumiko
Ken Mitsuishi ...
Shigeo
Gô Rijû ...
Busjack Man
Yutaka Matsushige ...
Matsuoka
Sansei Shiomi ...
Yoshiyuki Sawai
Kimie Shingyôji ...
Mito Tamura
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Yoshida
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Keiko Kôno
Yûji Nakamura ...
Hiroki Tamura
Eimei Esumi ...
Seiji Sawai
Yôko Noma ...
Kiyoko Sawai
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The traumatized survivors of a murderous bus hijacking come together and take a road trip to attempt to overcome their damaged selves. Meanwhile a serial killer is on the loose.

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29 November 2000 (France)  »

Also Known As:

Eureka  »

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$14,470 (USA) (6 May 2001)

Gross:

$46,635 (USA) (20 May 2001)
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Two of Shinji Aoyama's main influences on the film were John Ford's _The Searchers_ and the Sonic Youth album, "Daydream Nation". See more »

Quotes

Makoto Sawai: Do you think one can live only for others?
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Ghosts/First Variation
Written by Albert Ayler
Performed by Albert Ayler
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Not to fear grandeur. Superb.
20 March 2002 | by (Hamburg) – See all my reviews

I've seen EUREKA yesterday, and I really am impressed.

Along with those beautiful and sophisticated pictures in coloured black-and-white comes a great story; the movie takes both its time to roll out the plot and portrait the main characters. Each single scene is valuable, worth to be seen, contributes a lot to the whole, EUREKA is --despite its sheer enormity-- concentrated on the essentials and thus compact... and: the characters are authentic.

What else can I say? Go, see and feel it!


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