Happy Hour

Jun, Akari, Sakurako and Fumi truly believe that they can confide in each other. But one day, at a party, Jun confesses that she is seeking a divorce from her husband and this information seems to upset the other three. They follow her trial as she attempts to win her case against her husband’s will.

Letterboxd

Add a review

GoWatchIt

See more films

Reviews

  • ★★★★½ review by Communicants on Letterboxd

    At various moments, I was reminded of Rivette and Yang, which is just about the highest praise a movie can get.

  • ★★★★★ review by Alex Engquist on Letterboxd

    So glad this ended up getting some sort of theatrical run and that more people are getting to see it. It's a special film. I wrote about it (and Kore-eda's Our Little Sister) for Movie Mezzanine:

    moviemezzanine.com/happy-hour-essay/

  • ★★★★ review by matt lynch on Letterboxd

    "I heard I was born because of you."

    The sound of your guts.

  • ★★★★★ review by Juvenile Cinephile on Letterboxd

    This feels like an heir to Rivette. Transfixing, enigmatic, and a ghost story while still feeling light on its toes in unpredictability and the way the characters hold to what they can even when their world reveals stifling elements of the old world.

  • ★★★★½ review by Eli Hayes on Letterboxd

    you guys

  • See all reviews

Tweets