!! [[Creator/{{Sunrise}} The Animation Studio]]:
* MemeticMutation:
** The infamous "[[OffModel Sausage Fingers]]".
** [[http://triisoup.tumblr.com/post/84547083873/megurim-the-evolution-of-sunrise-laugh The "Sunrise Laugh."]]
** [[https://pbs.twimg.com/media/B1fd9HlCcAAYftY.jpg Meanwhile at]] [[CashCowFranchise Sunrise...]]
%%* TheProblemWithLicensedGames: Bandai produces ''[[http://www.carddass.com/crusade/ Sunrise Crusade]]'', a TCG that includes ''[[Anime/AuraBattlerDunbine Dunbine]]'', ''[[Anime/Daitarn3 Daitarn 3]]'', ''[[Anime/BrainPowerd Brain Powerd]]'', ''[[Anime/PanzerWorldGalient Galient]]'', ''[[Anime/TheBraveExpressMightGaine Mightgain]]'', ''[[Anime/OvermanKingGainer King Gainer]]'', ''[[Manga/LordOfLordsRyuKnight Ryu Knight]]'', ''[[Anime/{{Xabungle}} Xabungle]]'', ''[[Anime/BlueCometSPTLayzner Layzner]]'', ''[[Anime/CowboyBebop Cowboy Bebop]]'', ''Wataru'', ''[[Anime/{{Zegapain}} Zegapain]]'', ''[[Anime/FutureGPXCyberFormula Cyber Formula GPX]]'', ''[[Anime/BravePoliceJDecker J-Decker]]'', ''[[Anime/ArmoredTrooperVOTOMS Votoms]]'', ''[[Anime/MetalArmorDragonar Dragonar]]'', ''[[Anime/SpaceRunawayIdeon Ideon]]'', ''[[Anime/MaiHiME Mai-[=HiME=]]]'' (and ''[[Anime/MaiOtome Otome]]''), ''[[Anime/{{sCRYed}} s-CRY-ed]]'', ''[[Anime/HeavyMetalLGaim L-Gaim]]'', ''[[Anime/Zambot3 Zambot 3]]'', ''[[Anime/CodeGeass Code Geass]]'', ''[[Anime/GEARFighterDendoh Dendoh]]'', and ''[[Anime/TigerAndBunny Tiger and Bunny]]''. Sounds awesome, right? So what's the problem?
* VisualEffectsOfAwesome: While they are not really known for their... [[OffModel Consistency in artwork]], many of their Mecha series look rather smooth, to the point that some refer to their animation as "[[AnimationBump Sunrise Smooth]]". This is especially prevalent, mainly in the number of Gundam works like ''Anime/Gundam00AWakeningOfTheTrailblazer'', or ''Anime/MobileSuitGundamUnicorn''.
%%To anyone who has experience with and/or knowledge about this game, you may continue from here explaining why it counts as this trope.
!! [[Film/{{Sunrise}} The Film]]:
* TearJerker: When The Wife breaks down in the restaurant. It's guaranteed to break your heart.
** And when the Man [[spoiler: thinks The Wife is dead.]] That face is the face of a broken man.
* VindicatedByHistory: All of Murnau's American-made films, including ''Sunrise'', lost money at the box office. One of [[UsefulNotes/NationalFilmRegistry the first 25 films selected for eternal preservation]] by the Library of Congress, the reputation of ''Sunrise'' continues to build even into the 21st century.