| Biography, Drama, History
A true-story account of a German businessman who saved more than 200,000 Chinese during the Nanjing massacre in 1937-38.
Shanghai doubled up for Nanking in 1937. Although Shanghai is an ultra-modern city, it also has many pockets of underdeveloped real estate that have barely changed from the war years.
Stop it! This is the safety zone. Get out and leave the women alone.
John Rabe: We're Germans. Germans. We're Germans.
John Rabe: Help me out here, damn it!
Dr. Georg Rosen: Heil... Shitler. Heil Shitler.
John Rabe: That's not funny.
Dr. Georg Rosen: We got through.
John Rabe: All the same, he is the Führer of the German ...
Dr. Georg Rosen: ...
When the safety zone is being established, a banner is being hung over the portal. The mis-spelled inscription reads "INTERNATIONAL SAFTY ZONE".
German TV version features ca. 45 minutes of additional footage.
Cantonese, Mandarin, German, Japanese, English, Ukrainian
$5,199 (USA) (28 May 2010)
$67,255 (USA) (10 October 2010)