Joe Butterfly is a comedy film directed by Jesse Hibbs and starring Audie Murphy, George Nader, Keenan Wynn, and Burgess Meredith in the title role. The movie follows the staff of Yank magazine, who are among the first American troops in Tokyo after Japan's surrender. They are given the difficult task of producing an issue of the magazine in three days. Short on ideas and having to meet the deadline, they enter Japan's black market and come across con artist Joe Butterfly. Butterfly shows them the high life letting them live in a mansion complete with beautiful girls. The film is Audie...
|Release date:||May 29, 1957|
|Directed by:||Jesse Hibbs|
|Music by:||Earl E. Lawrence, Irving Gertz, Henry Mancini, Stanley Wilson|
|Screenplay by:||Marion Hargrove, Jack Sher, Sy Gomberg|