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The Last Emperor (1987)

PG-13 1987-11-20 (US) DramaHistory 2h 43m
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1500 slaves. 353,260,000 royal subjects. Warlords. Concubines. And 2 wives. He was the loneliest boy in the world.


A dramatic history of Pu Yi, the last of the Emperors of China, from his lofty birth and brief reign in the Forbidden City, the object of worship by half a billion people; through his abdication, his decline and dissolute lifestyle; his exploitation by the invading Japanese, and finally to his obscure existence as just another peasant worker in the People's Republic.

  1. Bernardo Bertolucci

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Aisin-Gioro Puyi


  3. Enzo Ungari


  4. Mark Peploe


Top Billed Cast

  1. John Lone

    John Lone

    Pu Yi (Adult)

  2. Joan Chen

    Joan Chen

    Wan Jung

  3. Peter O'Toole

    Peter O'Toole

    Reginald Johnston (R.J.)

  4. Ruocheng Ying

    Ruocheng Ying

    The Governor

  5. Victor Wong

    Victor Wong

    Chen Pao Shen

  6. Dennis Dun

    Dennis Dun

    Big Li

  7. Ryuichi Sakamoto

    Ryuichi Sakamoto


  8. Maggie Han

    Maggie Han

    Eastern Jewel

  9. Ric Young

    Ric Young


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