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The Barbarian and the Geisha (1958)

NR 09/30/1958 (US) Drama 1h 45m

The geisha girl they sent to love and to destroy the barbarian from the west!


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.

  1. John Huston


  2. Ellis St. Joseph


  3. Charles Grayson


Top Billed Cast

  1. John Wayne

    John Wayne

    Townsend Harris

  2. Eiko Ando

    Eiko Ando


  3. Sam Jaffe

    Sam Jaffe

    Henry Heusken

  4. Sō Yamamura

    Sō Yamamura

    Governor Tamura

  5. Ryuzo Demura

    Thug (uncredited)

  6. Takeshi Kumagai


  7. Fuyukichi Maki


  8. Kodayu Ichikawa


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The Barbarian and the Geisha
The Barbarian and the Geisha

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Original Language English

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