Based on historical events, "Red China" tells the story of American journalist Edgar Snow (Kenan Heppe), venturing into the Red Territory to get the scoop and experience of a lifetime: ... See full summary »
Red Star Over China is such a famous book that deserves a visual depiction. This production is beautifully filmed
and show some stunning rural scenery. Edgar Snow is played by an American actor Heppe who speaks Mandarin very well. He smiles a lot. The actor who plays Mao looks like him. Quite a lot of this movie is in English.