Empire of the Sun Synopsis
An upper-class English boy (Christian Bale) becomes a Japanese prisoner in World War II Shanghai.
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Truly amazing adventure

By bribri9091
I have watched this movie at least once each year for the past 10 years. I believe this film is the greatest film ever directed by Steven Spielberg both because of its authenticity to the time in...

One of Spielbergs Very Best

By irishheartbeat
One of Spielbergs forgotten masterpieces, watch this for the performance of a very young Christian Bale, who clearly was an astonishingly gifted actor even as a young boy. Perfect direction by...

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Rated PG
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Common Sense Media says Beautiful but grim WWII saga through a boy's eyes.
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