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EMPIRE OF THE SUN (1987)

EMPIRE OF THE SUN <span>(1987)</span> artwork

EMPIRE OF THE SUN (1987)

Type Feature

Approx. Running minutes 146

Ratings Info moderate violence

Director(s) Steven Spielberg

Cast includes Christian Bale, John Malkovich, Miranda Richardson, Nigel Havers, Joe Pantoliano, Leslie Phillips, Masato Ibu, Emily Richard, Rupert Frazer, Peter Gale, Takatoro Kataoka, Ben Stiller, Robert Stephens

Cut All known versions of this work passed uncut.

  • Parental guidance iconPG

Ratings info

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

EMPIRE OF THE SUN is a drama, set during World War II, and in which a boy struggles to survive in a Japanese prison of war camp.

Violence

There are some scenes in which men are beaten by the prison camp guards; however, injury detail is limited.

There is also a scene in which it is implied a man and woman have sex; however, it is brief and there is no detailed activity.

Details

Title
EMPIRE OF THE SUN
Year
1987
Formats
Cinema, DVD
Distributor(s)
Warner Home Video Ltd,Warner Brothers
Classified date(s)
16/06/1999
Main language
English
BBFC reference
AZF061227

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