Sophie and the Rising Sun Full Movie

Sophie and the Rising Sun posterPlot: Set in the autumn of 1941 in Salty Creek, a fishing village in South Carolina, the film tells the dramatic story of interracial lovers swept up in the tides of history. As World War II rages in Europe a wounded stranger, Mr. Ohta, appears in the town under mysterious circumstances. Sophie, a native of Salty Creek, quickly becomes transfixed by Mr. Ohta and a friendship born of their mutual love of art blossoms into a delicate and forbidden courtship. As their secret relationship evolves the war escalates tragically. When Pearl Harbor is bombed, a surge of misguided patriotism, bigotry and violence sweeps through the town, threatening Mr. Ohta's life. A trio of women, each with her own secrets - Sophie, along with the town matriarch and her housekeeper - rejects law and propriety, risking their lives with their actions.
Rating: 6/10 (202 votes)
Director: Maggie Greenwald
Writer: Maggie Greenwald (screenplay), Augusta Trobaugh (novel)
Stars: Julianne Nicholson, Takashi Yamaguchi, Margo Martindale, Diane Ladd
Runtime: 116 min
Rated: R
Genre: Drama
Released: 2016 Jan 22