Born Chiyo Sakamoto, Sayuri Nitta is the main protagonist in Memoirs of a Geisha. She recounts her story of how she became one of the most famous geisha in Japan during World War II. This page does not use Japanese naming patterns (i.e. Chiyo is her given name).
On one level, the new Rob Marshall movie, "Memoirs of a Geisha," isn't so far removed from his Academy Award-winning 2002 film, "Chicago." Each is extravagantly produced, each is beautiful to look at, each features storylines that court their share of drama. And yet there is a crucial difference.
Nov 22, 2005 · Memoirs of a Geisha is an American epic drama film film with a music score composed by John Williams. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Memoirs_of_a_Geisha_(film).
Dawn Feb 20 2014 4:56 pm No matter hold old this movie is, I never get tired of watching it. It is a beautifully made film, with a beautful cast. Ziyi Zhang is phenomenal. The way she brought to life the character of Sayuri was and always will be something to watch.
Hatsumomo is the main antagonist of the acclaimed and bestselling novel "Memoirs of a Geisha" published in 1997 by Athur Golden and also the 2005 film adaptation of the same name. She is portrayed by Gong Li in the film. The Geisha name Hatsumomo means: "The First Peach", implying the first ripe.