The Emperor in August Trailer

The Emperor in August Trailer (2015)

08 August 2015 Drama, History, War 136 mins

In July 1945, during the end of World War II, Japan is forced to accept the Potsdam Declaration. A cabinet meeting has continued through days and nights, but a decision cannot be made. The U.S. drops atomic bombs on the cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan. General Korechika Anami is torn over making the proper decision and the Emperor of Japan worries about his people. Prime Minister Kantaro Suzuki leads the cabinet meeting, while Chief Secretary Hisatsune Sakomizu can't do anything, but watch the meeting. At this time, Major Kenji Hatanaka and other young commissioned officers, who are against Japan surrendering, move to occupy the palace and a radio broadcasting station. The radio station is set to broadcast Emperor Hirohito reading out the Imperial Rescript on the Termination of the War.

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Kōji Yakusho

as General Korechika Anami

Masahiro Motoki

as Emperor Showa

Tori Matsuzaka

as Major Kenji Hatanaka

Shinichi Tsutsumi

as Chief Secretary Hisatsune Sakomizu

Tsutomu Yamazaki

as Prime Minister Kantaro Suzuki


International Titles

Nihon no Ichiban Nagai hi Trailer

日本最長的一日 Trailer

International Releases Dates

Hong Kong 27 August 2015

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