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Empire of the Sun

Empire of the Sun

To survive in a world at war, he must find a strength greater than all the events that surround him. Dec. 09, 1987 USA 153 Min. PG
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Christian Bale isJim 'Jamie' Graham
Jim 'Jamie' Graham
Nigel Havers isDr. Rawlins
Dr. Rawlins
Joe Pantoliano isFrank Demarest
Frank Demarest
Masatō Ibu isSgt. Nagata
Sgt. Nagata
Emily Richard isMary Graham
Mary Graham
Rupert Frazer isJohn Graham
John Graham


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.

Original title Empire of the Sun
IMDb Rating 7.7 110,788 votes
TMDb Rating 7.5 1034 votes

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