Month: April 2019

A Year of Tora-san: 2, The Family

The second Tora-san film, in English is titled Tora-san’s Cherished Mother and in Japanese 続 男はつらいよ (Zoku: Otoko wa Tsurai yo: It’s Tough Being a Man Continues). The film revolves around two stories. One, Tora-san’s relationship with his former elementary school teacher and his daughter and the other around his relationship with his real mother. Though the former relationships are interesting (and… Read more →