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Prisoners of the Sun, 1990

Prisoners of the Sun
Directed by: Stephen Wallace
Written by: Denis Whitburn
Language:  English, Japanese
Country:  Australia
Runtime:  108 min
MPAA Rating:  R
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The mood of Prisoners of the Sun is bleak, tense, and suspenseful. The plot centers around an army investigation, captivity, and a conspiracy against humanity. It is a drama and war movie. In approach, Prisoners of the Sun is serious and realistic. It takes place, at least partly, in a courtroom, on an island, and in a prison. The setting is Australia and Japan. Prisoners of the Sun is originally a true story.

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After World War II, a mass grave is uncovered on the Southeast Asia island of Ambon containing the bodies... more

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Language: English, Japanese
Country: Australia
Release date: 26 July 1990
Runtime: 108 min

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Bryan Brown Bryan Brown As Captain Cooper
George Takei George Takei As Vice-Admiral Baron Takahashi
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An ok prisoner of war, war crimes trial drama. Drama concentrates on the politics of conducting war crimes trials. A young Russell Crowe, the star of this movie is Bryan Brown. Not the best movie of this genre nor is it the worst. JUST OK. I give it...
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