Pray for Japan Poster

Release Date: March 14th, 2012

DVD Release Date: November 6th, 2012

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 37 min

Plot Summary
Volunteers rally to bring aid to northeastern Japan after an earthquake and tsunami devastate the region in March 2011.

Director: Stu Levy

Genres: Documentary

Distributors: AMC Entertainment

Ratings & Reviews

view all
  • The movie is less than incisive, but it's utterly well-meaning. show more

  • Filmed over a period of six weeks and supplemented with animated music sequences and chilling news footage of the terrifying deluge, Pray is both an elegy and a love letter. show more

  • If making a decent movie required only good intentions, then Pray for Japan would be off and running. As it is, though, this muddled collage of random impressions and personal histories, emerging from last year's destruction of the Tohoku coastline by the earthquake and tsunami, doesn't document a tragedy so much as repeat a mantra. show more

See all critic reviews on