2002 Click to see full answer. Similarly, it is asked, how old was Scarlett Johansson when she made Lost in Translation?Scarlett Johansson was 17 years old at the time of filming and 18 when the film was released.Similarly, what does Bill Murray say to Scarlett Johansson at the end of Lost in Translation? So the film is actually just Murray’s character seeing “reminders of the hell he puts Charlotte through” and deciding she’s better without him. That’s why at the end, “he whispers to her that John is not good enough for her and that she should live a free and happy life on her own.” Regarding this, where did they film Lost in Translation? “Lost in Translation” was almost entirely shot in Tokyo’s two loudest and most colorful districts, Shinjuku and Shibuya. Shinjuku, a large business and entertainment district around Japan’s busiest railway station, is the location of the Park Hyatt Tokyo, the hotel where Bob and Charlotte stay and meet each other.Who is lost in translation based on?There have been all the rumors that Giovanni Ribisi’s character is based on your husband at the time, Spike Jonze, and that Anna Faris’s character is based on Cameron Diaz. The character of the actress was based on a bunch of people—just that type.