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All That Remains (2016)

The true story of Dr. Takashi Nagai, scientific pioneer, war hero, Christian convert and survivor of the atomic bombing of Nagasaki, who worked tirelessly in his efforts to heal the wounds of a country utterly devastated by war.
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Credited cast:
Leo Ashizawa ... Dr.Takashi Nagai
Yuna Shin ... Midori Nagai
Meg Kubota ... Tsumo Moriyama
David Yip ... Noburu Nagai
Kaya Yuzuki ... Matron Hisamatsu
Junichi Kajioka ... Professor Suetsugu
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Yan Ni Chen Yan Ni Chen ... Dancing girl
Yuru Chen Yuru Chen ... Dancing girl
Julie Cheung-Inhin Julie Cheung-Inhin ... Mrs. Tsuchie
Ka Yu Chung Ka Yu Chung ... School girl 4
Nigel Martin Davey ... Alexandre Mogilevsky
Michael Fan ... Student in bar
Jeremy Freed Jeremy Freed ... American Radio Announcer
Andrew Futaishi Andrew Futaishi ... Dr. Fuse
Debbie-Mai Gordon Debbie-Mai Gordon ... Older Kayano
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The true story of Dr. Takashi Nagai, scientific pioneer, war hero, Christian convert and survivor of the atomic bombing of Nagasaki, who worked tirelessly in his efforts to heal the wounds of a country utterly devastated by war.

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The directors originally wanted to shoot the movie with the majority of the cast speaking in Japanese. But because the final cast consisted also of Chinese and Korean as well as Japanese actors, it was decided to shoot the film in English. See more »


Dr.Takashi Nagai: A burn on the face, can be hard for a young person.
Cousin Tatsue: Life would be unfair without it, I think.
Dr.Takashi Nagai: Yet you hide them as if you are ashamed of them.
Cousin Tatsue: I hide them because no one else wants to be reminded
Dr.Takashi Nagai: The world has two ugly scars, Nagasaki and Hiroshima. But already they are healing and in time they may disappear completely- concealed beneath fine new cities. You have suffered for your scars Tatsue and the world needs to see how you- how we have all suffered.
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Cinema in its purest form of artistic expression
19 August 2016 | by jimboickSee all my reviews

A visually stunning mix of live action, CG and archive footage, this film tells a powerful story of one man's search for God in the face of total desolation as he struggles to find meaning in the aftermath of the atomic bombings of Japan.

Leo Ashizawa plays Dr. Nagai, a man who believes that science has all the answers to the mysteries of the universe, until he has a kind of epiphany while attending a mass on Christmas Eve night. The first hour of the film concentrates on Nagai's spiritual awakening and the relationship with his wife.

All this, of course, serves to make the inevitable bombing sequence even more devastating, when he loses everything he has worked for. The atomic bomb sequence is extremely well done, and has the disturbing quality of a nightmare. There is a particularly poignant scene where Nagai, two days after the bombing, returns to where is home once stood and finds only his wife's melted crucifix among the rubble.

The performances are top notch and the film delivers an emotional message in a captivating way.

This is cinema in its purest form of artistic expression.

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