Top 11 Perfect Blue Movie Details

While searching the internet for Perfect Blue 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.

At the moment the train passes a sign with lights that seems to repeat the word "Lotus", Virtual Mima appears. Lotus can symbolize detachment and purity in Asian culture, which fits with Mima as a character and her situation where she is detached from reality.
At the moment the train passes a sign with lights that seems to repeat the word "Lotus", Virtual Mima appears. Lotus can symbolize detachment and purity in Asian culture, which fits with Mima as a character and her situation where she is detached from reality.
The Double Bind movie shows a case of a murder with a character mentioning this is the fifth victim. The very screenwriter of the film is revealed to be dead on the fifth floor of the studio.
The Double Bind movie shows a case of a murder with a character mentioning this is the fifth victim. The very screenwriter of the film is revealed to be dead on the fifth floor of the studio.

Hidden Details

1 - We see a scene where 2 agents argue what Mima should do with her life and Mima is too afraid to speak up. When she seems she is about to, it transitions to Mima singing where she says:"Hold on a moment", hinting she stopped herself from talking and she didn't speak up for herself.
We see a scene where 2 agents argue what Mima should do with her life and Mima is too afraid to speak up. When she seems she is about to, it transitions to Mima singing where she says:"Hold on a moment", hinting she stopped herself from talking and she didn't speak up for herself.
1 - Everytime (besides the scenes in Mima's room) Mima is in a red area, Virtual Mima appears.
Everytime (besides the scenes in Mima's room) Mima is in a red area, Virtual Mima appears.
1 - You can see a picture of fishes in the photographer's apartment. Fishes are one of the most iconic things in the film. Also, that both fishes and images of them are only present in Mima's room.
You can see a picture of fishes in the photographer's apartment. Fishes are one of the most iconic things in the film. Also, that both fishes and images of them are only present in Mima's room.
1 - When the car get inside a tunnel, you can see that the tissue coming out of the box behind Mima suddenly haves blood on it when before, it wasn't there at all and it is never shown either of them using it or anything at this moment of the film.
When the car get inside a tunnel, you can see that the tissue coming out of the box behind Mima suddenly haves blood on it when before, it wasn't there at all and it is never shown either of them using it or anything at this moment of the film.
1 - Mima says some lyrics at the very moment it shows Me Mania that fits in to his motivation of killing for Pop Idol Mima and foreshadows him becoming responsible for the assaults and deaths of later on in the film. It also shows he will do this as a way of getting her attention.
Mima says some lyrics at the very moment it shows Me Mania that fits in to his motivation of killing for Pop Idol Mima and foreshadows him becoming responsible for the assaults and deaths of later on in the film. It also shows he will do this as a way of getting her attention.
1 - A paper says that a CHAM hater was left in critical stage due to a hit-and-run by Me Mania and later in the film, we see a dream of Mima where she "dies" by being run over. Reincorporating it, showing Mima still remembers it and it's imagining that fate in the hands of Me-Mania.
A paper says that a CHAM hater was left in critical stage due to a hit-and-run by Me Mania and later in the film, we see a dream of Mima where she "dies" by being run over. Reincorporating it, showing Mima still remembers it and it's imagining that fate in the hands of Me-Mania.

" you can track Mima's breakdown by the progressively messier state of her room

1 - Virtual Mima unfinished sentence seems to continue with the lyrics of the Cham concert. If we combined them, it would say:"What everyone wants is... ...read comic books instead of hard books...." Like a sort of message.
Virtual Mima unfinished sentence seems to continue with the lyrics of the Cham concert. If we combined them, it would say:"What everyone wants is... ...read comic books instead of hard books...." Like a sort of message.
Perfect Blue poster
Perfect Blue poster

Perfect Blue Plot: A retired pop singer turned actress' sense of reality is shaken when she is stalked by an obsessed fan and seemingly a ghost of her past.

I am pretty sure that you've watched Perfect Blue, 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 Perfect Blue and will watch it online, download or stream it again and again.

Genre Animation, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Director Satoshi Kon
Main Actors Junko Iwao, Rica Matsumoto, Shinpachi Tsuji, Masaaki Ôkura
IMDB score 8.0