Empire of the Sun

Movie (1987)

An English boy living in Shanghai during the Second World War is separated from his wealthy family by the Japanese invasion and forced to survive on the streets. The youngster forms an unlikely alliance with a soldier who helps the boy to adapt to life without his family, before the pair are eventually captured and subjected to the terrors of internment. Steven Spielberg's drama based on JG Ballard's autobiographical novel, starring Christian Bale, John Malkovich and Nigel Havers
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