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The Flowers of War (16-Dec-2011)

Original Title: Jin líng shí san chai

Director: Yimou Zhang

Writers: Heng Liu; Geling Yan

Keywords: Drama

Chinese war drama focuses on the plight of a group of escapees amidst the darkest days of the Rape of Nanking.

ABSTRACT
John Miller, a mortician and American national, arrives in China during the Second Sino-Japanese War to assist in the preparation of a Catholic priest for burial. Caught up in the middle of Japan's brutal Rape of Nanking, John finds himself forced to act as the protector of a group of female convent students and prostitutes from a nearby brothel, working to save the lives of a number of vulnerable individuals seeking refuge from the chaos and carnage as it draws closer to their hideout.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Christian Bale
Actor
30-Jan-1974   The Dark Knight
Paul Schneider
Actor
16-Mar-1976   Mark Brendanawicz on Parks and Recreation

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