In the upcoming movie â€œThe Flowers of Warâ€ a Westerner, played by Christian Bale, protects and hides a group of Chinese refugees during Japanâ€™s rape of Nanking in 1937. Its director Zhang Yimou has also directed megahits such as Jet Liâ€™s â€œHeroâ€ in 2002 and â€œHouse of Flying Daggersâ€ in 2004.
With an all star cast and the debut of Ni Ni who plays Yu Mo one of the lead roles, â€œThe Flowers of Warâ€ has already proven its success in China, grossing $83 million, becoming the third highest grossing Chinese film. Originally only set for release in a few cities around the U.S., the success of the movie has allowed further distribution around the country, so make sure you catch â€œThe Flowers of Warâ€ which comes out in theaters January 20, 2012!
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