The Flowers of War (2011)

R  |   |  Drama, History, Romance


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A Westerner finds refuge with a group of women in a church during Japan's rape of Nanking in 1937. Posing as a priest, he attempts to lead the women to safety.


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  • Christian Bale in The Flowers of War (2011)
  • Christian Bale in The Flowers of War (2011)
  • Christian Bale and Ni Ni in The Flowers of War (2011)
  • Christian Bale and Tianyuan Huang in The Flowers of War (2011)
  • Christian Bale in The Flowers of War (2011)

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Cast & Crew

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Director:

Yimou Zhang

Writers:

Heng Liu (screenplay), Geling Yan (novel)

Did You Know?

Trivia

It was Steven Spielberg who recommended Christian Bale for the lead role.

Storyline

Plot Summary


Synopsis (WARNING: Spoilers)


Genres

Drama | History | Romance | War

Details

Release Date:

16 December 2011

Language

Mandarin, English, Japanese, Shanghainese


Country of Origin

China, Hong Kong

Box Office

Budget:

$94,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$48,558 (USA) (20 January 2012)

Gross:

$9,213 (USA) (17 May 2013)

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