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THE WHISPERING STAR (2016) Movie Trailer & Poster: Sion Sono’s New Sci-Fi Flick

The Whispering Star Trailer & Poster

The Whispering Star Movie Trailer and Poster. Sion Sono‘s The Whispering Star (2016) movie trailer stars Kenji EndoYûto Ikeda and Megumi KagurazakaThe Whispering Star‘s plot synopsis: “A feminine android delivers packages to the scattered humans in the galaxy. With years to spare the android and us have time to contemplate what it is to be human.”

According to FirstShowing, “A trailer has debuted online for one of the latest Sion Sono films, titled The Whispering Star. It already played at the Toronto Film Festival last fall, and Rome Film Festival, but has no release date yet. The film is about a female android that delivers packages to people around the galaxy on a floating Japanese house. Sono’s wife, actress Megumi Kagurazaka, stars as Yoko, the robot deliverywoman who starts to wonder what it means to be human.”

Take a look at the movie poster before checking out the trailer below!

The Whispering Star Poster

Here’s a more detailed plot synopsis, courtesy of FirstShowing: “A spaceship shaped like a Japanese bungalow careens through the galaxy. It carries a humanoid robot named Yoko (Megumi Kagurazaka), a sort of interstellar UPS delivery person. Her job is simple: to distribute packages to human beings scattered across sundry planets. But with so much spare time between deliveries, Yoko begins to wonder what’s in those packages. The Whispering Star is both written & directed by acclaimed Japanese filmmaker Sion Sono, of many films previously including Love Exposure,Cold Fish, Why Don’t You Play in Hell?, Tokyo Tribe and Shinjuku Swan most recently. This first premiered at TIFF 2015, and also played the Rome Film Festival and Tokyo FILMeX. No US release has been set yet.”

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Sources: FirstShowing, IMDb

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I grew up in Hamburg to a German father and Ecuadorian mother. Obsessive student of film, Hip-Hop, and stand-up comedy. I love the dark dreambox that is the cinema auditorium. I love mountains and the ocean, but am equally exhilarated by the jungle of the city. I hope to one day create something that hits someone in the brain with thunderous effect.

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