The Sun (2005)

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.

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Summary Details
Earliest Release DateNovember 18, 2005 (Italy)
Running Time1 hr 50 min
GenresDrama History
Release GroupRolloutMarketsDomesticInternationalWorldwide
Original ReleaseNovember 18, 2005Italy$141,022$141,022
2009 Re-releaseNovember 18, 2009Domestic$77,303$77,303