The Last Emperor (1987)

Movie"1500 slaves. 353,260,000 royal subjects. Warlords. Concubines. And 2 wives. He was the loneliest boy in the world."
Audience Score
PG-13 2 hr 43 minNov 18th, 1987History, Drama
A dramatic history of Pu Yi, the last of the Emperors of China, from his lofty birth and brief reign in the Forbidden City, the object of worship by half a billion people; through his abdication, his decline and dissolute lifestyle; his exploitation by the invading Japanese, and finally to his obscure existence as just another peasant worker in the People's Republic.

Movie Details

Theatrical Release:April 15th, 1988 - Buy Tickets
Movie Budget:$23,800,000
Movie Box Office Gross:$44,000,000 (Worldwide)
Original Language:English
Production Companies:Hemdale Film Corporation, Soprofilms, TAO Film, Yanco, Columbia Pictures, Recorded Picture Company