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Emperor [DVD]

Immediately after Emperor Hirohito's World War II surrender, General MacArthur suddenly finds himself the de facto ruler of a foreign nation. He challenges his expert on Japanese culture, General Fellers to provide evidence in ten short days to decide if the Japanese Emperor, worshipped as a god by his people but accused of war crimes, should be punished or saved, as the fate of a nation waits.

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Summary: Immediately after Emperor Hirohito's World War II surrender, General MacArthur suddenly finds himself the de facto ruler of a foreign nation. He challenges his expert on Japanese culture, General Fellers to provide evidence in ten short days to decide if the Japanese Emperor, worshipped as a god by his people but accused of war crimes, should be punished or saved, as the fate of a nation waits.
Title: Emperor [DVD] / screenplay by David Klass and Vera Blasi ; producers, Yoko Narahashi ... [et al.] ; director, Peter Webber.
Publisher Date: [United States] : Fellerse Film LLC, c2013.
Subject: Hirohito, Emperor of Japan, 1901-1989 -- Drama. MacArthur, Douglas, 1880-1964 -- Drama. World War, 1939-1945 -- Japan -- Drama. Japan -- Politics and government -- 1926-1989 -- Drama.
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 5
System Items Total: 11
Call Number: 791.43 Emp
Oclc: 846693227
Upc: 031398170709
Bib Id: 443960

Format: DVD
Summary: Immediately after Emperor Hirohito's World War II surrender, General MacArthur suddenly finds himself the de facto ruler of a foreign nation. He challenges his expert on Japanese culture, General Fellers to provide evidence in ten short days to decide if the Japanese Emperor, worshipped as a god by his people but accused of war crimes, should be punished or saved, as the fate of a nation waits.
Title: Emperor [DVD] / screenplay by David Klass and Vera Blasi ; producers, Yoko Narahashi ... [et al.] ; director, Peter Webber.
Publisher, Date: [United States] : Fellerse Film LLC, c2013.
Description: 1 videodisc (106 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Target Audience Note: MPAA rating: PG-13.
Subjects: Hirohito, Emperor of Japan, 1901-1989 -- Drama.
Subjects: MacArthur, Douglas, 1880-1964 -- Drama.
Subjects: World War, 1939-1945 -- Japan -- Drama.
Subjects: Japan -- Politics and government -- 1926-1989 -- Drama.
Genre: Feature films
Genre: Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Genre: Feature films
Other Author: Klass, David
Other Author: Blasi, Vera
Other Author: Narahashi, Yoko.
Other Author: Webber, G. P. (G. Peter)
Other Author: Okamoto, Shirō, 1946- His Majesty's salvation.
Other Author: Jones, Tommy Lee, 1946-
Other Author: Fox, Matthew, 1966-
Other Author: Momoi, Kaori
Other Author: Fellerse Film (Firm)
Notes: Based on the book His Majesty's salvation by Shiro Okamoto.
Notes: Special features: audio commentary with Peter Webber and Yoko Narahashi ; deleted scenes ; theatrical trailer ; behing-the-scenes photo gallery.
Notes: Director, Peter Webber.
Notes: Tommy Lee Jones, Matthew Fox, Kaori Momoi, Eriko Hatsune, Aaron Jackson.
Notes: DVD, region 1 widescreen, 5.1 Dolby digital.
Notes: English dialogue; English or Spanish subtitles.
Notes: Closed-captioned.
Publisher Number: 43389
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 5
Total Copies: 11
Call Number: 791.43 Emp
Medium: [DVD]