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The Emperor in August

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Genres: Drama, History
Starring: Koji Yakusho, Masahiro Motoki, Tsutomu Yamazaki, Shin'ichi Tsutsumi, Tôri Matsuzaka, Erika Toda
Director: Masato Harada
Plot Synopsis:

The Emperor in August (2015) is a Japanese historical drama, directed by Masato Harada (Chronicle of My Mother), about the last days before Japan’s surrender at the end of World War II. It focuses on Emperor Hirohito (Masahiro Motoki), Prime Minister Suzuki (Tsutomo Yamazaki), and War Minister Anami (Kôji Yakusho), contemplating the repercussions of the Potsdam Declaration, a failed military coup, and, more horribly, the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Please note this title is Region A locked.

  • Release Details
    Release Date: August 15th, 2017
    MPAA Rating: Unrated
    Movie Release Year: 2015
    Release Country: United States
    Movie Studio: Twilight Time