Memoirs of a Geisha 17 years old

My world is as forbidden as it is fragile; without its mysteries, it cannot survive.

Memoirs of a Geisha

A sweeping romantic epic set in Japan in the years before World War II, a penniless Japanese child is torn from her family to work as a maid in a geisha house.


Memoirs of a Geisha Cast

Name Character
Sophie Oda She was 14, now 31 years old as Kimono Factory Worker (uncredited)
Ken Watanabe He was 46, now 63 years old as The Chairman
Zhang Ziyi She was 26, now 44 years old as Sayuri
Kenneth Tsang He was 67, now 85 years old as The General
Gong Li She was 39, now 57 years old as Hatsumomo
Kōji Yakusho He was 49, now 67 years old as Nobu
Ted Levine He was 48, now 66 years old as Colonel Derricks
Michelle Yeoh She was 42, now 59 years old as Mameha
Randall Duk Kim He was 62, now 79 years old as Dr. Crab
Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa He was 55, now 72 years old as The Baron
Elizabeth Sung She was 51, 63 years old when she died as Sakamoto's Wife
Suzuka Ohgo She was 12, now 29 years old as Chiyo
Togo Igawa He was 59, now 76 years old as Tanaka
Paul Adelstein He was 36, now 54 years old as Lieutenant Hutchins
Eugenia Yuan She was 29, now 47 years old as Korin
Youki Kudoh She was 34, now 52 years old as Pumpkin
Navia Nguyen She was 32, now 50 years old as Izuko
Tsai Chin She was 69, now 86 years old as Auntie
Zoe Weizenbaum She was 14, now 31 years old as Young Pumpkin
Kaori Momoi She was 53, now 71 years old as Mother
Samantha Futerman She was 18, now 35 years old as Satsu
Karl Yune He was 30, now 48 years old as Koichi
Mako She was 71, 72 years old when she died as Sakamoto

Memoirs of a Geisha Crew

Name Department
Gretchen Rau as Set Decoration. She was 66 (66) years old when She died Art
Francine Maisler as Casting. She was 44 (now 61) years old Production
John Myhre as Production Design. He was 5 (now 23) years old Art
Nina Henninger as Casting. Production
Arthur Golden as Novel. He was 49 (now 66) years old Writing
Patrick M. Sullivan as Art Direction. Art
Greg P. Russell as Sound Mixer. He was 5 (now 23) years old Sound
Steven Spielberg as Producer. He was 58 (now 76) years old Production
Colleen Atwood as Costume Design. She was 57 (now 74) years old Costume & Make-Up
Dion Beebe as Director of Photography. He was 37 (now 55) years old Camera
Douglas Wick as Producer. He was 51 (now 68) years old Production
Pietro Scalia as Editor. He was 45 (now 63) years old Editing
Memoirs of a Geisha poster
Memoirs of a Geisha (17 years)

My world is as forbidden as it is fragile; without its mysteries, it cannot survive.

  • Release day: Tuesday, December 06, 2005
  • Runtime: 146 minutes
  • Budget: 85000000.00
  • Revenue: 162242962.00