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Captive Hearts (1987)

PG  |   |  Drama, Romance, War  |  5 June 1987 (USA)
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December 1944. As their bomber is shot down during a mission over Japan, Sergeant McManus and Robert, a young lieutenant, have no other choice but make a parachute jump. They are captured ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Fukushima (as Noriyuki 'Pat' Morita)
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Robert
Mari Sato ...
Miyoko
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Sergeant McManus
Seth Sakai ...
Takayama
Denis Akiyama ...
Masato
Laurence M. Makamua ...
Priest
Sho Togo ...
Military policeman
Shin Sugino ...
Senior Officer
Roger Ito ...
Guard
Mas Ishimara ...
Old guard
George Kadowaki ...
Leading villager
Kano Futurama ...
Leading villager
Doug Funamoto ...
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Kohachiro Ishii ...
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December 1944. As their bomber is shot down during a mission over Japan, Sergeant McManus and Robert, a young lieutenant, have no other choice but make a parachute jump. They are captured by local villagers and are saved from execution by Fukushima, the village elder. McManus never accepts his lot unlike Robert, who soon takes an interest in Japanese customs and rites. More, he falls in love with pretty Miyoko, Fukushima's widowed daughter-in-law... Written by Guy Bellinger

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15 January 2001 | by (Sweden) – See all my reviews

I´d say it´s a romantic movie that takes place in wartime Japan. An enemy airplane get shot down and the flyers manage to survive the crash. They hide in a remote village... The ending song is heartbreaking.


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