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A.k.a.
Shoplifters
Year
2018
Runtime
121 min.
Director
Hirokazu Koreeda
Genres
Crime, Drama
Rating *
8.0
Votes *
1,727
Checks
2,791
Favs
379
Dislikes
11
Favs/checks
13.6% (1:7)
Favs/dislikes
34:1
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  1. lekast's avatar

    lekast

    Once again Kore-Eda brings us in a japan family life. You could think "well, another one"...but each time he makes us explore all the desired and undesired bounds that human can create. We are struggling with our own emotions observing these people trying to survive in a modern society which excludes them. and , once again, it is a master piece. 2 years ago
  2. jacob_john's avatar

    jacob_john

    Beautifully shot and narrated. One of the year's best for me. 2 years 1 month ago
  3. Andrewski's avatar

    Andrewski

    What an amazing flurry of emotions here. It’s all about family, even though the characters are barely related, if at all. And while they live in squalor you can see how good they have it. You even relate to them on a fundamental level.

    [spoiler]And then, when the house of cards tumbles down, and you see how (pretty objectively) everything was terrible, and the adults are kind of terrible, you still aren’t sure any of them has landed in a better place. Because the place they had was each other, and they all more or less chose that place.
    1 year ago
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  1. This movie ranks #79 in A.V. Club's The Best Movies of the 2010s
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  2. This movie ranks #91 in Rotten Tomatoes's Top 100 Movies of All Time
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  3. This movie ranks #91 in Cannes Film Festival - Palme d'Or
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  4. This movie ranks #298 in TSPDT's 21st Century's Most Acclaimed Films
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  5. This movie ranks #322 in Academy Award - Best International Feature Film Nominees
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