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8 Ratings

MacArthur's Children

Setouchi shonen yakyu dan

Directed by Masahiro Shinoda
Japan, 1984
Drama, Comedy, War

Synopsis

In this drama at the end of World War II, the inhabitants of a small Japanese fishing village must come to terms with their nation’s defeat and the sudden occupation of General MacArthur and his troops.

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MacArthur's Children Directed by Masahiro Shinoda

Awards & Festivals

Awards of the Japanese Academy

1985 | 6 wins including: Best Cinematography

1985 | 4 nominations including: Best Film

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