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Escapade in Japan
is a 1957
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American family adventure film
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. It was directed by Arthur Lubin
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and starring Teresa Wright
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, Cameron Mitchell
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, Jon Provost
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and Roger Nakagawa. It also featured an early appearance of Clint Eastwood
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as a pilot.
After his plane goes down, an American boy is rescued from the sea by a Japanese fisherman and his family. Fearing the arrival of the police once they are back on land, the fisherman's son and the American boy go on the run.