Rising Sun

Rising Sun (1993)

When a prostitute is found dead in a Los Angeles skyscraper occupied by a large Japanese corporation, detectives John Conner and Web Smith are called in to investigate. Although Conner has previous experience working in Japan, cultural differences make their progress difficult until a security disc showing the murder turns up. Close scrutiny proves the disc has been doctored, and the detectives realize they're dealing with a cover-up as well.

Plot Keywords: japan, corruption, detective, journalist, based on novel or book, restaurant, wheelchair, parking garage, company, police, party, murder, whodunit, seppuku, bulletproof vest

DirectorPhilip Kaufman
WritersPhilip Kaufman, Michael Crichton, Michael Crichton, Michael Backes
Production CompaniesWalrus & Associates, 20th Century Fox
Production CountryUnited States of America
Spoken Language日本語, English

Alternate Titles

Sol levante
Soleil levant
Sol naciente
Blodröd Sol
Восходящее солнце
Sol Nascente
Die Wiege der Sonne
Izlazece sunce
Vycházející slunce
Solen stiger