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The Barbarian and the Geisha

The Barbarian and the Geisha(1958)

Also Known As: The Barbarian | The Townsend Harris Story |

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Brief Synopsis

Townsend Harris is sent by President Pierce to Japan to serve as the first U.S. Consul-General to that country. Harris discovers enormous hostility to foreigners, as well as the love of a young geisha.

Cast & Crew

John Huston Director
John Wayne Townsend Harris
Eiko Ando Okichi
Sam Jaffee Henry Heusken
So Yamamura Baron Tamura
Norman Thomson Ship captain
James Robbins Lt. Fisher
Morita Prime minister
Fuji Kasai Lord Hotta
Takeshi Kumagai Chamberlain
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York opening: 2 Oct 1958
Release Date:  1958 Production Date:  [CinemaScope]
*EB
Color/B&W:  Color (DeLuxe) Distributions Co:  Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp.
Sound:  Mono (Westrex Recording System) Production Co:  Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp.
Duration(mins):  105 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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    Harry Bird 2013-09-04

    The Barbarian and The Geisha has been added to the full On Demand library, on Classics, with All About Eve, Lifeboat and Giant, but it's now added to... MORE>