A popular human-interest film series featuring Tora-san, played by Kiyoshi Atsumi, who causes laughable troubles throughout his hometown Shibamata and during his travels across Japan. Various kinds of sake make an appearance throughout the series. However, one of the most memorable scenes is Episode No. 42 when Tora-san teaches his nephew Mitsuo how to drink sake in a proper manner.
Directors: Yoji Yamada, Azuma Morisaki, Shunichi Kobayashi Produced: 1969 to 1995
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DVD: 1,980 yen (as of September 2021)
Ⓒ1969 Shuchiku Co., Ltd.