Sayonara (1957)


Sayonara Poster
Original Title: Sayonara
Type: Movie
Genre: Drama, Romance
Runtime: 147 Minutes    (2 Hours : 27 Minutes)
Release Date: 20 Dec 1957 (Japan)
Is Adult: No
Language: 
English, Japanese
Rated: n/A
Director: 
Joshua Logan
Writer: 
Paul Osborn, James A. Michener
Stars: 
Marlon Brando, Patricia Owens, James Garner  »




Description

A US Air Force major in Kobe confronts his own opposition to marriages between American servicemen and Japanese women when he falls for a beautiful performer.




Plot

Major Lloyd Gruver, a Korean War flying ace reassigned to Japan, staunchly supports the military's opposition to marriages between American troops and Japanese women. But that's before Gruver experiences a love that challenges his own deeply set prejudices... and plunges him into conflict with the U.S. Air Force and Japan's own cultural taboos. Written by alfiehitchie




Tagline

Worlds apart...theirs was the daring love affair violating every rule, every custom, every centuries-old belief!





Details (General)

  • AKA (Also Known As)

    Σαγιονάρα (Greece)
    Sayonara - Elveda (Turkey, Turkish title)
    Viso gero (Lithuania)
    Сайонара (Bulgaria, Bulgarian title)
    Сайонара (Soviet Union, Russian title)

  • Company

    Pennebaker Productions

  • Country

    United States

  • Certification

    Argentina:Atp
    Australia:PG
    Brazil:Livre
    Canada:PG (video rating)
    Finland:K-16
    France:Tous publics
    Japan:PG-12 (video rating)
    Philippines:PG-13 (MTRCB)
    Singapore:PG (video rating)
    South Africa:PG (video rating)
    South Korea:15
    Sweden:15
    United Kingdom:PG (1991/2004)
    United Kingdom:A
    United States:Not Rated (DVD rating)
    United States:Approved
    United States:TV-PG (TV rating)
    West Germany:12

  • Location

    Kobe
    Hyogo
    Japan





  • Details (Technical)

  • Aspect Ratio

    2.35 : 1

  • Color

    Color

  • Sound Mix

    4-Track Stereo (RCA Sound Recording)





  • Details (Other)

  • Awards

    Won 4 Oscars. Another 4 wins & 18 nominations.