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A Japanese soldier endures illness, starvation and brutality in the Philippines at the tail end of WW2.

Director:

Shin'ya Tsukamoto

Writers:

Shohei Ooka (novel), Shin'ya Tsukamoto (screenplay)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Lily Franky ... (as Lily Frankie)
Tatsuya Nakamura Tatsuya Nakamura ... Corporal
Yûko Nakamura Yûko Nakamura
Dean Newcombe ... American Soldier
Hiroshi Suzuki Hiroshi Suzuki
Shin'ya Tsukamoto
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A Japanese soldier endures illness, starvation and brutality in the Philippines at the tail end of WW2.

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Drama | War

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Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

25 July 2015 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

Fires on the Plain See more »

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Kaijyu Theater See more »
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1.85 : 1
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Based on the 1959 film of the same name by Kon Ichikawa. See more »

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Remake of Fires on the Plain (1959) See more »

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