A playboy-gambler friend of Tora-san’s dies and, abandoned by his mother, his little boy suddenly turns up in Shibamata. Searching for the boy’s mother, Tora-san meets a cosmetics saleslady and the three become a surrogate family, with Tora-san as “daddy”.
Tora-San 39 – Tora-san Plays Daddy (1987)
Otoko wa tsurai yo: Torajiro monogatari
1987 101 min
Director: Yôji Yamada