About the film
sibling relationship modern society family business mistress widower nosy neighbor financial problem
The Girl in the Rumor
Release Date: December 22, 1935
|Production Companies||:||P.C.L. Eiga Seisaku-jo|
A story of two sisters, the older being more traditional, the younger a "moga" ("modern girl"). Their widowed father runs the family sake shop, but is running into financial trouble, causing him to tamper with his stock; Meanwhile, his long-time mistress yearns for something more serious. Amidst this, the older sister is introduced to a well-off suitor: A university boy, much more intrigued by the less traditional little sister. A doddering grandfather, an officious uncle and busybody neighbors also don't make the lives of the hardworking members of the family any easier.