The story of a young geisha who falls madly in love with an american captain that travels all around the world collecting hearts.

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Ying Huang ...
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The story of a young geisha who falls madly in love with an american captain that travels all around the world collecting hearts.

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Lieutenant Benjamin Franklin Pinkerton: She's like a porcelain doll. She sets me on fire.
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Strong story lends to some powerful acting.
8 March 2002 | by (Cedar Falls, IA) – See all my reviews

Unfortunatly , their lips aren't moving right. So their either lip synching or it's been dubbed. Richard Troxell's the best in this. His emotion drips off the screen. So's his cohort. The actress playing butterfly looks and acts too old for the part. I personally loved this film. But as they are singing in opera terms, many might not appreciate it. It's up to you. (example: I found it to be uplifting and another person found it to be more depressing than The Refelecting Skin.) So what you take from it is entirely up to you. :)

9/10 (can't give it a full 10 because of the dubbing/lip synch problems.

Quality: 9/10 Entertainment: 10/10 (how can you not. with such powerful singing) Replayable: 6/10


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