Songs from Movies

Empire of the Sun (1987)

Jamie Graham, a privileged English boy, is living in Shanghai when the Japanese invade and force all foreigners into prison camps. Jamie is captured with an American sailor named Basie, who looks out for him while they are in the camp together. Even though he is separated from his parents and in a hostile environment, Jamie maintains his dignity and youthful spirits, providing a beacon of hope for the others held captive with him.

The movie Empire of the Sun, released in 1987, features 7 songs from artists like The Ambrosian Junior Choir, Elizabeth Welch, Al Bowlly / Mayfair Orchestra / Ronnie Munro and Jack Hylton. What is your favorite song from Empire of the Sun?

 

Songs from Empire of the Sun

The British Grenadiers
SUO GAN
The Ambrosian Junior Choir
A NIGHTINGALE SANG IN BERKELEY SQUARE
Elizabeth Welch
THESE FOOLISH THINGS
Elizabeth Welch
SOUTH OF THE BORDER
Al Bowlly / Mayfair Orchestra / Ronnie Munro
SWING IS IN THE AIR
Jack Hylton
Chopin Mazurka Opus 17 No. 4

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