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Come See the Paradise (1990)

Come See The Paradise is a deeply touching love story set against the backdrop of a dramatic and controversial period in American history, It follows the romance and eventual marriage of Jack McGurn (Dennis Quad), a hot blooded Irish American, and a beautiful Japanese American Lily Dawanura (Tamlyn Tomita), at the outset of World War II. The clash of cultures, at once painful for the two lovers, becomes insurmountable after the Japanese bomb Pearl Harbor. Lily and the Kawamuras are relocated To a bleak, outdoor internment camp in California, Jack is drafted into the Army, powerless to help the woman he loves abandoning all hope of ever winning her family's approval.

The movie Come See the Paradise, released in 1990, features 15 songs from artists like Sanae Hosaka, Ronald Yamamoto, Mariko Seki and Noriko Awaya. What is your favorite song from Come See the Paradise?


Songs from Come See the Paradise

Kawamura Family Theme
Wasurecha Iya Yo
Sanae Hosaka
(It Will Have to Do) Until the Real Thing Comes Along
Ronald Yamamoto
Flower That Blooms in the Rain
Mariko Seki
Jack's Theatre Song
I've Been Feeling Lethargic Lately
Noriko Awaya
Lonely Evening Song
Mariko Seki
If We Never Meet Again
Fran Lucci
Love Birds
Mark Earley
Love Is the Sweetest Thing
Mark Earley
Oh Sacred Head, Now Wounded
the Los Angeles Holiness Youth Choir
Hail to California
Don't Sit Under the Apple Tree
Teri Eiko Koide , Jumi Emizawa and Cynthia Lauren
Ohtone Shigure
Hisao Ito

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