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Nobuko Miyamoto ...
Hanako Inoue
Masahiko Tsugawa ...
Gorô Kobayashi
Ryûnosuke Kaneda ...
Gorô no Ani - Ichirô
Sen Yano ...
Shôjikiya Tenshu
Naomasa Musaka ...
Seinikubu Chîfu
Chôei Takahashi ...
Sengyobu Chîfu
Yûji Miyake ...
Seikabu Chîfu
Aki Takejô ...
Sôzaibu Chîfu
Akiko Matsumoto ...
Reji
Sumiyo Yamada ...
Reji
Kazuki Kosakai ...
Hansokubuin
Shingo Yanagisawa ...
Seinikubu Joshu
Manpuku Kin ...
Seinikubu Joshu
Hikaru Ijûin ...
Seigyobu Joshu
Keita Tsukui ...
Seikabu Joshu
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Goro's supermarket is not doing well; the rival "Bargains Galore" threatens his business. A chance encounter with Hanako, an energetic woman he knew in grade school, results in big retail and life changes. Written by Eileen Berdon <eberdon@aol.com>

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Super Supermarket story
8 April 2010 | by (Calgary,CAN) – See all my reviews

Not sure how one reviewer could call this stale, ? , I thought it was great , it suppose to be a nice gentle tale of two people and the market that brought them together. What I really can't understand is why Tampopo is not one of the movies listed at the bottom as recommendation. I don't think the ones that are there really fit , this is a fun movie and interesting to see the market and the behind the scenes operation. Wish I could see another like it, I wonder if I should just follow the director and see what he has done. My fav scene is the chase thru the market. Liked the oddballs standing up against the senior market guys.


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