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Empire of the sun

Spielberg, Steven, 1946- (Added Author). Stoppard, Tom. (Added Author). Williams, John, 1932- (Added Author). Malkovich, John. (Added Author). Richardson, Miranda. (Added Author). Daviau, Allen. (Added Author). Havers, Nigel, 1949- (Added Author). Bale, Christian, 1974- (Added Author). Ballard, J. G., 1930-2009 Empire of the Sun. (Added Author). Warner Home Video (Firm) (Added Author). Warner Bros. (Added Author). John Malkovich, Miranda Richardson, Nigel Havers, Christian Bale. (Cast).

Available copies

  • 2 of 4 copies available at Sitka.
  • 1 of 1 copy available at BC Interlibrary Connect. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Creston Public Library.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Creston Public Library DVD FIC EMP (Text) 35140000945785 Fiction Videos Volume hold Available -
Bren Del Win Centennial Library Video 829 (Text) 36320000255398 Audio Visual Volume hold Checked out 2007-08-29
Pender Island Public Library DVD EMP (Text) 33126000301865 Adult DVD Volume hold Checked out 2019-09-03
Whistler Public Library DVD DRA EMP (Text) 33987000389949 DVD Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780790761657
  • ISBN: 0790761653
  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (152 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
    videodisc
    videorecording
  • Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Bros Pictures, c2004.

Content descriptions

General Note: Closed captioned.
Dialogue in English or French, with optional Chinese, English, French, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Spanish or Thai subtitles.
Special features: behind-the-scenes documentary "The China odyssey : Empire of the sun, a film by Steven Spielberg"; interactive menus; theatrical trailer; scene access.
Based on the novel by J.G. Ballard.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1987.
Widescreen version, Dolby digital sound.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Director of photography, Allen Daviau ; music, John Williams.
Participant or Performer Note: John Malkovich, Miranda Richardson, Nigel Havers, Christian Bale.
Summary, etc.: Based on J.G. Ballard's autobiographical novel, this film tells the story of a boy, James Graham, whose privileged life is upturned by the Japanese invasion of Shanghai, December 8, 1941. Separated from his parents, he is eventually captured, and taken to Soo Chow confinement camp, next to a captured Chinese airfield. Amidst the sickness and food shortages in the camp, Jim attempts to reconstruct his former life, all the while bringing spirit and dignity to those around him.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG.
System Details Note:
DVD.
Language Note:
Dialogue in English or French, with optional Chinese, English, French, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Spanish or Thai subtitles.
Closed captioned.
Subject: Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Feature films
Boys -- China -- Shanghai -- Drama
World War, 1939-1945 -- China -- Shanghai -- Drama
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