- Movie: A Beautiful Star
- Romaji: Utsukushii Hoshi
- Japanese: 美しい星
- Director: Daihachi Yoshida
- Writer: Yukio Mishima (novel), Seitaro Kai, Daihachi Yoshida
- Producer: Hiromi Honoki, Yutaka Suzuki
- Cinematographer: Ryuto Kondo
- Release Date: May 26, 2017
- Runtime: 127 min.
- Distributor: Gaga Corporation
- Language: Japanese
- Country: Japan
Plot Synopsis by AsianWiki Staff ©
The Osugi family consists of the father Shigeichiro Osugi (Lily Franky), mother Iyoko (Tomoko Nakajima), son Kazuo (Kazuya Kamenashi) and daughter Akiko (Ai Hashimoto). The family believes the father is from Mars, the mother is from Jupiter, the son from Mercury and the daughter from Venus. They are proud that they are aliens, but they keep their true identities a secret. Shigeichiro works as a weather forecaster, Iyoko is absorbed in her weird water business, Kazuo is a freeter and Akiko is a college student with a complex about her beauty.
The family struggle to save mankind from nuclear weapons that can destroy the world.
- Based on novel “Utsukushii Hoshi” by Yukio Mishima (published October 20, 1962 by Shinchosha).
- Filming takes place from mid-March to April, 2016 around the suburbs of Tokyo, Japan.
|Lily Franky||Kazuya Kamenashi||Tomoko Nakajima||Ai Hashimoto||Yuichi Haba|
|Shigeichiro Osugi||Kazuo Osugi||Iyoko Osugi||Akiko Osugi|
|Junya Kawashima||Shunya Itabashi||Tappei Sakaguchi||Yurie Midori||Junichi Haruta|
|Kuranosuke Sasaki||Muto Shinpei||Mariko Akama||Kisetsu Fujiwara||Ryuya Wakaba|