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2 hr. min.

Plot Summary
Ryota learns that his biological son was switched at birth with the boy he has raised, and he must make a life-impacting decision between his two sons.

Cast: Machiko Ono , Yoko Maki , Lily Franky , Jun Fubuki , Kirin Kiki , Jun Kunimura , Masaharu Fukuyama , Shôgen Hwang

Director: Hirokazu Koreeda

Genres: Drama

Distributor: IFC Films

Like Father, Like Son (2013)

Release Date: January 17th, 2014|2 hr. min.

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  • 75
    Walter Addiego San Francisco Chronicle

    The director takes an unpromising premise - the switched-at-birth plot - and gives us something that's touching and unexpected. show more

  • 80
    Joe Morgenstern Wall Street Journal

    Like Father, Like Son has still more on its mind — a vision of a Japan in which work will be balanced with leisure and love. show more

  • 60
    New York Daily News

    The child performances are stellar, though most striking is how the film’s sympathies spread to everyone. show more

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