Empire of the Sun (1987)
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Empire of the Sun (1987)

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Internationally renowned director Steven Spielberg captures the powerful story of a sheltered young boy separated from his parents and forced to endure the ravages of war. Based on the autobiographical best seller by J.G. Ballard, this epic drama chronicl… View More
Genres Drama, War/Western
Director Steven Spielberg
Starring Christian Bale, John Malkovich, Miranda Richardson, Nigel Havers View More
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Movie Summary

Internationally renowned director Steven Spielberg captures the powerful story of a sheltered young boy separated from his parents and forced to endure the ravages of war. Based on the autobiographical best seller by J.G. Ballard, this epic drama chronicles Ballard's remarkable struggle to survive a childhood filled with betrayal, death and disappointment trapped in Shanghai during the World War II Japanese occupation.
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Movie Details

Genres Drama, War/Western
Director Steven Spielberg
Starring Christian Bale, John Malkovich, Miranda Richardson, Nigel Havers, Joe Pantoliano, Leslie Phillips, Masato Ibu, Emily Richard, Rupert Frazer
Studio Name Warner Bros.
Release Date 1987
VUDU Release Date 07/01/2009
Rating PG About Ratings
Running Time 152 minutes
Language English
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