Sold at age 12 to the renowned Yokiro geisha house, Momowaka (Kimiko Ikegami) slowly becomes the most successful geisha of the house, an achievement that gives her a greater amount of freedom -- and bitter enemies. Director Hideo Gosha's stirring epic romance, controversial upon its release, won nine Japan Academy Prizes, including Best Actor for co-star Ken Ogata, Best Director and Best Screenplay.
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- Hideo Gosha
NRNot rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Widescreen Anamorphic 2.35:1Subtitles
NoLanguage and sound
Japanese: Dolby Digital MonoOther features
Color; interactive menus; scene access.
Common Sense Note
- Age appropriate
- Not an issue
- Depends on your kid and your family
- Not appropriate for kids of the age most likely to want to see it