Image Gallery Now Loading… Previous Next Close

Battle Under Orion (VCD) (Hong Kong Version) VCD

Our Price: US$7.99
Availability: Usually ships within 7 to 14 days
Important information about purchasing this product:
  • This product is accepted for return under certain conditions. For more details, please refer to our return policy.
  • This product does not have English audio or subtitles.
  • This product will not be shipped to Japan.
Battle Under Orion (VCD) (Hong Kong Version)
Sign in to rate and write review
No Rating Available

YesAsia Editorial Description

Tamaki Hiroshi (MW, Nodame Cantabile) stars in the World War II era naval action film Battle Under Orion (a.k.a. Manatsu no Orion and Last Operations Under the Orion). Based on an Ikegami Tsukasa novel and directed by Shinohara Tetsuo (Riding the Metro), the film alternates between the past and present, linked by a fateful song. Rising actress Kitagawa Keiko (Buzzer Beat) takes dual roles as Tamaki's love interest and his granddaughter. Battle Under Orion also co-stars Hiraoka Yuta (Swing Girls), Kikawada Masaya (God's Puzzle), Masuoka Toru (K-20), and Dochin Yoshikuni of J-pop duo CHEMISTRY in his acting debut.

Captain Kuromato Takayuki (Tamaki Hiroshi) and his submarnine crew are engaged in battle with an American destroyer off the coast of Okinawa. Before heading to the frontline, he receives from his lover Shiduko (Kitagawa Keiko) a final present, the score to a song titled Manatsu no Orion. Sixty-four years later, Takayuki and Shiduko's granddaughter (Kitagawa Keiko) discovers the score and the signifance behind the song.

© 2010-2023 YesAsia.com Ltd. All rights reserved. This original content has been created by or licensed to YesAsia.com, and cannot be copied or republished in any medium without the express written permission of YesAsia.com.

Technical Information

Product Title: Battle Under Orion (VCD) (Hong Kong Version) i-77 潛艇風暴 (VCD) (香港版) i-77 潜艇风暴 (VCD) (香港版) 真夏のオリオン Battle Under Orion (VCD) (Hong Kong Version)
Also known as: Manatsu no Orion / Last Operations Under the Orion 真夏之獵戶座 真夏之猎户座 Manatsu no Orion / Last Operations Under the Orion Manatsu no Orion / Last Operations Under the Orion
Artist Name(s): Tamaki Hiroshi (Actor) | Kitagawa Keiko (Actor) | Hiraoka Yuta (Actor) | Dochin Yoshikuni (Chemistry) | Yoshida Eisaku | Fukikoshi Mitsuru | Masuoka Toru | Suzuki Mizuho | Kikawada Masaya | Matsuo Koji | Ito Fumio | Nakano Taiga | Totani Kimito 玉木宏 (Actor) | 北川景子 (Actor) | 平岡祐太 (Actor) | 堂珍嘉邦 (Chemistry) | 吉田榮作 | 吹越滿 | 益岡徹 | Suzuki Mizuho | 黃川田將也 | Matsuo Koji | Ito Fumio | 仲野太賀 | 戶谷公人 玉木宏 (Actor) | 北川景子 (Actor) | 平冈佑太 (Actor) | 堂珍嘉邦 (Chemistry) | 吉田荣作 | 吹越满 | Masuoka Toru | Suzuki Mizuho | 黄川田将也 | Matsuo Koji | Ito Fumio | 仲野太贺 | 户谷公人 玉木宏 (Actor) | 北川景子 (Actor) | 平岡祐太 (Actor) | 堂珍嘉邦 | 吉田栄作 | 吹越満 | 益岡徹 | 鈴木瑞穂 | 黄川田将也 | 松尾光次 | 伊藤ふみお | 山田幸伸 | 鈴木拓 | 三浦悠 | 奥村知史 | 仲野太賀 | 戸谷公人 | 古泰むつとし 타마키 히로시 (Actor) | Kitagawa Keiko (Actor) | Hiraoka Yuta (Actor) | Dochin Yoshikuni (Chemistry) | Yoshida Eisaku | Fukikoshi Mitsuru | Masuoka Toru | Suzuki Mizuho | Kikawada Masaya | Matsuo Koji | Ito Fumio | Nakano Taiga | Totani Kimito
Director: Shinohara Tetsuo 篠原哲雄 篠原哲雄 篠原哲雄 Shinohara Tetsuo
Release Date: 2010-04-10
Language: Japanese
Subtitles: Traditional Chinese
Place of Origin: Japan
Disc Format(s): VCD
Duration: 120 (mins)
Publisher: Panorama (HK)
Other Information: 2VCDs
Package Weight: 120 (g)
Shipment Unit: 1 What is it?
YesAsia Catalog No.: 1022489224

Product Information

The final days of World War II - the ocean southeast of Okinawa. The Japanese last hope is entrusted on i-77, the last of the deployed submarines to strike at the U.S. Navy's fuel-supply lines. Takayuki Kuramoto (Hiroshi Tamaki), Commander of the i-77 is up against Mike Stewart, the captain of the R.S. destroyer Percival who has the finest record in the U.S. Navy. As the i-77 and U.S. destroyer Percival begin a mutual hunt, the two captains bring all their knowledge and power to bear as, with lessening supplies of torpedoes and depth charges, they battle. Kuramoto, the lives of his young crew members in his charge, is forced by the difficulties of battle into a serious decision. With Midsummer Orion, a piece of music sheet, in his breast pocket, he sets out on a final battle that will mean life or death. August, 1945: The fuse is lit on a final battle to the limits of mind and body.
Additional Information may be provided by the manufacturer, supplier, or a third party, and may be in its original language

Other Versions of "Battle Under Orion (VCD) (Hong Kong Version)"

Customers who bought "Battle Under Orion (VCD) (Hong Kong Version)" also bought

Customers who bought videos directed by Shinohara Tetsuo also bought videos by these directors:

Search Keywords

The following keywords are associated with this product. Please click on a keyword to search for similar items.
The Last 10 Years The Files of Young Kindaichi: Legend of the Shanghai Mermaid HiGH & LOW THE WORST X Tonbi Cherry Magic! Thirty Years of Virginity Can Make You a Wizard?! The Movie Evangelion: 3.0+1.11 Thrice Upon a Time TANG
  • Region & Language: Hong Kong United States - English
  • *Reference Currency: No Reference Currency
 Change Preferences 
Please enable cookies in your browser to experience all the features of our site, including the ability to make a purchase.
Cookie Preferences Close

We use data cookies to store your online preferences and collect information. You can use this interface to enable or disable sets of cookies with varying functions.


These cookies are required to use core website features and are automatically enabled when you use the site. They also enable use of the Shopping Cart and Checkout processes, assist in regulatory and security issues, measure traffic and visits, and retrieve order information for affiliate commissions. We use the information collected to evaluate and improve the performance of your shopping experience.
These cookies are used to deliver advertisements that are more relevant to you and your interests. Marketing Cookies are placed by third-party providers with our permission, and any information collected may be shared with other organizations such as publishers or advertisers.
These cookies enable us to provide better services based on how users use our website, and allow us to improve our features to deliver better user experience. Information collected is aggregated and anonymous.

    Cancel