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Honorable Family Problem

USA, 1962 (MIFF 1962)

Director: Bob Kuwahara

Hashimoto displays annoyance at the intrusion of modern western influences on the oriental calm of his home, and the steps he takes to overcome the problem meet with disastrous results.

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