|aFlower drum song|cUniversal-International presents ; a Ross Hunter production ; in association with Joseph Fields ; Rodgers & Hammerstein's ; music by Richard Rodgers ; lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein, 2nd ; screenplay by Joseph Fields ; produced by Ross Hunter ; directed by Henry Koster. |h[videorecording] /
|aOriginally produced as a motion picture in 1961.
|aBased on the novel "The Flower Drum Song" by C.Y. Lee.
|aMain titles -- "A Hundred Million Miracles" -- "Fan Tan Fannie" -- "The Other Celebration" -- "A Hundred Million Miracles" (reprise) -- "I Enjoy Being a Girl" -- "I Am Going to Like It Here" -- Outspoken -- "Chop Suey" -- "You Be the Rock" -- "Grant Avenue" -- "Gliding Through My Memoree" -- "Love, Look Away" -- "You Are Beautiful" -- "Sunday" -- "Don't Marry Me" -- Sealed with a kiss -- "A Hundred Million Miracles" (Reprise/Finale).
|aDirector of photography, Russell Metty ; film editor, Milton Carruth ; music supervised and conducted by Alfred Newman ; choreography, Hermes Pan ; costumes, Irene Sharaff ; art directors, Alexander Golitzen and Joseph Wright ; technical advisors, H.K. Wong, Albert Lim.
|aNancy Kwan, James Shigeta, Benson Fong, Jack Soo, Juanita Hall, Reiko Sato, Patrick Adiarte, Kam Tong, Victor Sen Yung, Soo Yong, Ching Wah Lee, James Hong, Miyoshi Umeki.
|aSet in San Francisco's Chinatown in the late 1950's. Pretty Mei Li has stowed away on a Chinese steamer with her professor father to become a mail-order bride for nightclub owner Sammy Fong. Sammy, however, is completely infatuated with saucy showgirl Linda Low, who is intent on making him jealous enough to propose to her. As Sammy sets out to assign his marriage contract (and Mei Li) to Wang Ta, a handsome college student living in Chinatown, complications, merriment, and many musical numbers ensue.
|aMPAA Rating: Not rated; Canadian Home Video Rating: G.
|aDVD; Region 1, NTSC; Dolby digital 5.1 surround, Dolby digital 2.0 stereo; anamorphic widescreen presentation, aspect ratio 2.35:1.
|aIn English (dolby 5.1 or 2.0) ; optional subtitles in Spanish or French ; optional English SDH for the hearing impaired.
|aLee, C. Y.,|d1917- |tFlower drum song.
|aLee, C. Y.,|d1917- |tFlower drum song|vFilm adaptations.