About the film
world war ii philippines pacific war cannibal japanese army 1940s
Fires on the Plain
Release Date: November 03, 1959
|Production Companies||:||Daiei Film|
|Producers||:||Masaichi Nagata, Asao Kumada|
|Writers||:||Shohei Ooka, Natto Wada|
In the closing days of WWII, a Japanese soldier afflicted with tuberculosis is abandoned by his company and left to wander the Philippine island of Leyte.