The Teahouse of the August Moon (1956)

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In post-WWII Japan, an American captain is brought in to help build a school, but the locals want a teahouse instead.

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  • Marlon Brando and Paul Ford in The Teahouse of the August Moon (1956)
  • "Teahouse of the August Moon, The" Marlon Brando on location in Japan
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  • "Teahouse of the August Moon, The" Marlon Brando on location in Japan
  • Marlon Brando in The Teahouse of the August Moon (1956)

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14 April 2005 | wiggy3056
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| Brando great!
For a guy who had some heavy duty roles,Waterfront,Sreetcar etc. this role was a real challenge for Brando and he is fabulous and steals movie although Glenn Ford is great too. This shows Brando's brilliance as an actor not that there was ever any doubt but this early in his career to take this comedic challenge shows his versatility. Is Glenn Ford ever bad? I don't think he gets the credit for all his talent. This movie probably could not be made today a victim of PC. Must have Asian play Asian and don't offend the the Japanese although the only people made to look like fool were the Americans which is fine with me because it's a comedy and people are suppose to look foolish. Never on, but caught on TCM.

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