Rising Sun

Directed by Philip Kaufman from the best-selling novel by Michael Crichton, RISING SUN is a triumph of style over content. Like BLADE RUNNER, the film grafts a fiercely modernist feel onto characters and themes right out of a 1940s film noir--an impressive achievement that more than makes up for a ponderous storyline. Most of the factors deemed anti-Japanese...read more

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Rising Sun - Official Trailer
02:27 — Michael Crichton's controversial account of the investigation of a prostitute's murder in a Japanese corporation's boardroom.

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Adaptation of Michael Crichton's novel, with Sean Connery and Wesley Snipes probing the murder of a woman found dead in a Japanese company's U.S. headquarters. Graham: Harvey Keitel. Sakamura: Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa. Richmond: Kevin Anderson. Yoshida-san: Ma (more…)

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Rising Sun STARZ

Adaptation of Michael Crichton's novel, with Sean Connery and Wesley Snipes probing the murder of a woman found dead in a Japanese company's U.S. headquarters. Graham: Harvey Keitel. Sakamura: Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa. Richmond: Kevin Anderson. Yoshida-san: Ma (more…)

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  • Released: 1993
  • Rating: R
  • Review: Directed by Philip Kaufman from the best-selling novel by Michael Crichton, RISING SUN is a triumph of style over content. Like BLADE RUNNER, the film grafts a fiercely modernist feel onto characters and themes right out of a 1940s film noir--an impressive… (more)

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