Merry Christmas, Mr. Lawrence Trailer

Merry Christmas, Mr. Lawrence Trailer (1983)

"Java, 1942 - A clash of cultures, a test of the human spirit." 28 May 1983 Drama, History 118 mins

In 1942 British soldier Jack Celliers comes to a japanese prison camp. The camp is run by Yonoi, who has a firm belief in discipline, honour and glory. In his view, the allied prisoners are cowards when they chose to surrender instead of commiting suicide. One of the prisoners, interpreter John Lawrence, tries to explain the japanese way of thinking, but is considered a traitor.

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David Bowie

as Maj. Jack 'Strafer' Celliers

Tom Conti

as Col. John Lawrence

Ryuichi Sakamoto

as Capt. Yonoi

Takeshi Kitano

as Sgt. Gengo Hara

Johnny Okura

as Kanemoto


Terry Glinwood

Terry Glinwood Executive Producer

Masato Harada

Masato Harada Executive Producer

International Titles

Furyo, Em Nome da Honra Trailer

Merry Christmas Mr. Lawrence Trailer

Feliz Navidad, Mr. Lawrence Trailer

Furyo Trailer

俘虜 Trailer

International Releases Dates

United States 28 May 1983

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