The film is based on true events. It centers around Shunzo, a popular greengrocer who lives in a city near Tokyo. His life, and that of his wife, Michi and their two children, undergoes a dramatic change when he encounters Li, a poor college student from China.

  • Original title: ぺきんのすいか
  • Release date: Nov. 18, 1989
  • Status: Released
  • Genres: Drama
  • Runtime: 2h 15min
  • Producers: PSC and Makkusdai


Bengal Photo

Haruzo Horikoshi, the Greengrocer

Masako Motai Photo
Masako Motai

Michi Horikoshi

Yasufumi Hayashi Photo
Yasufumi Hayashi

Toru Horikoshi

Haruhiko Saitô Photo
Haruhiko Saitô

Mr. Ioka, the Pharmacist (as Haruhiko Saitoh)

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