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Tora's Tropical Fever

Otoko wa Tsurai yo: Torajirō Haibisukasu no Hana

Directed by Yôji Yamada
Japan, 1980
Comedy, Romance

Synopsis

Lily, seriously ill, sends for Tora-san. Happily, she recovers, and eventually the semi-couple share a room with a young man. Tora-san and Lily argue, but are reunited in Shibamata where Tora-san proposes.

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Tora's Tropical Fever Directed by Yôji Yamada

Awards & Festivals

Awards of the Japanese Academy

1981 | 2 wins including: Best Actress

1981 | 2 nominations including: Best Actor