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7 Ratings

House on Fire

Kataku no hito

Directed by Kinji Fukasaku
Japan, 1986


This drama is based on the experiences of celebrated novelist Kazuo Dan. Kazuo Katsura (Ken Ogata) is a writer, with a wife and six children, who indulges in booze and extra-marital affairs.

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House on Fire Directed by Kinji Fukasaku

Awards & Festivals

Kinema Junpo Awards

1987 | 2 wins including: Best Supporting Actress

Awards of the Japanese Academy

1987 | 9 wins including: Best Film

1987 | 2 nominations including: Best Actress

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