‘Shoplifters’ Review: Japanese Family Drama Will Steal Your Heart

‘Shoplifters’ Review: Japanese Family Drama Will Steal Your Heart Delicate business is being transacted in this soft-spoken, cinematic treasure from Hirokazu Kore-eda, the Japanese master behind films like Nobody Knows, Like Father, Like Son and After the Storm. ...

‘Shoplifters’ Review: Dir. Kore-eda Hirokazu (2018)

Shoplifters review: Writer/director Kore-eda Hirokazu’s Palme D’or winner slips quietly into selected cinemas this week, a low key arrival for such a prestigious title but one that that’s remarkably ...

Shoplifters Movie Review

Shoplifters (Manbiki Kazoku) Magnolia Pictures Reviewed by: Harvey Karten Director: Kore-eda Hirokazu Screenwriter: Kore-eda Hirokazu Cast: Lily Franky, Ando Sakura, Matsuoka Mayu, Kiki Kilin, Jyo ...

Movie Review – Shoplifters (2018)

Shoplifters, 2018. Written and Directed by Hirokazu Kore-eda. Starring Lily Franky, Sakura Ando, Mayu Matsuoka, Kirin Kiki, Jyo Kairi, Miyu Sasaki, Sosuke Ikematsu, Chizuru Ikewaki, Akira Emoto, ...

‘Shoplifters’ Clip: Family Reacts To Disturbing News In Kore-eda’s Palme D’Or Winner

Exclusive: From veteran filmmaker Hirokazu Kore-eda, family drama Shoplifters is Japan’s submission for the Foreign Language Oscar race this year. Ahead of Magnolia Pictures’ release of the Palme d’Or ...

‘Shoplifters’ Trailer: Palme d’Or-Winning Japanese Drama Spotlights A Struggling Family’s Heartbreak

‘Shoplifters’ Trailer: Palme d’Or-Winning Japanese Drama Spotlights A Struggling Family’s Heartbreak We’ve all heard the adage that “you can’t choose your family.” But a character in the latest film from Hirokazu Kore-Eda begs to differ: “Sometimes it’s better to choose your own family.” Here is the ...

2018 Palme d’Or Winner ‘Shoplifters’ Picked Up For The UK

Shoplifters, the winner of the 2018 Palme d’Or at the Cannes film festival, has been picked up for UK release through distributor Thunderbird Releasing. Lily Franky, Ando Sakura, Matsuoka Mayu, Kiki ...

Shoplifters Review – Cannes 2018

Hirokazu Kore-eda is a regular at the Cannes Film Festival, with many of his gems screening here over the years. So would Shoplifters live up to our expectations? Abso-blinking-lutely. The story ...

Cannes Review: Hirokazu Kore-eda’s ‘Shoplifters’ Finds Empathy and Grace In the Lives of Petty Criminals

With Like Father Like Son (2013), Our Little Sister (2015), and After the Storm (2016) all premiering one after the other at the Cannes film festival and The Third Murder getting a berth last autumn ...

‘Shoplifters’ Review: Kore-eda Hirokazu Returns With a Heart-Shattering Drama About Love and Theft — Cannes 2018

‘Shoplifters’ Review: Kore-eda Hirokazu Returns With a Heart-Shattering Drama About Love and Theft — Cannes 2018 Osamu and his wife Nobuyo can’t afford to have sex anymore. Middle-aged and marginally employed, the Shibata couple is crammed into a ramshackle apartment on the outskirts of Tokyo, along with a ...

Cannes Film Review: ‘Shoplifters’ (Manbiki Kazoku)

Cannes Film Review: ‘Shoplifters’ (Manbiki Kazoku) Depicting a non-conventional Japanese family that survives by running petty scams, Hirokazu Koreeda’s modern day Oliver Twist story offers “poverty porn” of a most unconventional sort. On the one ...

Our 100 Most-Anticipated Films of 2018

After highlighting 50 films that we can guarantee are worth seeing this year, it’s time we venture into the unknown. Rather than regurgitating a list of dated-years-in-advance studio releases, we’ve ...

Ando Sakura, Lily Franky to star in new Kore-eda project

Ando Sakura, Lily Franky to star in new Kore-eda project Kore-eda won critical acclaim last year for crime drama The Third Murder, which premiered at Venice. Source: Hiroshi Nomura Japan’s Gaga Corp has unveiled details of Hirokazu Kore-eda’s new ...