Perfect Blue

Movie (1 ep x 78 min)
4.06 out of 5 from 8,526 votes
Rank #681

When popular pop idol Mima decided to retire from her group, Cham, and become an actress, she had no idea that one person's obsession would soon spiral out of control. With death threats, letter bombs and a forged website which details her every move, Mima finds herself slowly becoming trapped in a nightmare she can't seem to escape. With murders piling up and her mental state slowly degrading, can she discover who the culprit is, before she becomes the next victim?

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sothis's avatar by sothis on Nov 25, 2004
Score: 8/10

Set in present day (some years ago, of course), Mima is a well-loved pop idol who loves singing in Cham, a somewhat-unknown singing group who still manage to have a great deal of admirers -- as well as an expected amount of fanboy stalkers. In a career move that stumps all who know her, Mima decides to become an actress, leaving her idol lifestyle behind -- and thus the downward spiral... read more

FakirGirl's avatar by FakirGirl on Sep 16, 2010
Score: 7.5/10

Story: I did mark this down a bit because I saw one of the major twists coming very early. However, one twist did surprise me. I can't really elaborate on that, as I don't wish to spoil anything for anyone. Suffice to say that I expected this film to take an idea mentioned and go in the most obvious direction with it. I was pleasantly surprised when Perfect Blue did not fall into that trap.I LOVED how the film... read more



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