Tokyo Joe Poster

Release Date: 1949

DVD Release Date: February 10th, 2004

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 28 min

Plot Summary
In the wake of Japan's surrender, American expatriate Joseph Barrett (Humphrey Bogart) hopes to revive the Tokyo club he ran before he left to fight in World War II. Soon Barrett discovers that Trina (Florence Marly) -- the wife he assumed was dead -- has married another man and has a young daughter. As an overwhelmed Barrett struggles to obtain approval for residency in Japan, he becomes the blackmail target of Baron Kimura (Sessue Hayakawa), a crime boss with a dirty job for him to do.

Cast: Humphrey Bogart, Florence Marly, Sessue Hayakawa, Alexander Knox, Jerome Courtland, Gordon Jones, Teru Shimada, Hideo Mori

Director: Stuart Heisler

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Columbia

Keywords: Marriage, 1940s, Melodramatic, Suspenseful, Rescue, Quest, Husband, Transformation, Daughter