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The Burmese Harp

The Burmese Harp(1956)

Also Known As: Biruma no Tategoto |

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Brief Synopsis

A Japanese musician keeps up the spirits of his fellow soldiers as they flee Burma during World War II.

Cast & Crew

Kon Ichikawa Director
Rentaro Mikuni Captain Inouye
Shoji Yasui Private Mizushima
Tatsuya Mihashi Defense Commander
Yunosuke Ito Village Head
Rentaro Mikuni Narration
Minoru Yokoyama Director Of Photography
Natto Wada Screenwriter
Michio Takeyama Screenwriter
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info: 
Release Date:  1956 Production Date: 
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co: 
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Nikkatsu Corporation .....Production Company, Nikkatsu Corporation .....Theatrical Distributor, .....Domestic Theatrical Distributor, Public Media Inc. .....Domestic Video Distributor
Duration(mins):  Country:  Japan (JP)
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  • burmese harp

    kevin sellers 2017-11-17

    I agree with previous reviewer Delving Eye that this film is haunting. I also think that it is beautiful and possessed of a serenity and spirituality that... MORE>

  • personal art

    a.morris 2017-11-10

    if watched for just a little while..it can make someone think. a movie..no. a film or a work of art..yes. the type of thing that makes a person somewhere... MORE>

  • The Burmese Harp

    Jack 2014-02-04

    This is a great classic movie and with is a foreigner movie. I would recommend to people to watch it and understanding other culture. This movie have a... MORE>