Isao Hashizume (left) and Kazuko Yoshiyuki (second from left) play a long-married couple looking at the prospect of a divorce in What a Wonderful Family! (category I: Japanese). Directed by Yoji Yamada, the film also stars Masahiko Nishimura.

Film review: What a Wonderful Family! – Tokyo Family cast in light-hearted encore

Yoji Yamada’s first comedy in over 20 years centres on what happens when grandparents decide to divorce. Strong performances and some genuinely funny vignettes enliven the film

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Isao Hashizume (left) and Kazuko Yoshiyuki (second from left) play a long-married couple looking at the prospect of a divorce in What a Wonderful Family! (category I: Japanese). Directed by Yoji Yamada, the film also stars Masahiko Nishimura.
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