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
DateRankWeekly %± LW TheatersChange AvgTo DateWeek
Nov 13-19100$3,534-1-$3,534$3,5341
Nov 20-2672$19,406+449.1%1-$19,406$22,9402
Nov 27-Dec 366$18,608-4.1%3+2$6,202$41,5483
Dec 4-10101$1,533-91.8%1-2$1,533$43,0814
Dec 11-1794$1,473-3.9%2+1$736$44,4005
Dec 18-2486$1,011-31.4%2-$505$45,5656
Dec 25-3171$803-20.6%2-$401$46,3687
Jan 8-1464$5,036-2-$2,518$51,4049
Jan 22-2895$494-1-$494$51,89811
Jan 29-Feb 491$788+59.5%1-$788$52,68612
Feb 5-1192$1,714+117.5%1-$1,714$54,40013
Feb 12-1890$1,374-19.8%1-$1,374$55,77414
Feb 19-25104$625-54.5%2+1$312$56,39915
Feb 26-Mar 498$1,468+134.9%1-1$1,468$57,86716
Mar 5-1180$4,735+222.5%3+2$1,578$62,60217
Mar 26-Apr 192$5,891-2-$2,945$68,49320
Apr 2-882$6,261+6.3%4+2$1,565$74,75421
Apr 9-15101$2,549-59.3%2-2$1,274$77,30322