Thursday, April 24, 2014
Movies
Drama
The Flowers of War (Jin ling shi san chai)
The film, set during the Japanese invasion of China, is told from a young girl's point of view, not as a history lesson, but as an intimate, elemental and paradoxically universal celebration of the human spirit. Bale stars as a dissolute Westerner who seeks refuge in a Catholic Church. There he meets a beautiful Chinese courtesan who helps him rescue a group of schoolgirls from a terrible fate at the hands of the Japanese. Rated R for strong violence including a sexual assault, disturbing images, and brief strong language.
Cast: Christian Bale, Paul Schneider, Shigeo Kobayashi
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Directed by: Yimou Zhang
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Running time: 2hr 21min
Opens: Jan 20, 2012 Limited
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