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Title of the Film YOSHIWARA
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Year of Release 1937
Country of Origin France
Language(s) French
Run Time (in minutes) 102
Length (in meters) 2791
Colour b/w
Genre Drama, romance
Based on/Source Novel by Maurice deKobra
Production Companies Films Excelsior, Milo-Films
Producer(s) Hermann Millakowsky
Director Max Ophüls
Cast Pierre Richard-Willm, Sessue Hayakawa, Michiko Tanaka, Roland Toutain
Special notes Adaptation for the screen by Wolfgang Wilhelm, A. Lipp, D'Apoigny, Max Ophüls

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