- Mon Mar 6, 2006, 5:42 AM GMT
"Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit," walked off with the Oscar for animated feature, a victory for old-fashioned, stop-motion animationREAD MORE
Based on the international best-seller by Arthur Golden, "Memoirs of a Geisha" is an epic story of love and betrayal set against the broad and rapidly changing social canvas of 20th century Japan. Nine-year old Chiyo, a poor fisherman's daughter, is taken from her family and sold to a geisha house. From her start as a common household maid, she blossoms into one of Kyoto's most renowned geishas, surviving the envy and treachery of the competition.