TAIHEIYO NO TSUBASA -
1968 - Color - 101 min.
REMASTERED ANAMORPHIC WIDESCREEN (16:9)
STORY OF THE 343 KOKUTAI - SQUADRON OF EXPERTS - Includes special bonus feature "The Kawanishi Shiden-Kai" about the one Violet Lightning that still exists in Japan. Housed in its own museum, this plane was state of the art at the time.
Starring: MIFUNE Toshiro
KAYAMA Yuzo, SATO Makoto
Special Effects by: TSUBURAYA Eiji
True story of Japan's last ditch effort to retake air superiority with the new Shiden-Kai fighter plane (Kawanishi "George"), which compared favorably with our F6F-Hellcat, and P-51 Mustang.