Comedy of Japan / Comedy of World

Pork Cutlet Diner

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The original story by Toshio Yasumi was cinematized and directed by Yuzo Kawashima of "Bakumatsu taiyoden (Sun in the Last Days of the Shogunate)". The film tells the story of Kyusaku, who runs a tonkatsu diner in Ueno. Previously trained by head chef, Denji, at the French restaurant, "Seiryu-ken" he had married the head chef's younger sister, Kakie. Denji had cut all ties with Kyusaku and Kakie for turning their backs on French cuisine, but...


Hisaya Morishige, Frankie Sakai, Chikage Awashima

Director & Work Data

Director Yuzo Kawashima
Country Japan
Year 1963
Copyright ©1963 TOHO Co.Ltd