Empire of the Sun (1987)

"To survive in a world at war, he must find a strength greater than all the events that surround him."
Audience Score
75
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, 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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Movie Details

Theatrical Release:December 25th, 1987
On Digital & Streaming:August 11th, 2008 - Watch Now
On DVD & Blu-ray:November 6th, 2001 - Buy DVD
Original Language:English
Production Companies:Amblin Entertainment, Warner Bros. Pictures
Movie Tags:chinese