Fires on the Plain

Fires on the Plain
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Stefan

Excellently authentic portrayal of the then crushed Japanese Army in the Philippines in 1945. The acting is superb. Knowing what I do about the atrocities committed by the those very same forces against the indigenous peoples there, it is difficult for me to feel any pity for those soldiers, ...Read more

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Edward

A perspective of World War II not usually seen by US film audiences. The film brilliantly depicts the desperate conditions that the routed Japanese soldiers faced in the Philippines during the last year of the war. Five stars.

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