Behind the Rising Sun Poster

Release Date: 1943

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 28 min

Plot Summary
In the 1930s, Taro Seki (Tom Neal) returns to Japan after graduating from Cornell University in the United States. An ambitious man, Seki searches for employment with Clancy O'Hara (Don Douglas), a prominent American engineer in Tokyo. While at the engineer's office, Seki falls in love with O'Hara's secretary, Tama Shimamura (Margo). Soon, the two plan to marry, but Seki is drafted for the Sino-Japanese War -- and, when he returns from the battlefields, he is no longer the same man.

Cast: Margo , Tom Neal, J. Carrol Naish, Robert Ryan, Gloria Holden, Donald Douglas, George Givot

Director: Edward Dmytryk

Genres: War

Production Co: RKO Radio Pictures Inc.

Keywords: Dark, 1940s, 1930s, Soldier, Fall, Transformation, Marriage, Emotional, Friend, Love