The Barbarian And The Geisha

  • 1958
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Historical

Truth may be stranger than fiction, but as the screenplay for THE BARBARIAN AND THE GEISHA demonstrated, it can also be duller. President Franklin Pierce sends US Consul Townsend Harris (John Wayne) to Japan to negotiate a series of treaties, both diplomatic and commercial. The Japanese have no interest in talking to the man, and he is treated rudely. He...read more

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02:51 — In the 19th century, the first American ambassador to Japan becomes involved with a beautiful geisha.

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  • Rating: NR
  • Review: Truth may be stranger than fiction, but as the screenplay for THE BARBARIAN AND THE GEISHA demonstrated, it can also be duller. President Franklin Pierce sends US Consul Townsend Harris (John Wayne) to Japan to negotiate a series of treaties, both diplomat… (more)

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