Movie Trailer for The Barbarian and the Geisha (1958) starring John Wayne, Eiko Ando, Sam Jaffe, S Yamamura directed by John Huston Movie Review

The Barbarian and the Geisha (1958)   3/53/53/53/53/5




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Trailer for The Barbarian and the Geisha

Having arrived in Japan under the orders of President Pierce to serve as U.S. Consul-General ,Townsend Harris (John Wayne - The Searchers) and his assistant Henry Heusken (Sam Jaffe - The Day the Earth Stood Still) is immediately met with opposition from Governor Tamura (S Yamamura) who refuses to acknowledge his political presence but allows him to stay as a guest. But alongside the Governor's refusal to acknowledge his position Harris also finds plenty of other issues as he is not allowed to buy food and suffers from mockery. Yet it is through Geisha Okichi (Eiko Ando) he begins to make headway as they become close friends. ... Read Review