Like Asura (阿修羅のごとく, Ashura no Gotoku) is a 2003 Japanese film directed by Yoshimitsu Morita. At the 27th Japan Academy Prize it won three awards and received ten other nominations. The film is a remake of the TV mini series Ashura no Gotoku on NHK.

Like Asura
Directed byYoshimitsu Morita
Release date
  • 8 November 2003 (2003-11-08)
Running time
135 minutes

Synopsis edit

The film follows four sisters who discover that their elderly father is having an affair. When a letter is published in the newspaper detailing the affair, they try to hide it from their mother, while suspecting each other of having written it.[1]

Cast edit

Awards and nominations edit

27th Japan Academy Prize.[2]

References edit

  1. ^ "Like Asura". Toho Studios. Retrieved 2020-12-30.
  2. ^ 第27回 日本アカデミー賞 (in Japanese). Japan Academy Prize. Archived from the original on May 24, 2009. Retrieved 2009-11-05.

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