Chopstick Cinema

Celeste Heiter's Daily Adventures in Asian Food & Film

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This Week’s Film: Flower Drum Song
Cuisine: Chinese

San Francisco’s Chinatown is the setting for this Rodgers and Hammerstein Broadway classic, in which Mei Li, a young Chinese woman, and her father Professor Li, stow away aboard a cargo ship bound for San Francisco to fulfill an arranged marriage contract with nightclub owner Sammy Fong. But once they arrive, nothing is as they expected.

Here is a link to my Film Review on ThingsAsian.

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