This movie takes place in a twenty-four-hour period from 6 a.m. December 13, 1941 (six days after Pearl Harbor) to 6 a.m. December 14, 1941. The original theatrical release was on December 14, 1979. See more
Just before the soldiers and sailors fight at the dance, a beer bottle is thrown onto the dance-floor, leaving a puddle of foam with broken glass in it. A split-second later, this has vanished. See more
On December 7, 1941, the Naval Air Arm of the Imperial Japanese Fleet, in a surprise attack, struck the United States Naval Base at Pearl Harbor and hurtled an unsuspecting America into World War II.
American citizens were stunned, shocked and outraged at this treacherous attack. On the West Coast, paranoia gripped the entire population as panic-stricken citizens were convinced that California was the next target of the Imperial Japanese Forces.
Major General Joseph W. Stilwell, ...