|Tora-san #36 - Tora-san's Island Encounter|
"Otoko wa Tsurai yo: Shibamata yori Ai o Komete"
Director: Yoji Yamada
Cast: Kiyoshi Atsumi, Chieko Baisho, Komaki Kurihara, Jun Miho
Tora-san's family's neighbor, Akemi, who had been married in Marriage Counselor Tora-san (1984), runs away from her husband, who is only interested in work.
Tora-san follows her to Shikinejima, and attempts to bring her back to her home. In doing so he encounters a school-reunion group who are traveling to meet their elementary school teacher, which is a reference to the film Twenty-Four Eyes by Keisuke Kinoshita. Tora-san joins them and falls in love with the teacher.
1985 Color Anamorphic Widescreen 105 Mins.
Japanese with Optional English subtitles.