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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 12A
Cast
Matthew Fox
Tommy Lee Jones
Eriko Hatsune
Directors
Peter Webber
Screenwriters
Vera Blasi
David Klass
Running Time
105 minutes

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Plot
After Japan’s surrender, General MacArthur (Jones) arrives in Tokyo to take charge, entrusting General Bonner Fellers (Fox) with gathering evidence over Hirohito’s possible war crimes. But Fellers’ own past may compromise his mission.


Verdict
Good intentions, vivid setting and TLJ on top form do not make up for a lack of anything truly compelling.


Reviewed by Ian Nathan

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