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Manbiki kazoku

Manbiki kazoku is a movie starring Lily Franky, Sakura Andô, and Kirin Kiki. A family of small-time crooks take in a child they find outside in the cold.

Other Titles
Bolti tolvajok, Obiteljske veze, Somos una familia, Un affare di famiglia, Un asunto de familia, Vagiliautojai, Shoplifters - Familienbande, Shoplifters, Zloději, Assunto de Família, Shoplifters: Uma Família de Pequenos Ladrões, Ha'mishpakha Shelly, 小偷家族, Arakçılar, Tatiči, O afacere de familie, Poevargad, Kẻ Trộm Siêu Thị, Shoplifters - perhesalaisuuksia, Un asunto de família, Złodziejaszki, Zagleni, Kradljivci, 万引き家族, Κλέφτες Καταστημάτων, Une affaire de famille
Running Time
2 hours 1 minutes
480p, 720p, 1080p, 2K, 4K
Crime, Drama
Hirokazu Koreeda
Hirokazu Koreeda, Hirokazu Koreeda
Mayu Matsuoka, Lily Franky, Sakura Andô, Kirin Kiki
Audio Languages
English, Deutsch, Français, Italiano, Español, Svenska, Gaeilge, Nederlands
日本語, Čeština, Tiếng Việt, Português, 한국어, Australia, Filipino, हिन्दी

A Japanese couple stuck with part-time jobs and hence inadequate incomes avail themselves of the fruits of shoplifting to make ends meet. They are not alone in this behaviour. The younger and the older of the household are in on the act. The unusual routine is about to change from care-free and matter-of-fact to something more dramatic, however, as the couple open their doors to a beleaguered young girl. The reasons for the family's habit and their motivations come under the microscope.

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Frank M.

I was very impressed with this film. I love director/writer Keiichi Kawamura, and I also love the music. This film is a wonderful blend of drama and music. It is also very graphic, and has violence that is disturbing. I also loved the colors of the film. The art direction, cinematography, and production design are also beautiful. The film is about a group of eight people who are survivors of a man-made disaster. The man-made disaster is caused by a gigantic earthquake that had swept across the Japanese coast, and the survivors were forced to live in this underground bunker. I love this film, and I can't wait to watch it again. If you're into dark and depressing films, then you should definitely check this out. You will not be disappointed.

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I was lucky enough to catch this film on cable. It was originally a tv movie, but the studio decided to release it as a movie. A unique feature of this film is the constant use of narration. The script keeps moving around to make the viewer question the events, but with each new point in the story, you are struck by how important the narration is to the story. The dialogue is amazing, with some great moments that you will never forget. This is a very original film, and I believe will be remembered as a great film. It is also a very clever film, with many great ideas. The idea of the narrator is very interesting, and I'm not sure that it has been done before. If you are a film fan, this film is one that you will definitely want to check out.

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This film is a great tribute to the war effort. It shows how many people died and how people came together in one place to help others. We all know that there were times in the 60's when a person would say "I just can't help it". This film is so real that I felt like I was there. There were no special effects or music to make the movie more interesting. The movie is powerful and it tells the story well. It was made on a very low budget and it shows. The acting is good but it isn't amazing. It's what you would expect from a film like this. But it is a movie and I think it was great and worth seeing.

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Hannah G.

I am very surprised by the reviews of this movie. It is an interesting movie, full of beautiful dialogue, it is a must watch for everyone. This movie is a full of a lot of emotions, a strong and strong man, a man that fights and loses, but never give up. The fight scenes are very interesting and some scenes are very hard to watch, because the sound is very loud, but I think that is the best way to see this movie. The movie is also very interesting because of the story, I think it is more real than any other movie. I also like the idea that in a situation like this, the man does not show his emotions and tries to be calm, that is something that I think the people that like this movie will like, because it is also a very deep story. I think this movie is a must watch for everyone, because it is a very important movie for people who love cinema, because I think it is a good movie for everyone. I think it is one of the best movies that I have ever seen.

