Empire of the Sun (1987) Filming Locations

Location #1: Church

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St. Ignatius Cathedral, 158 Puxi Road, Xuhui, Shanghai, China


Location #2: Jim’s family home

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Until the mid 2000s, it stood (at that exact spot) on Titlarks Hill Road, Ascot, England, United Kingdom

* A contribution by Jon Lowe!


Location #3: Downtown

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On Zhongshan East 1st Road, Shanghai, China


Location #4: Capitol Cinema

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146 Hu Qiu Lu, Shanghai, China


Location #5: Bridge

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Waibaidu Bridge, Shanghai, China

2 thoughts on “Empire of the Sun (1987) Filming Locations

  1. Kurt Meyer

    The houses were on Legh Road in Knutsford Cheshire UK. I have some shots taken of the filming on location. I cannot reach my negative file at the moment but will send you the images as soon as I have scanned them.

    Congratulations on an excellet website.

    Kurt Meyer

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