The Emperor in August (2015)/日本最长的一天
On August 14th, 1945, at an Imperial conference, the Showa Emperor, Hirohito (Masahiro Motoki), finally decided to accept the Potsdam Declaration. However, some young firebrand Army officers insisted on continuing the war and conspired to launch a coup. Anami (Koji Yakusho), the Minister of War, was pressed to make an extremely difficult decision.
Korechika Anami, Army Minister
Prime Minister Suzuki
Sakomizu, chief secretary of cabinet
Hatanaka, army major
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