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Andrew Stanley

It's pretty obvious that this film is going to appeal to a lot of people. I'm a sucker for the psychological thriller, and it seems to be a favourite genre of director Ryohei Wakayama. It's just that, because this is one of the more unusual movies of his I've seen. This movie has no such problems. The story is pretty simple, although it does have twists and turns. In fact, it's a very simple story, but the film is so well made that you can't help but feel like you've got a lot of depth. The actors are very believable and they really make you believe that they're in a situation where they're so desperate that they're willing to do anything. The film is full of character development and the characters are very well written. The dialog is also very well written, and there's nothing bad about the voice-overs. All in all, the movie is one of the most original, and best films of the year. There's no doubt in my mind that this is one of the best films of the year. I definitely recommend this film, and I would love to see more of Wakayama's work.

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Andrew Perkins

I'm not sure if I really appreciated the movie until I was a teenager. But when I watched it a few months later I realized that it had truly changed my view on life. This movie is a great insight into the daily lives of a working class family. It is not for the weak of heart, but I found it deeply moving. The father is a local thug who beats his wife, the mother is abused and the son is quite the carefree guy. When the son is attacked by a homeless man on the street, he is simply too scared to do anything about it. He doesn't speak up. He's too embarrassed. He just waits and waits for help. The violence, the abuse, the abuse, the abuse. I'm not saying it's a "watch this movie if you haven't" movie. I think that if you are to watch it, you have to understand the society it is a part of and that the way it is portrayed is not uncommon. I think it is an excellent movie. I have a copy of it and I always watch it.

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Ethan M.

The Director of this movie took this great idea and expanded it into a beautiful experience. The movie was able to grab the audience's attention from the beginning, and the final scene was an incredible experience. There was never a dull moment in this movie, and the scenes did not make sense in the least. The cinematography in this movie was amazing, and I think this movie will be remembered for a long time. There were many scenes that I could not stop thinking about, and I have to thank the Director for making me think about them. The movie was very emotional, and the ending was just as I expected. I am looking forward to watching this movie again, and I will be sure to catch up with it soon. Overall, I would definitely recommend this movie to anyone, and I will definitely be adding this movie to my collection.

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Cynthia T.

This film is remarkable in the sense that it has been overlooked by the public, and most of the people I know have never even heard of it. I've seen it twice and I'm still trying to figure out why. As I watched it the second time, I realized that it is an outstanding film in a number of ways. First, the cinematography, it is extremely beautiful, and the use of slow-motion is fantastic. The camera work and the way that it is shot is the one that I really enjoy. The acting, although not stellar, is pretty good. The plot, although not completely original, is very interesting and not just a plot, but also a concept. The way the characters are presented is also amazing. The characters in this film all have interesting things to them. The second time I watched the film, I felt as if I knew these characters better. The performances by the characters were very believable. The sound in this film is very well done, and the music is also great. In this film, there are no cliche's. Everything in this film is important to the plot. The characters are complex and the plot is extremely complex. This is not a movie that is for everyone, and I think that is a good thing. This film is really unique and I think that it is underrated. The plot in this film is very deep and very interesting. I would highly recommend this film. I also highly recommend that you watch this film two more times, and you will be able to understand it even more. I'm giving it a 9/10.

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This film is highly recommended for anyone who wants to see a film about death. It is an extremely well made film. The camera work is superb and the film is told in a very slow paced way. It does a good job at showing the shock and terror of the situation. I highly recommend this film to anyone who is into Japan films, and for those who like to see a film about death.

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Johnny C.

Before I discuss the film, I will just say that I am very much a fan of Tetsuo Nagai and I must say that I enjoyed this film immensely. I will not go into much detail about the plot because this will spoil it for some of you. I will say that this film is very well made and the cinematography is very well done. I thought the acting was very good and the story is very interesting and well told. I thought the dialogue was superb. I really enjoyed this film and I would recommend this film to anyone who likes action movies and documentaries. It is definitely a must see!

