G | | Action, Drama, History
In 1941, as Japan prepares to open its war against the USA with a pre-emptive strike on Pearl Harbor, a series of American mistakes threatens to inadvertently aggravate its effectiveness.
Adm. Isoroku Yamamoto most likely did not utter his famous quote about having "roused a sleeping giant and filled him with a terrible resolve"--it seems to be a post-war invention based on Yamamoto's actual beliefs on the likely outcome of war with the US and his ... ...
But do you really think that this Kurusu can do any good?
Cordell Hull: Well, I doubt it, Frank. He's hardly the most tactful choice. When he was ambassador in Berlin, he signed the Axis Pact on behalf of Japan.
In the opening shot as Admirals Richardson (outgoing CINCUS) and Kimmel (incoming CINCUS) are flying over Pearl Harbor, they fly over an airfield with (then) modern aircraft on the ramp.
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