The Terrible Couple (1980)


Directed by: Shinji Sômai

Stars: Shingo Tsurumi, Hiroko Yakushimaru, Mieko Harada

Language: Japanese | Subtitles: English (embed)

Country: Japan | Imdb Info | Ar: 1.85:1 | Dvdrip

Also known as: Tonda kappuru

Description: Aspiring to be admitted to a good university and to become a lawyer, Tasiro Yuusuke, a tenth-grader from Kyushu, enrols in a prestigious high school in Tokyo. Plans are made for him to live in his uncle’s house, part of which is rented out while his uncle is abroad on business. A realtor’s mistakes leaves Tasiro sharing the house with Kei Yamaba, the most beautiful girl in the school, who is also his classmate. There is the risk that their unexpected ‘co-habitation’ will be discovered by the school authorities.


1.94GB | 121:42mins | 714×462 | mkv

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3 Responses to The Terrible Couple (1980)

  1. stef says:

    Many thanks!

  2. SM says:

    Thanks for this, RL. I’m always happy to see early films starring Mieko Harada.

    • SM says:

      Well, that was rather disappointing – the film itself is okay but Ms Harada only appears onscreen once, for a matter of seconds, 84 minutes into the film.

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