The Long Excuse
2016 ‧ Drama ‧ 2h 4m
Initial release: September 9, 2016
Director: Miwa Nishikawa
Distributed by: Asmik Ace
A recently widowed writer whose wife died in a bus crash comes to terms with his grief, or lack of it, in caring for the children of a working man who also ...
After his wife dies in a bus accident, a man rashly volunteers to take care of the children of a man who also lost his wife in the crash.
Writer: Miwa Nishikawa
'The Long Excuse' Review - Variety
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Sep 21, 2016 · In “The Long Excuse,” Masahiro Motoki — star of the Oscar-winning “Departures” — makes a startling comeback as a novelist who discovers his ...
When egotistical celebrity writer and cheating husband Sachio (Masahiro Motoki, Departures) loses his loyal wife (Eri Fukatsu) to a tragic bus accident, he ...
Based on a book by writer – director Miwa Nishikawa, a recently widowed writer whose wife died in a bus crash comes to terms with his grief, or lack of it, ...
The Long Excuse (2016) directed by Miwa Nishikawa ... - Letterboxd
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A recently widowed writer whose wife died in a bus crash comes to terms with his grief—or lack of it—in caring for the children of a working man who also ...
'The Long Excuse' ('Nagai iiwake'): Film Review | TIFF 2016
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Sep 19, 2016 · Two newly bereaved widowers bond over their shared grief in The Long Excuse, a sardonic Japanese drama with leavening moments of dark comedy.