In his autobiography Lee talked about filming his scenes in German opposite Mifune, who could only speak Japanese, describing the scenes as amusing since the the two are communicating in separate languages. Rather than use a translator in the scene it was decided that the two characters could understand one another perfectly but refused to converse in the other's language to "for fear of losing face". Lee added "Some of the language I used in that film did not spare the ears of the German audiences." See more
On December 7, 1941, the Naval Air Arm of the Imperial Japanese Fleet, in a surprise attack, struck the United States Naval Base at Pearl Harbor and hurtled an unsuspecting America into World War II.
American citizens were stunned, shocked and outraged at this treacherous attack. On the West Coast, paranoia gripped the entire population as panic-stricken citizens were convinced that California was the next target of the Imperial Japanese Forces.
Major General Joseph W. Stilwell, ...
I'll Be Home for Christmas
Written by Kim Gannon
, Walter Kent
and Buck Ram
Performed by Bing Crosby See more