Letters from Iwo Jima
- 141 min
- Directed by: Clint Eastwood
- Written by: Paul Haggis, Iris Yamashita, Tadamichi Kuribayashi, Tsuyuko Yoshido
- Cast: Ken Watanabe, Kazunari Ninomiya, Tsuyoshi Ihara, Ryō Kase, Nakamura Shidō
- Language: Japanese/English
- Website: iwojimathemovie.warnerbros.com
A companion piece to 'Flags of Our Fathers', this film looks at the battle for the Pacific island of Iwo Jima from a Japanese perspective. Less an action movie, the striking humanity gives Eastwood's undertaking a heightened importance in our troubled times.
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Letters from Iwo Jima12 Feb 2007
Clint Eastwood follows up his admirable but uneven World War II movie Flags of Our Fathers with a second, more accomplished, film looking at the battle for the Pacific island of Iwo Jima. This time the focus is on the Japanese as opposed to the American…
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