Emperor

"Powerful. Tommy Lee Jones is remarkable."
- Pete Hammond, Movieline
"Nobody does hardass better than Tommy Lee Jones. Nobody."
- Peter Travers, Rolling Stone

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.
Original Languages: English, Japanese
Genre: Drama
Running Time: 106 min
Year: 2012

CREDITS

CAST
Eriko Hatsune (Aya Shimada )
Matthew Fox (General Bonner Fellers)
Tommy Lee Jones (General Douglas MacArthur)
DIRECTED BY
Peter Webber

TRAILER


PHOTOS

Left to Right: General Bonner Fellers (Matthew Fox) and Aya Shimada (Eriko Hatsune). Photo by Kristy Griffin.
General Bonner Fellers (Matthew Fox). 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.
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.
Director Petter Webber. Photo by Kristy Griffin.