MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 62,793 this week

World War III Breaks Out (1960)
"Dai-sanji sekai taisen: Yonju-ichi jikan no kyofu" (original title)

6.1
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.1/10 from 28 users  
Reviews: write review | 1 critic

USA and the communist countries start a war, later Japan becomes a tragic victim. A plot similar to "the Last War" by Toho.

Writer:

0Check in
0Share...

Family Entertainment Guide

Check out IMDb's comprehensive Family Entertainment Guide for recommendations for movies and TV series for every age and every viewing platform.

Visit our Family Entertainment Guide

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 408 titles
created 27 Mar 2012
 
a list of 393 titles
created 21 Jul 2012
 
a list of 52 titles
created 03 Jan 2014
 
list image
a list of 142 titles
created 1 month ago
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: World War III Breaks Out (1960)

World War III Breaks Out (1960) on IMDb 6.1/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of World War III Breaks Out.
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Tatsuo Umemiya ...
Shigeo (as Tatsuya Umemiya)
Yoshiko Mita ...
Tomoko
Yayoi Furusato
Noribumi Fujishima
Yukiko Nikaido
Michiko Hoshi
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jane Elliot ...
Tomoko (US version) (voice)
Carl Hansen ...
(US version) (voice)
Frank Reynolds ...
Shigeo (US version) (voice)
Jack Wilson ...
(US version) (voice)
Edit

Storyline

After a US Air Force plane accidentally drops a nuclear bomb on North Korea, the communist country with the assistance of China and the Soviet Union prepare for war with the USA, while in Tokyo, Japan, a newspaper reporter covers the mobilization of the American troops at a nearby airbase while his nurse girlfriend prepares with civil defense in the impending nuclear holocaust. Written by Matt Patay

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Sci-Fi | Drama

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

3 December 1962 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

The Final War  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Crazy Credits

[U.S. English dubbed version under the title "The Final War"] Tatsuya Umemiya and the Toei players See more »

Connections

Featured in Invasion of the Neptune Men (1961) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Message Boards

Discuss World War III Breaks Out (1960) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?