Top 4 Paprika Movie Details

While searching the internet for Paprika movie facts, I found some interesting little known details. Obscure enough that most people could miss it, I want to make you a favor by creating ordered lists with the most intriguing hidden details.

Most of them are not blatantly obvious to be observed at first sight, so take your time and read carefully. We have extensive definitions that accurately explain any behind the scene meaning or famous dialogues.

When detective Konakawa is explaining ways to shoot movies in his dream, he is dressed like famous Japanese director Akira Kurosawa
When detective Konakawa is explaining ways to shoot movies in his dream, he is dressed like famous Japanese director Akira Kurosawa

Toshimi explains that 'Pan Focus' means everything in the frame can be in focus at once. As he does this, the blurry chairs in the background slowly come into focus

Easter Eggs

Finding Easter Eggs in movies is one of my favorite hobbies. Hidden objects, characters, and their meanings are wonderful ways to discover the filmmaker's perspectives of any given movie.

  • 1 - The sign for the abandoned amusement park features characters that were to be in dir. Satoshi Kon's next film, Dreaming Machine. The film was left unfinished upon Kon's death in 2010.
    The sign for the abandoned amusement park features characters that were to be in dir. Satoshi Kon's next film, Dreaming Machine. The film was left unfinished upon Kon's death in 2010.

Hidden Details

Paprika poster
Paprika poster

Paprika Plot: When a machine that allows therapists to enter their patients' dreams is stolen, all Hell breaks loose. Only a young female therapist, Paprika, can stop it.

I am pretty sure that you've watched Paprika, maybe in a theater near you or on the small screen, but probably not many of the small details have taken your attention. Most of the previous facts are hidden for some reason, but still, there is plenty of randomly forgetten stuff that makes the movie unique and interesting. The more you know, the more fascinated you'll be about Paprika and will watch it online, download or stream it again and again.

Genre Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Director Satoshi Kon
Main Actors Megumi Hayashibara, Tôru Furuya, Kôichi Yamadera, Katsunosuke Hori
IMDB score 7.7