About the film
The Battleship Yamato
Release Date: June 15, 1953
|Production Companies||:||Shintoho Company|
|Producers||:||Katsuzô Shino, Munehide Tanabe, Toshio Mochizuki|
|Writers||:||Toshio Yasumi, Mitsuru Yoshida|
The film is about the Yamato's suicide mission to Okinawa in March 1945 to defend the homeland threatened by U.S. bombers. Adapted from Mitsuru Yoshida's 1952 book "Requiem for the Battleship Yamato".