The Sun

(2009 Re-release)

Third part in Aleksandr Sokurov's quadrilogy of Power, following Moloch and Taurus, focuses on Japanese Emperor Hirohito and Japan's defeat in World War II when he is finally confronted by General Douglas MacArthur who offers him to accept a diplomatic defeat for survival.


Domestic (100%)
Summary Details
DistributorLorber Films
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1 theaters
Running Time1 hr 50 min
GenresDrama History
In Release409 days/58 weeks
Widest Release4 theaters
DateRankWeekend %± LW TheatersChange AvgTo DateWeekend
Apr 9-11100$1,603-62.7%2-2$801$76,35721
Apr 2-480$4,301-27%4+2$1,075$72,79420
Mar 26-2879$5,891-2-$2,945$68,49319
Mar 5-777$4,735+353.5%3+2$1,578$62,60216
Feb 26-2892$1,044+119.3%1-1$1,044$57,44315
Feb 19-2199$476-50%2+1$238$56,25014
Feb 12-15
Presidents' Day wknd
Feb 12-1485$952-1-$952$55,35213
Jan 8-1061$2,599-2-$1,299$48,9678
Dec 25-2769$803-20.6%2-$401$46,3686
Dec 18-2079$1,011+29.3%2-$505$45,5655
Dec 11-1393$782-25.2%2+1$391$43,8634
Dec 4-699$1,046-92.4%1-2$1,046$42,5943
Nov 27-2964$13,748+18.6%3+2$4,582$36,6882
Nov 20-2266$11,588-1-$11,588$15,1221