• Sunrise (1993)


Release Date: June 9th, 1993

DVD Release Date: April 3rd, 2012

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 50 min

Plot Summary

Bored with his wife (Janet Gaynor), their baby and the dull routine of farm life, a farmer (George O'Brien) falls under the spell of a flirtatious city girl (Margaret Livingston) who convinces him to drown his wife so they can escape together. When his wife becomes suspicious of his plan and runs away to the city, the farmer pursues her, slowly regaining her trust as the two rediscover their love for each other in this award-winning silent classic.

Cast: George O'Brien, Janet Gaynor, Margaret Livingston, Bodil Rosing, J. Farrell MacDonald, Ralph Sipperly, Jane Winton, Arthur Housman

Director: F.W. Murnau

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Fox Film Corporation

Distributors: Fox, Critics' Choice Video

Keywords: Inspiring , Touching , Marriage , Rescue , Wife , Temptation , Transformation , Love


Winner Actress
Nominated Art Direction
Winner Cinematography
Winner Unique and Artistic Picture