The Family Game (Kazoku gêmu)
The Family Game (Kazoku gêmu) (1983)

Co-produced by the Art Theatre of Japan, The Family Game explores the coming-of-age (so to speak) of a traditional Japanese family. Ichirota Miyagawa is the youngest member of a clan that dwells in a house so small you virtually have to go… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: June 4, 1983
DVD Release Date: September 12, 2006
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Vincent Canby
New York Times

The Family Game is not always easy to follow, but it's almost always funny and, from the opening shots until the last, it's a visual adventure.

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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Japanese black comedy about the dynamics of home life.

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