Truman Capote - IMDb Truman Capote, Writer: Breakfast at Tiffany's. Truman Capote was born on September 30, 1924 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA as Truman Streckfus Persons. He was a ...
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The Burmese Harp (1956) - IMDb Directed by Kon Ichikawa. With Rentarô Mikuni, Shôji Yasui, Tatsuya Mihashi, Jun Hamamura. In the War's closing days, when a conscience-driven Japanese soldier ...
Biruma no tategoto (1956) - IMDb Edit Storyline Mizushima is a soldier in the Japanese army in Burma in World War II Grass Harp Hes a good soldier and frequently plays his harp to entertain his fellow soldiers When the war comes to an end he is asked by the British to go into the mountains to try and convince a Japanese troop to surrender Given only 30 minutes to convince them Mizushima is unsuccessful they would rather die with honor and the British attack Deeply affected by what has happened he becomes a Buddhist monk traveling the countryside burying the remains of Japanese soldiers He is unable however to rejoin his brothersinarms Written by garykmcd Plot Summary Add Synopsis Plot Keywords soldier japanese surrender buddhist monk See All 41 Genres Drama Music War Certificate See all certifications Parents Guide Add content advisory for parents Edit Details Country Japan Language Japanese English Release Date 26 April 1957 France See more Also Known As Harp of Burma See more Filming Locations Burma See more Production Co Nikkatsu See more Show detailed company contact information on IMDbPro Runtime 116 min 63 min part one 80 min part two Sound Mix Mono Color Black and White Aspect Ratio 1 33 1 See full technical specs Edit Did You Know Trivia According to the Bloomsbury Foreign Film Guide by Ronald Bergan and Robyn Karney this World War II film was one of the first Japanese films concerned with pacifist themes related to the defeat of Japan in 1945 See more Goofs The modern harp with its pedal changes and its consequent ability to make changes of harmony in particularthat is played throughout on the films soundtrack does not match the much more basic instrument shown in the film See more Quotes British officer Weve done all we can Grass Harp The troops that took Triangle Mountain have returned home The Japanese survivors are not in this town Captain Inouye But that tuneBritish officer You hear a certain way of playing a few notes floating by the breeze and its enough to make you think a dead man is alive You must be dreaming British officer to his adjutant He must be dreamingSee more Connections Featured in Ai no onimotsu 1955 See more Soundtracks Aogeba ToutoshiTraditional Japanese Farewell SongSee more User Reviews Getting Started Contributor Zone Contribute to This Page Write review IMDb at the Emmys It was a starstudded night at the Emmys Visit our Emmys Guide for the full list of winners videos photos and more Browse our Guide to the Emmys