16 Apr '12, 3am

[#MovieReview] #TheFlowersofWar (金陵十三钗) #zhangyimou #christianbale #nini

[#MovieReview] #TheFlowersofWar (金陵十三钗) #zhangyimou #christianbale #nini

The Flowers of War movie poster The Flowers of War (金陵十三钗) , is the latest big screen offering from international film auteur, Zhang Yimou (张艺谋) . I missed the omy.sg preview screening on 19 March and wanted to kick myself in the butt for that. Thanks to the folks from Shaw , Rachel and I made time to catch the movie yesterday. The Flowers of War boasts an international cast of acclaimed Academy Award winner Christian Bale, Ni Ni (倪妮), Zhang Xinyi, Tong Dawei, Atsuro Watabe, Shigeo Kobayashi and Cao Kefan. It is set in 1937, Nanjing, China, during the “Rape of Nanjing”, at the time of the Second Sino-Japanese War. An American mortician, a group of teenage schoolgirls, and 14 flamboyant prostitutes. The most unlikely mix of people meeting during the most unfortunate of circumstances leading to one powerful story of love, war, and sacrifice. The film is based on the novel 13...

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shannonchow.com 05 Apr '12, 12pm

Be warned this movie consist of brutal scene which will hunt you after the movie. The movie had been amazing, in every way...

Audrey Tautou- Oui! @ppheart

Audrey Tautou- Oui! @ppheart

is.asia-city.com 16 Apr '12, 3am

Technically, this flawed and excruciatingly uneven romantic comedy should not have worked. Its pace is lazy, its subject o...