Tale of Army Brutality (1963)

06/14/1963 (JP) 1h 38m


Director Jun'ya Satô's debut film focuses on the inhuman training of recruits, the brutal drill system that reigned in the Japanese army during World War II, where in the first two years of training, ordinary people were turned into inhuman killers. For his first film, the director was awarded the Blue Ribbon Awards in the Debutant of the Year nomination.

  1. Jun'ya Satô


  2. Gorô Tanada


Top Billed Cast

  1. Rentaro Mikuni

    Rentaro Mikuni

    Yahichi Inumaru

  2. Katsuo Nakamura

    Katsuo Nakamura

    Naokichi Suzuki

  3. Shinjirô Ehara

    Shinjirô Ehara

    Tadayoshi Yazaki

  4. Kō Nishimura

    Kō Nishimura

    Kameoka, Zenji

  5. Mitsuo Andô

    Mitsuo Andô

  6. Kaneko Iwasaki

    Kaneko Iwasaki

    Ume, Yahichi's wife

  7. Yoshi Katō

    Yoshi Katō

    Seikichi, Yahichi's father

  8. Michirô Minami

    Michirô Minami


  9. Shoji Nakayama

    Shoji Nakayama

  10. View More

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Tale of Army Brutality
Tale of Army Brutality

Original Title 陸軍残虐物語

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Original Language Japanese

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