Train Man: Densha Otoko


1h 41m 2006

Brief Synopsis

An otaku (Japanese for geek) saves a young woman from a drunken assailant on a commuter train, and instantly falls in love with her. He later receives a thank-you message and gift from the woman, and proceeds to ask his internet buddies how to go about asking her out. Encouraged by their support, "T

Film Details

MPAA Rating
NR
Genre
Adaptation
Foreign
Romantic Comedy
Release Date
2006
Distribution Company
Panasia; Toho Company Ltd.

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 41m

Synopsis

An otaku (Japanese for geek) saves a young woman from a drunken assailant on a commuter train, and instantly falls in love with her. He later receives a thank-you message and gift from the woman, and proceeds to ask his internet buddies how to go about asking her out. Encouraged by their support, "Train Man" undergoes a makeover for the first date in his life.

Film Details

MPAA Rating
NR
Genre
Adaptation
Foreign
Romantic Comedy
Release Date
2006
Distribution Company
Panasia; Toho Company Ltd.

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 41m

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Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Fall September 22, 2006

Released in United States on Video March 13, 2007

Based on the book "Train Man" by Hitori Nakano.

Released in United States on Video March 13, 2007

Released in United States Fall September 22, 2006