PG | | Drama, History, War
Contrary to popular belief, this is Christian Bale's theatrical movie debut. Mio in the Land of Faraway (1987) was released in May 1988. This movie was released in December 1987.
In 1941 China and Japan had been in a state of undeclared war for four years. A Japanese army of occupation was in control of much of the countryside and many towns and cities. In Shanghai thousands of Westerners, protected by the diplomatic ...
Early in the movie, when the mother pats the kids arm putting him to sleep, the way his arm moves shows the junction of two different takes.
English, Japanese, Mandarin, Shanghainese
$1,314,509 13 December 1987
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