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Tora-san's Dream of Spring

Otoko wa Tsurai yo: Torajirō Haru no Yume

Directed by Yôji Yamada
Japan, 1979
Comedy, Romance


Tora-san meets his American counterpart, a traveling vitamin salesman from Arizona. The American winds up staying in Tora-san’s room and falls in love with Sakura while Tora-san becomes smitten with an English-speaking widow.

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Tora-san's Dream of Spring Directed by Yôji Yamada

Awards & Festivals

Awards of the Japanese Academy

1980 | 2 nominations including: Best Actor

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