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Tora san, the Good Samaritan

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Director  Yoji Yamada
Film series  Otoko wa Tsurai yo
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Language  Japanese
6.8/10 IMDb

Genre  Comedy
Music director  Naozumi Yamamoto
Country  Japan
Tora san, the Good Samaritan movie poster
Release date  April 28, 1971 (1971-04-28)
Writer  Yoshitaka Asama, Yoji Yamada
Cast  Kiyoshi Atsumi (Torajirō Kuruma), Chieko Baishô (Sakura), Rumi Sakakibara (Hanako), Shin Morikawa (Tatsuzō), Gin Maeda (Hiroshi), Chôchô Miyako (Okiku)
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Tora-san, the Good Samaritan (男はつらいよ 奮闘篇, Otoko wa Tsurai yo: Funtō hen) is a 1971 Japanese comedy film directed by Yoji Yamada. It stars Kiyoshi Atsumi as Torajirō Kuruma (Tora-san), and Rumi Sakakibara as his love interest or "Madonna". Tora-san, the Good Samaritan is the seventh entry in the popular, long-running Otoko wa Tsurai yo series.

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Tora-san, the Good Samaritan Torasan the Good Samaritan 1971 The Movie Database TMDb

Cast

  • Kiyoshi Atsumi as Torajirō
  • Chieko Baisho as Sakura
  • Rumi Sakakibara as Hanako Ōta
  • Sachiko Mitsumoto as Fuyuko
  • Chōchō Miyako as Kiku
  • Kunie Tanaka as Prof. Fukui
  • Hiroshi Ōtsuka as Policeman
  • Gin Maeda as Hiroshi Suwa
  • Chieko Misaki as Torajiro's aunt
  • Hisao Dazai as Tarō Ume
  • Critical appraisal

    For his work on Tora-san, the Good Samaritan, the previous entry in the Otoko wa Tsurai yo series, Tora-san's Shattered Romance, and the following entry, Tora-san's Love Call (all 1971), Yoji Yamada tied for Best Director at the Mainichi Film Awards with Masahiro Shinoda. The German-language site molodezhnaja gives Tora-san, the Good Samaritan three and a half out of five stars.

    Availability

    Tora-san, the Good Samaritan was released theatrically on April 28, 1971. In Japan, the film has been released on videotape in 1983 and 1995, and in DVD format in 1998 and 2008.

    References

    Tora-san, the Good Samaritan Wikipedia
    Tora-san, the Good Samaritan IMDb Tora-san, the Good Samaritan themoviedb.org


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