Rodgers and Hammerstein's Flower Drum Song

2 hr 12 min | Movies You Love | 1961

In this adaptation of the 1958 Rodgers and Hammerstein Broadway musical, Chinese immigrant Mei Li is betrothed to nightclub boss Sammy Fong, but he wants to marry showgirl Linda Low. To get out of the arrangement, Sammy pawns her off to wealthy Master Wang as a fiancée for his son, Wang Ta. Mei Li falls in love with Wang, but he wants to pursue Linda, who uses his affections to test Sammy's love.

In this adaptation of the 1958 Rodgers and Hammerstein Broadway musical, Chinese immigrant Mei Li is betrothed to nightclub boss Sammy Fong, but he wants to marry showgirl Linda Low. To get out of the arrangement, Sammy pawns her off to wealthy Master Wang as a fiancée for his son, Wang Ta. Mei Li falls in love with Wang, but he wants to pursue Linda, who uses his affections to test Sammy's love.

Details

Actor
Nancy Kwan, Jack Soo, James Shigeta
Director
Henry Koster
Producer
Ross Hunter
Writer
Joseph Fields, C.Y. Lee
Composer
Richard Rodgers
Lyricist
Oscar Hammerstein II