This thought-provoking science fiction film from Japan delves into the mysteries of Japanese culture with its provocative story of an astronaut who agrees to have himself cloned as a safeguard-of sorts-against his death. After he does perish duringa mission in space, his clone suffers a mysterious breakdown, tormented by hazy and upsetting memories. Mitsuhiro Oikawa, Eri Ishida star. 110 min. Widescreen; Soundtrack: Japanese; Subtitles: English; "making of" featurette. In Japanese with English subtitles.