Empire of the Sun

23/10/1995
  |  Book Tickets: 25/10/2010
  |  Buy to Own: 23/10/1995
  |  Watch Now: 26/07/2008
  |  146 min
Rated PG by the BBFC

Synopsis

A British boy living in Shanghai becomes separated from his parents when Japan invades China at the outset of World War II. The film, based on J.G. Ballard's autobiographical novel, traces his progress through prison camp life and his steely determination to survive. The score is by John Williams.