MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 44,002 this week

The Sea and Poison (1986)
"Umi to dokuyaku" (original title)

 -  Drama  -  22 July 1987 (USA)
7.4
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.4/10 from 87 users  
Reviews: write review | 1 critic

Downed American fliers in WW II are vivisected by Japanese surgeons in medical experiments.

Director:

Writers:

(novel), (screenplay)
0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

Fall TV Premiere Week

Many of your favorite shows are coming back, along with plenty of series premieres. Here's a list of the shows premiering between Sunday, September 21 and Friday, September 26.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 43 titles
created 19 Oct 2010
 
a list of 10000 titles
created 19 Apr 2012
 
a list of 692 titles
created 29 Apr 2012
 
a list of 124 titles
created 28 Mar 2013
 
a list of 151 titles
created 3 months ago
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The Sea and Poison (1986)

The Sea and Poison (1986) on IMDb 7.4/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The Sea and Poison.
10 wins & 1 nomination. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

A radio play is going to go on air at a Tokyo radio station. It is a weepy melodrama written by housewife Miyako, who is the winner of the competition run by the station. Suddenly, the ... See full summary »

Director: Kôki Mitani
Stars: Toshiaki Karasawa, Kyôka Suzuki, Masahiko Nishimura
Comedy | Drama | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

In this drama at the end of World War II, the inhabitants of a small Japanese fishing village must come to terms with their nation's defeat and the sudden occupation of General MacArthur ... See full summary »

Director: Masahiro Shinoda
Stars: Takaya Yamauchi, Yoshiyuki Omori, Shiori Sakura
Rat-Trap (1982)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Director: Adoor Gopalakrishnan
Stars: Jalaja, Karamana Janardanan Nair, Rajam K. Nair
Horror | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Director: Seijun Suzuki
Stars: Yoshio Harada, Naoko Ôtani, Toshiya Fujita
Sinbad (1971)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

An old man is recollecting all the women he met in his youth. An old woman wants them to commit suicide together but changes her mind. The little town has a doctor whose wife can not forget... See full summary »

Director: Zoltán Huszárik
Stars: Zoltán Latinovits, Éva Ruttkai, Eva Leelossy
Oxhide (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Daily life in an impossibly cramped Beijing apartment takes on epic proportions in this, intimate portrait, with unprecedented access, of a working-class Chinese family. Boldly transforming... See full summary »

Director: Jiayin Liu
Stars: Huifen Jia, Jiayin Liu, Zaiping Liu
Silence (1971)
Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Two Jesuit priests encounter persecution when they travel to Japan in the 17th century to spread Christianity and to locate their mentor.

Director: Masahiro Shinoda
Stars: David Lampson, Mako, Eiji Okada
Action | Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Director: Katsuyuki Motohiro
Stars: Takeshi Kaneshiro, Eri Fukatsu, Masanobu Andô
Muddy River (1981)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Two boys, whose parents ply their trade by the mouth of a muddy river in Osaka, become close friends. The two families' "businesses" are in fact dining and prostitution. When Nobou, the ... See full summary »

Director: Kôhei Oguri
Stars: Takahiro Tamura, Mariko Kaga, Nobutaka Asahara
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
Director: Kei Kumai
Stars: Eiji Okuda, Keiko Kishi, Kyôko Kagawa
Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

The appearance of the corpse of a U.S. Army sergeant triggers a series of unexpected events.

Director: Kei Kumai
Stars: Jûkichi Uno, Hideaki Nitani, Izumi Ashikawa
Aisuru (1997)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Director: Kei Kumai
Stars: Miki Sakai, Atsurô Watabe, Jô Shishido
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Eiji Okuda ...
Suguro
...
Toda
...
Professor Hashimoto
...
Ohba, Head Nurse
Mikio Narita ...
Shibata
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Shigeru Kôyama ...
Gondo
Toshie Negishi ...
Ueda, Nurse
Ken Nishida ...
Asai
Masumi Okada ...
Hattori
Noriko Sengoku ...
Old woman
Kazunaga Tsuji ...
Murai
Masane Tsukayama ...
Miyasaka
Edit

Storyline

Downed American fliers in WW II are vivisected by Japanese surgeons in medical experiments.

Add Full Plot | Plot Synopsis

Genres:

Drama

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

| |

Release Date:

22 July 1987 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

The Sea and Poison  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Help/•‚¯ cosmo111687
Discuss The Sea and Poison (1986) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?