About the film
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Release Date: November 23, 1985
|Slogan||:||«The first Japanese Noodle Western.»|
|Production Companies||:||New Century Producers, Itami Productions|
|Producers||:||Juzo Itami, Seigo Hosogoe, Yasushi Tamaoki|
A pair of truck drivers happen onto a decrepit roadside fast food stop selling ramen noodles. The widowed owner, Tampopo, begs them to help her turn her establishment into a paragon of the "art of noodle soup making".