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I saw this film a few weeks ago, and as I mentioned earlier, I'm no expert on the politics of the time. I do know that the film is well made, with great performances and a superb story. I just wish that they could have been a little more fleshed out. I liked how the story unfolded, I like how the lead character was built up, I liked how he was able to give up on his wife and live with her. I like the scene where he and the girl stand in front of the statue of a poet and his son and tells the poet to "tell me something", then he tells him to give him the secrets of the universe. But that's about it. There were a couple of scenes that I felt should have been fleshed out more, and in one of the scenes, I felt that the main character's first wife had gotten too close to him and became his girlfriend. If that was the case, why did he have to leave her for the second wife? It wasn't until the end of the movie when he decided to live with his second wife that he finally let go of his first wife. I can understand if the director had to give a bit of a backstory on the first wife, but it would have been nice to know why she was still there. It would have given the viewer some more context. Another thing that I didn't like about the movie was that I felt like there was no payoff. If I'm honest, I thought that it would be a lot more satisfying to see him live with his first wife, but in the end, I just felt that it wasn't satisfying. I have seen other movies that I thought were better, but this one was just okay. I would have liked to have seen more of the countryside, but it's not the same as a full length film. The acting was great, and the directing was also very good. I think it was a very good film and I hope that it gets a wider release.

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Jordan Brown

This movie is so bad that it makes you laugh. At least for me. I'm not saying this is the best movie ever made, but it is very funny. It has many jokes and a lot of scenes that make you laugh, especially the ones that relate to the revenge. It's not very serious, but it's very funny. I don't recommend it for anyone who is too mature, or for those who are not well-trained actors. It is just a movie that you can have a good time with, and you will be happy that you did.

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Grace Chavez

This film is a good example of how a man, for whom his life is not on the line, can be so torn between loyalty and his duty as a policeman. This man is Taro Takahashi, a man who loves his job, but at the same time, has a strong sense of loyalty towards his colleagues. I think he is a good example of how to break the mould and make a good film. This film is in Japanese with English subtitles, but you can still follow the story. The way Takahashi sees the world and how he feels about it, are very interesting to watch. This is a very interesting film to watch, with interesting characters and interesting ideas. Overall, I would give this film a 9/10. Watch it!

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Just came back from watching this movie, and really couldn't wait to see it. Not only is it an excellent movie, but it is also an extremely moving movie. I feel the same way about the ending of Reservoir Dogs. This movie also had a great cast. It was shot beautifully and the director did a fantastic job with the camera. I don't think I have ever seen a movie where the camera work was so awesome. I was blown away by this movie, and was totally hooked by the first ten minutes. I am usually not one to write a review on a movie, but this was an extremely important movie for me. I feel this movie should be nominated for best picture and I feel the Academy should give it that award. This movie should be nominated for a lot more than that. This movie is a true masterpiece and I hope the Academy gives it that award.

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Johnny Mills

It is a shame that some Japanese anime fans don't get to see this movie, but if you do, you will be a very satisfied person. It is one of the best movies I have seen in my life. It has a great story line, great music, and great action. If you like anime, you should see it. It is a great movie to watch with a good Japanese friends.

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A very clever, well executed movie about the effects of a "wave of cultural imperialism" - and its relation to the war on terror in the Middle East. As an orientalist, I was reminded of the early Japanese flicks "Koi no koshoku" and "Senshu takai" - both films about Japanese culture being invaded by foreigners. One of the things that made the films more effective was the deliberate casting of foreigners in the leading roles. And "Kurogami senritsu" was far superior to the two "infidel" movies that followed. At the beginning, the movie is a bit slow and meandering. The lack of an intriguing narrative makes the movie a bit disappointing, but it's still well worth seeing. The performances are brilliant, and the story is very original. The anti-war message is also well expressed. In fact, the movie is a bit too much of a political statement. There is too much of a "massage" between the narrative and the characters. But it still is a very good movie. I give it a 9 out of 10.

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Amy Butler

I'm very surprised that this movie doesn't get much praise. It's one of the few films of its genre that I didn't have an emotional reaction to, yet was a very rewarding experience. The story of this movie is very well crafted and is a very impressive story. The direction is superb and the acting is superb. Even though I didn't have any emotional reaction to the story, I was engrossed in the characters and was really drawn into the story. I highly recommend this film, but don't expect too much. This is a story about a war between two nations, and the characters in this story are the main characters. Some people may say that the film is too slow, but it's not. There is a lot of background and information that is never really brought up. The characters have so much depth and personality that you never get to know them well enough to care about them. There are some big battles in this movie that I will probably never forget, but there are also many small battles. There are some parts of the film that are very slow, but if you can get over that, you will really enjoy the film.

