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Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans

Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans(1927)

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Brief Synopsis

In this silent film, a farmer's affair with a city woman almost destroys his life.

Cast & Crew

F. W. Murnau Director
Janet Gaynor The wife
Margaret Livingston The Woman from the city
Bodil Rosing The maid
J. Farrell MacDonald The Photographer
Ralph Sipperly The barber
Jane Winton The manicure girl
Arthur Housman The Obtrusive gentleman
Eddie Boland The Obliging gentleman
Sidney Bracey Dance hall manager
Sally Eilers Woman in dance hall
Gibson Gowland Angry driver

Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York premiere: 23 Sep 1927
Release Date:  1927 Production Date:  AFI Library
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Fox Film Corp.
Sound:  Mono (musical score and sound effects) Production Co:  Fox Film Corp.
Duration(mins):  90 or 95 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  8,729    
Duration(reels):  10-11    

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  • sunrise

    kevin sellers 2019-11-12

    My god, this evil city/virtuous country stuff is a bore. And a heavy handed bore at that. MORE>

  • Hope, Love and Forgiveness

    Linda 2019-02-01

    I first saw this movie at a film history class many years ago and it still never fails to amaze me. There were many outstanding films at the tail end of... MORE>

  • See it !!!!

    Terry 2019-02-01

    Like lots of others , I am not a big fan of silent movies . but this movie is beyond good . From start to finish it is fantastic ! ,see it . MORE>