Artikelnummer 5692

THE BATTLE OF OKINAWA (1971) * with switchable English subtitles *

Kihachi Okamoto Writers: Ryôzô Kasahara, Kaneto Shindô Stars: Keiju Kobayashi, Yûzô Kayama, Tetsurô Tanb

One of the most violent and costly battles of World War II is recounted in this feature film from 1971. With the country on the brink of disaster and defeat imminent, Japan fortifies its last defensive stronghold, the island of Okinawa. This final stand against the Allied attack soon becomes the bloodiest battle of the Pacific Theater and takes the horrors of war to a level never before seen, as the desperate Japanese forces try to demonstrate to the Americans what they should expect when they assault the Japanese mainland.

DVD-r is in Japanese with switchable English subtitles. Approx. 149 mins. See film sample for audio and video quality!

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