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There is a good reason why the French film industry hasn't been able to make movies like this in the past. The only thing that has ever been shown on screen in French cinema is the terrible, cheap-looking, and incredibly boring "meteor-crackling" scenes. The movie "Shabaka", which I've already seen, uses this technique very well. In "Elle", however, a scene with a teacher that tells her students that they should have some respect for the teacher and her work is actually very beautiful. I think the only reason that people should still go to see this movie is because it's in French and the English subtitles aren't that bad. And that's why I say that the movie is a masterpiece. The only thing that the movie has that "The Americans" (the film that started the French-American rivalry) doesn't have is the beautiful, tragic love story that takes place between a woman who can't be with another man because of her religious beliefs. If it was in English, it would be an excellent film to show to kids who are thinking about becoming a man. But, since it's in French, it's just a good film for the adults.

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I must say I have been a huge fan of Yamada since "The Last Samurai" and I have always been fascinated by his films. There are some films I haven't seen until recently and while watching "Manbiki kazoku" I was amazed at how Yamada manages to capture the essence of the movie in a very short amount of time. This film is very realistic in the way that it portrays the aftermath of war and the emotional impact it had on the people and the time that they were in. Yamada uses the camera to portray the inner feelings of the characters and how they are affected by the war and the violence that is put upon them. Yamada is a director who uses his camera to express the emotions that are within his characters. He uses the camera to capture the feeling of the people that are fighting and to show them what their lives are like. It is very realistic and it is very inspiring. I have to admit that I have been getting a lot of complaints about the film because I feel that some people are saying that it is too long. I personally think that the film is very fast paced and I feel that the director is saying to his audience that you should not be afraid because he is telling you that you are going to be in a very violent and bloody film. I feel that this is exactly what Yamada is doing in the film and it is very unique. I feel that I have been telling people that I would like to see the film and they say that they don't want to see it because they are afraid of violence. I am a person who has experienced war and I have to say that the film is very realistic in the way that it shows the violence that is put upon the people and the lives that they have to endure. The director is very realistic about the feelings that people are going through in the film and how they are affected. I have to say that I was extremely impressed with this film. I feel that it is one of the best films that I have ever seen. I highly recommend this film to people who are interested in watching a film about war and the emotion that it brings.

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Christine P.

I'm very pleased that I found this movie. It's a good movie. The director decided to do an independent movie with a strong theme. The director thought that he could make a great movie without any budget. I think that the movie is really good. The director has been doing a lot of movies and he does this one very well. The movie is about a young man and his friend. He comes to Italy with his friend and they meet a girl. The girl and the friend become friends. After the movie, the boy and the girl run away together. They have to go to the big city. The director wanted to make a movie about the way that people do things. This movie is a great movie. The director did a really good job. I really liked this movie.

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Ronald Bradley

I saw the movie in English, but the subtitled version was very difficult to follow. I didn't know the director's name, and I'm a fan of Korean films. I saw it just to see what all the fuss was about. I found it an interesting film. There are very few films I know of that are like this one. The main character is very unlikeable, but you can't help but like him. He's like the opposite of every other character. He's a very funny guy, and I found that I wanted to root for him. The story is really good, but sometimes it's too long. It's quite good to watch the movie, but don't take it too seriously.

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James B.

Yasuhiro Ogata's 'Hata-San' is a documentary-style film, and it's based on the book 'Awe of a Child' by James Nachtwey. Set in Japan during the WWII years, it depicts the devastating effects of the war on the country. While the film is based on Nachtwey's book, it was actually shot by Ogata himself, who has a distinct documentary style to his filmmaking. The camera never moves or moves in a linear fashion, it's as if the camera is always on the subject of the film. This style makes the film more realistic and interesting than some of the Hollywood-style documentaries that were shot during the same period. I recommend this film to anyone who wants to learn more about the war. It's a film that you should be able to get your hands on.