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City of Life and Death 2009

  • Lu Chuan
  • October 1, 2009
  • 132 mins
  • Chinese
  • Drama, History, War
City of Life and Death takes place in 1937, during the height of the Second Sino-Japanese War. The Imperial Japanese Army has just captured the then-capital of the Republic of China, Nanjing. What followed was known as the Nanking Massacre, or the Rape of Nanking, a period of several weeks wherein tens of thousands of Chinese soldiers and civilians were killed.


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Extremely hard to watch but it's excellent. If you like visual metaphors or just want to hate Japanese people for a couple days then watch this movie

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still trying to get the stomach to see this...

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