The story of the battle of Iwo Jima between the United States and Imperial Japan during World War II, as told from the perspective of the Japanese who fought it.

  1. Clint Eastwood


  2. Iris Yamashita


  3. Paul Haggis


Top Billed Cast

  1. Ken Watanabe

    Ken Watanabe

    General Tadamichi Kuribayashi

  2. Kazunari Ninomiya

    Kazunari Ninomiya

    Private Saigo

  3. Tsuyoshi Ihara

    Tsuyoshi Ihara

    Colonel Baron Nishi

  4. Ryo Kase

    Ryo Kase

    Private Shimizu

  5. Shidou Nakamura

    Shidou Nakamura

    Lieutenant Ito

Full Cast & Crew

Letters from Iwo Jima
Letters from Iwo Jima


Status Released

Release Information

  • December 19, 2006


    Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian 21 or older. The parent/guardian is required to stay with the child under 17 through the entire movie, even if the parent gives the child/teenager permission to see the film alone. These films may contain strong profanity, graphic sexuality, nudity, strong violence, horror, gore, and strong drug use. A movie rated R for profanity often has more severe or frequent language than the PG-13 rating would permit. An R-rated movie may have more blood, gore, drug use, nudity, or graphic sexuality than a PG-13 movie would admit.

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 21m

Budget $19,000,000.00

Revenue $68,673,228.00



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