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SUNRISE: A SONG OF TWO HUMANS


Title of the Film SUNRISE: A SONG OF TWO HUMANS
Alternative Titles SUNRISE
English Titles  
Year of Release 1927
Country of Origin US
Language(s) English
Run Time (in minutes) 106
Length (in meters) 2298
Colour b/w
Genre Drama, romance, crime
Based on/Source Novel "Die Reise nach Tilsit" by Hermann Sudermann
Production Companies Fox Film Corporation
Producer(s) William Fox
Director F. W. Murnau
Cast George O'Brien, Janet Gaynor, Margaret Livingston, Bodil Rosing, Herman Bing
Literature Berliner Tageblatt, 1 May 1927
Judge, 15 October 1927 (Pare Lorentz)
Der Film, 19 November 1927
Film Spectator, 24 December 1927
Bioscope, 19 January 1928
Times, 25 January 1928
New York Times, 29 January 1928
Mein Film, 4 February 1928
Österreichische Film-Zeitung, 4 February 1928
Arbeiter-Zeitung (Vienna), 5 February 1928 (Fritz Rosenfeld)
Close Up, March 1928
Monthly Film Bulletin, April 1975
Special notes Screenplay: Carl Mayer
Assistant director: Herman Bing
Art director: Rochus Gliese
Assistant art directors: Edgar G. Ulmer, Alfred Metscher
Music: Hugo Riesenfeld




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