The drama-comedy tells the story of Setsuko Kawashima (Terajima), a lonely, chain-smoking office lady in Tokyo who is past her prime. After deciding to take an English class, she discovers a new identity in her American alter ego, 'Lucy,' and falls for her instructor, John (Hartnett). When John suddenly disappears, Setsuko earnestly sets out on a quest to find him, eventually leading her to the outskirts of Southern California.
Hiroaki Miyagawa....Yakuza Man
Stefanie Arianne....Receptionist (as Stephanie A)
Leni Ito....Mi (Flight Attendant)
Calvin C. Winbush....Cab Driver (as Calvin Winbush)
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