Emperor

Nobody does hardass better than Tommy Lee Jones. Nobody.
-Peter Travers, Rolling Stone
Powerful. Tommy Lee Jones is remarkable.
-Pete Hammond, Movieline
Un drame historique ambitieux.
-Marc-André Lussier, La Presse

Synopsis

As the Japanese surrender at the end of WWII, Gen. Fellers is tasked with deciding if Emperor Hirohito will be hanged as a war criminal. Influencing his ruling is his quest to find Aya, an exchange student he met years earlier in the U.S.

Theatrical Release Date

Friday, March 29, 2013
Original Languages: English, Japanese
Genre: Drama
Running Time: 106 min
Year: 2012

CREDITS

CAST
Tommy Lee Jones
Eriko Hatsune
Matthew Fox
DIRECTED BY
Peter Webber

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PHOTOS

Director Petter Webber. Photo by Kristy Griffin.
Left to Right: General Bonner Fellers (Matthew Fox) and Aya Shimada (Eriko Hatsune). Photo by Kristy Griffin.
Aya Shimada (Eriko Hatsune). Photo by Kristy Griffin.
Teizaburo Sekiya (Isao Natsuyagi). Photo by Kristy Griffin.
General Douglas MacArthur (Tommy Lee Jones). Photo by Kristy Griffin.
General Bonner Fellers (Matthew Fox). Photo by Kristy Griffin.
Left to Right: General Douglas MacArthur (Tommy Lee Jones) and General Bonner Feller (Matthew Fox). Photo by Kristy Griffin.
Left to Right: General Douglas MacArthur (Tommy Lee Jones) and Teizaburo Sekiya (Isao Natsuyagi). Photo by Kristy Griffin.