The Human Condition III: A Soldier’s Prayer
(Ningen no joken)
Tatsuya Nakadai, Michiyo Aratama, Ineko Arima, So Yamamura,
By Part III of Kobayashi’s World War II epic, the Japanese army is being routed by superior Russian troops. Soldier Kaji (Tatsuya Nakadai) is captured by the Soviets and imprisoned, learning the bitter truth about the Red Army as liberators.