Blood on the Sun Poster

Release Date: 1945

DVD Release Date: May 29th, 1998

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 38 min

Plot Summary
Reporter Nick Condon (James Cagney) works for a newspaper in Tokyo and publishes a story exposing the Japanese government's imperialist plans. When government officers seize the newspaper, Nick finds himself at the center of a cover-up led by ruthless Premier Giichi Tanaka (John Emery). Harried by agents Colonel Hideki Tojo (Robert Armstrong) and Captain Oshima (John Halloran), Nick goes on the lam, meets a mysterious woman and has a dramatic confrontation on his way to the American Embassy.

Cast: James Cagney, Sylvia Sidney, Wallace Ford, Rosemary DeCamp, Robert Armstrong, John Emery, Leonard Strong, Frank Puglia

Director: Frank Lloyd

Genres: War

Production Co: William Cagney Productions

Keywords: Escape, Mystery, Murder, Police officer, 1940s, Tense


Winner Art Direction (Black-and-White)