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Memoirs of a Geisha

(MEMOIRS OF A GEISHA: David James)

Swapping jazzy killers for bejeweled kimonos, Chicago director Rob Marshall gets kudos for agreeing to mastermind a chorus line of Asian-language stars — led by Ziyi Zhang as geisha-in-training Sayuri — in this adaptation of Arthur Golden’s best-selling 1997 novel.

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