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Human Condition, Part 3: A Soldier's Prayer


[[Feature~V38996~A Soldier's Prayer~prayers]] ([[Feature~V23818~Ningen No Joken III~humanconditionpart1:nogreaterlove]]) was the final entry in Japanese filmmaker Masaki Kobayashi's Human Condition trilogy. As in 1958's [[Feature~V154441~No Greater Love~daniellesteelsnogreaterlove]] (see entry 23818) and 1961's The Road to Eternity (see entry 23819), the protagonist is the pacifistic Kaji, played by [[Performer~P51757~Tatsuya Nakadai~tatsuyanakadai]]. Strong-armed into the Japanese military during World...more