The Last EmperorOscar Winner Runtime: 163 minutes
He was the Lord of Ten Thousand Years, the absolute monarch of China. He was born to rule a world of ancient tradition. Nothing prepared him for our world of change.
The Last Emperor is a biography film released in 1987. The film stars John Lone as Pu Yi - Adult, Joan Chen as Wan Jung and Peter O'Toole as Reginald 'R. J.' Johnston. The Last Emperor was produced for $23,000,000. Since it's release it has grossed over $44,000,000 in ticket sales and $19,000,000 in rental and home sales.
The Last Emperor was recognized by the Academy of Motion Pictures Art and Sciences in nine categories. It won the Oscar for art direction , cinematography, costume design, directing, film editing, music (original score), best picture, sound and writing (screenplay based on material from another medium).
The Last Emperor Photos
Beijing Studios, Beijing, China
Changchun Railway Station, Changchun, China
CinecittÃ Studios, CinecittÃ , Rome, Lazio, Italy
Forbidden City, Dongcheng District, Beijing, China
Incir De Paolis Studios, Rome, Lazio, Italy
Moorish Hall, Palazzo dei Congressi, Salsomaggiore Terme, Parma, Emilia-Romagna, Italy
Passenger Terminal, Dalian, China
Puppet Manchurian Imperial Palace Museum, Changchun, China
Rome, Lazio, Italy
Summer Palace, Beijing, China