Blood on the Sun (1945) is a film starring James Cagney and Sylvia Sidney. The film is based on a fictional history behind the Tanaka Memorial document.
The film won the Academy Award for Best Art Direction for a Black & White (Wiard Ihnen, A. Roland Fields) film in 1945. A computer-colorized version of the film was created in 1993.
In 1973, the film entered the public domain in the USA due to the copyright claimants failure to renew the copyright registration in the 28th year after publication.
Blood on the Sun
Directed by Frank Lloyd
Produced by William Cagney
Written by Garrett Fort, Lester Cole
Starring James Cagney, Sylvia Sidney, Porter Hall
Music by Miklós Rózsa
Cinematography Theodor Sparkuhl
Edited by Walter Hannemann
Distributed by United Artists
Release dates April 26, 1945
Running time 98 minutes
Country United States