Sayonara

Sayonara

""I am not allowed to love. But I will love you if that is your desire...""
  • NR
  • 1957
  • 2 hr 27 min
  • 7.1  (6,099)

SAYONARA takes its own sweet time to unfold; in so doing, it permits us to make intimate acquaintance with its characters, so as to better understand their multitextured motivations. The film is set in Japan during the Korean War. While on leave, pugnacious American soldier Red Buttons falls in love with Japanese maiden Miyoshi Umeki. Given the army's official policy against interracial marriage, Buttons is courting a court-martial.

Sayonara
Sayonara
Sayonara

Trailer - 3 min 54 sec

Description
SAYONARA takes its own sweet time to unfold; in so doing, it permits us to make intimate acquaintance with its characters, so as to better understand their multitextured motivations. The film is set in Japan during the Korean War. While on leave, pugnacious American soldier Red Buttons falls in love with Japanese maiden Miyoshi Umeki. Given the army's official policy against interracial marriage, Buttons is courting a court-martial.

Sayonara is a 1957 drama with a runtime of 2 hours and 27 minutes. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.1.

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  • Release Date
    1957
  • MPAA Rating
    NR
  • Runtime
    2 hr 27 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.1  (6,099)