A war widow searches for the true reason behind her husband’s death, and why she’s been unable to collect survivor benefits. It turns out he has been classified a traitor and a deserter, and the exact cause of his death listed as ‘unknown’. She sets out on a quest to find the people he served with, to determine the real story behind the government smokescreen.
Director: Kinji Fukasaku.
Stars: Tetsurô Tanba, Sachiko Hidari, Yumiko Fujita, Noboru Mitani, Paul Maki, Takeshi Seki, Shonosuke Ichikawa, Sanae Nakahara, Taketoshi Naito, Kanemon Nakamura, Shinjiro Ehara, Makoto Terada, Isao Natsuyagi, Kôichi Yamamoto. AKA Under the Flag of the Rising Sun
one word to describe this film-magnificent