Emperor Rated PG13

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A gripping tale of love and honor forged between fierce enemies of war, EMPEROR unfolds the story, inspired by true events, of the bold and secret moves that won the peace in the shadows of postwar Japan. The story of EMPEROR is based on the resonant, real events of 1945, when General MacArthur took control of a shell-shocked Japan on behalf of the U.S and Bonner Fellers worked covertly to investigate the Emperoras fate while the future of the nation hung in the balance. Entwined with an against-the-odds romance, the story traverses the conflicting loyalties between heart and homeland, between revenge and justice, as the world rebuilds from the ruins of war. Matthew Fox joins with Academy AwardA winner Tommy Lee Jones, newcomer Eriko Hatsune and award-winning Japanese star Toshiyuki Nishida to bring to life the American occupation of Japan in the perilous and unpredictable days just after Emperor Hirohitoas World War II surrender. As General Douglas MacArthur (Jones) suddenly finds himself the de facto ruler of a foreign nation, he assigns an expert in Japanese culture a' and psychological warfare a' General Bonner Fellers (Fox), to covertly investigate the looming question hanging over the country: should the Japanese Emperor, worshiped by his people but accused of war crimes, be punished or saved? Caught between the high-wire political intrigue of his urgent mission and his own impassioned search for the mysterious school teacher (Hatsune) who first drew him to Japan, Fellers can be certain only that the tricky subterfuge about to play out will forever change the history of two nations and his heart.

Running Time
1 hr 46 min
Release Date
March 8, 2013

Movie Buzz

  • @SimonJadis

    They need to make a The Emperor's New Clothes movie and cast Gwyneth Paltrow as the Emperor. She won't even have to act.

  • @_robertguzman_

    I watched the Emperor's New Groove last night for the first time in years and now I'm on a Disney movie roll what order should I go in on

  • @123CineNews

    First ever movie reached 20 million views in 28 days. Its clear @superstarrajini sir is the emperor of Indian cinema https://t.co/Gqg4dV2SIU

  • @zainabfaraj22

    RT @farwzaz: I can't believe there are people out there who think The Emperor's New Groove isn't the greatest movie of all time

  • @scatfence

    what u never seen emperor's new groove before. its a good movie cmon

  • @Silver_Nyx_27

    ( @iamsrk ) You are Welcome. I told you it's a Beautifully Wicked movie, My Emperor Don, I fully understand & You have Bella-Donna's Support

  • @alisciajanae

    Speaking of groove I love that movie The Emperor's New Groove