Charlotte: I just don’t know what I’m supposed to be.

Lost in Translation (2003)

Recent reading heavily skewed by translation as well as works by women.

So what do Charlotte (Scarlett Johansson) and Bob Harris (Bill Murray) have in common as the central characters in Sophia Coppola’s Lost in Translation (2003)?

Quite a great deal despite the significant age difference — disillusionment about marriage (Charlotte young and newly married while Bob…