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A Girl Named Tamiko (1962)

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A Eurasian photographer uses his women in an attempt to get American nationality.

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Ivan Kalin
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Tamiko
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Fay Wilson
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Max Wilson
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Nigel Costairs
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Eiko
Steve Brodie ...
James Hatten
Lee Patrick ...
Mary Hatten
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Minya (as John Mamo)
Bob Okazaki ...
Kimitaka
Richard Loo ...
Otani
Philip Ahn ...
Akiba
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Laurence Harvey plays a Eurasian photographer who is trapped in Japan, but who wants to emigrate to the United States. His visa is continually delayed, which causes him to use his charm with women to pull some strings and apply some pressure on the embassy. His romantic magnetism works on a thrill-seeking American and an aristocratic Japanese woman. Written by Anonymous

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He was half Oriental...but he used the women of two continents WITHOUT SHAME OR GUILT!

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25 January 1963 (West Germany)  »

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Citoyen de nulle part  »

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A somewhat dated interracial love story.
6 May 1999 | by (Bloomfield, New Jersey) – See all my reviews

Laurence Harvey (of "Butterfield Eight" fame) plays a Eurasian (half-Russian/half-Japanese) photographer living in Japan who longs to go to America.

He is torn between his attraction to the blonde American Martha Hyer and the Japanese Tamiko (France Nuyen).

It has its moments and some glimpses of Japanese culture, but is not the greatest film.


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