• 1927
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Drama

After the success of F.W. Murnau's silent German classics NOSFERATU (1922), THE LAST LAUGH (1924), and FAUST (1926), William Fox, the head of Fox Film Corp., invited Murnau to come to America, offering him carte blanche to create any kind of film he wanted. Murnau accepted, providing he would have no studio interference, and planned SUNRISE as a more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (3 Credits)
Carl Mayer
H.H. Caldwell
Katherine Hilliker
Source (1 Credit)
Hermann Sudermann
Producer (1 Credit)
William Fox
Cinematographer (2 Credits)
Charles Rosher
Karl Struss
Editor (2 Credits)
H.H. Caldwell
Katherine Hilliker
Musical Composer (1 Credit)
Hugo Riesenfeld
Production Designer (1 Credit)
Rochus Gliese
Art Director (2 Credits)
Alfred Metscher