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Empire of the Sun (1987)

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Drama, History, War & Military
2h 32min


as Jim 'Jamie' Graham
as Mrs. Victor
as Dr. Rawlins
as Dainty
as Frank Demarest
as Sgt. Nagata
as Mary Graham, Jim's mother
as John Graham, Jim's father
as Mr. Victor
as Kamikaze Boy Pilot


Jamie Graham, a privileged English boy, is living in Shanghai when the Japanese invade and force all foreigners into prison camps. Jamie is captured with an American sailor named Basie, who looks out for him while they are in the camp together. Even though he is separated from his parents and in a hostile environment, Jamie maintains his dignity and youthful spirits, providing a beacon of hope for the others held captive with him.

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