Shanghai

In a world filled with secrets, solving a mystery can be murder.


Shanghai
Set during World War II, an American man returns to a corrupt, Japanese-occupied Shanghai four months before Pearl Harbour and discovers his friend has been killed. While he unravels the mysteries of the death, he falls in love and discovers a much larger secret that his own government is hiding... about the Pearl Harbour attack.

105 minutes.
No persons under 16 (Language, Violence, Drug abuse).
Detective/Mystery, Drama, Romance, Thriller.

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Credits

Cast
John Cusack, Li Gong, Yun-Fat Chow, David Morse, Ken Watanabe, Franka Potente, Jeffrey Dean Morgan
Director
Mikael Håfström
ScreenplayHossein Amini
MusicKlaus Badelt
CinematographyBenoît Delhomme
EditingPeter Boyle, Kevin Tent
Sound formatsDolby Digital
SA distributorSter-Kinekor
Made in2010
Produced byLiving Films, Phoenix Pictures, TWC Asian Film Fund, The Weinstein Company

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Film and Publications Board (FPB) Report (SA)

GenreDrama
LanguageInfrequent, moderate
NudityNone
SexNOne
ViolenceFrequent, strong, intense
PrejudiceNone
BlasphemyNone
Drug abuseModerate use of alcohol and drugs
CommentsNone
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Ratings

Scale (Max)20

What the Critics say

Cape Argus / The Star
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5
Die Burger
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10

What the People say

Internet
2705 Netizens quote iconNoir that takes place in Shanghai
13

Average .. 47%

9

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