Fridge / Empire of the Sun

Fridge Brilliance:

  • In Empire of the Sun, Jim breaks down in tears because he can't remember what his parents look like. Odds are, after Jim had seen all the mayhem in WWII as a Po W, one so young wouldn't remember what their parents looked like, either.
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