Like Father, Like Son

"A tender poem about the ebb and flow of paternal love."
Robbie Collin, The Telegraph
"Utterly captivating"
Simon Crook, Empire
"Affecting and charming"
Peter Bradshaw, The Guardian

Synopsis

Ryota is a successful businessman who works long hours to provide for his wife and six-year-old son. But when a blood test reveals that his son and another boy were switched at birth, he must decide which son to raise as his own—an impossible decision that will teach him what it really means to be a father. "A tender poem about the ebb and flow of paternal love." Robbie Collin, THE TELEGRAPH
Original Languages: Japanese
Genre: Drama
Running Time: 120 min
Year: 2013

CREDITS

CAST
Lily Franky ()
Machiko Ono ()
Masaharu Fukuyama ()
Yoko Maki ()
DIRECTED BY
Hirokazu Kore-Eda

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PHOTOS

Hwang Shogen in Like Father, Like Son. © 2013 FUJI TELEVISION NETWORK, INC./AMUSE INC./GAGA CORPORATION. All rights reserved.
Masaharu Fukuyama in Like Father, Like Son. © 2013 FUJI TELEVISION NETWORK, INC./AMUSE INC./GAGA CORPORATION. All rights reserved.
Fukuyama Masaharu and Ono Machiko in Like Father, Like Son. © 2013 FUJI TELEVISION NETWORK, INC./AMUSE INC./GAGA CORPORATION. All rights reserved.
Director Hirokazu Koreeda. © 2013 FUJI TELEVISION NETWORK, INC./AMUSE INC./GAGA CORPORATION. All rights reserved.
Back left to right : Ono Machiko, Fukuyama Masaharu, Lily Franky, Maki Yoko Front left to right: Ninomiya Keita, Hwang Shogen © 2013 FUJI TELEVISION NETWORK, INC./AMUSE INC./GAGA CORPORATION. All rights reserved.