Jun 18, 2020
The film is handled with a fair amount of sensitivity, which frequently saves it from going overboard and the cast Is a capable one, led by Jeff Hunter. However, the picture is almost stolen by an appealing, elderly woman, playing mama Une.
Feb 7, 2020
[It's] no great, soaring World War II drama. But as a sturdy anti-war sermon, trimly told and performed with realistic compassion, this medium-sized picture is tough, thoughtful and, especially in one extended battle sequence, tingling.
Feb 7, 2020
Although the film ran for two hours and twelve minutes, it did not seem that long as suspense was carried throughout.
Oct 23, 2019
Though evidently based on fact, the martial exploits of the soldier hero (Jeffrey Hunter) are difficult to believe. The story, however, has some unhackneyed elements that deserve attention...
May 27, 2014
Earns its stripes by painting the Japanese-Americans during World War II in a positive light and for its relentless attack against racism.
Aug 9, 2007
Powerful anti-war drama, with a unique point of view on Japanese-American relations.