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City of Life and Death = Nanjing! Nanjing! [DVD videorecording]

Contributor(s): Lu, Chuan, 1971- [film director,, screenwriter.] | Qin, Hong [film producer.] | Han, Sanping, 1953- [film producer.] | Cao, Yu, 1974 August- [director of photography.] | Hao, Yi [art director.] | Lin, Chaoxiang [art director.] | Liu, Tong [composer (expression)] | Li, Zhuozhuo [costume designer.] | Teng, Yun [editor of moving image work.] | Liu, Ye, 1978- [actor.] | Fan, Wei, 1962 September 2- [actor.] | Nakazumi, Hideo [actor.] | Gao, Yuanyuan, 1979- [actor.] | Qin, Lan, 1981- [actor.] | Jiang, Yiyan, 1983- [actor.] | Kohata, Ry�u, 1976- [actor.] | Yao, Di, 1982- [actor.] | Zhao, Yisui [actor.] | Miyamoto, Y�uko, 1969- [actor.] | Beijing dian ying zhi pian chang | Zhongguo dian ying ji tuan gong si | Kino Lorber, Inc.
Material type: FilmFilmPublisher: New York : Kino Lorber, [2011]Edition: 2-disc special ed.Description: 2 videodiscs (248 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.Other title: City of life and death.Subject(s): Nanking Massacre (Jiangsu Sheng, China : 1937) | 1900-1999 | Nanking Massacre, Nanjing, Jiangsu Sheng, China, 1937 -- Drama | Nanjing Shi (China) -- History -- 20th century -- Drama | China -- Nanjing (Jiangsu Sheng) | China -- Nanjing ShiGenre/Form: War films. | Historical films. | Feature films. | Fiction films. | Feature films. | Drama. | Feature films. | Fiction films. | Historical films. | History. | War films.DDC classification: 791.43/72 LOC classification: PN1997.2 | .N36 2011
Production Credits: She ying zhi dao, Cao Yu ; mei shu zhi dao, Hao Yi, Lin Chaoxiang ; zuo qu, Liu Tong ; zao xing she ji, Li Zhuozhuo ; jian ji shi, Teng Yun.
Cast: Liu Ye, Fan Wei, Nakaizumi Hideo, Gao Yuanyuan, Qin Lan, Jiang Yiyan, Kohata Ry�u, Yao Di, Zhao Yisui, Miyamoto Y�uko.Summary: On December 9, 1937, the Imperial Japanese Army laid siege to the Chinese capital of Nanking, beginning a reign of terror that killed as many as 300,000 civilians, an infamous tragedy now referred to as the Rape of Nanking. The first big-budget fiction film by the Chinese to deal with the seminal event in their modern history, City of Life and Death is a visceral, heartbreaking portrait of life during wartime, and an unforgettable masterpiece of contemporary world cinema.
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DVD release of the 2009 motion picture.

Extras: trailers ; stills.

880-04 Disc 2 includes: Di yu zhi l�u : Dian ying ren de chang zheng = Matters of life and death : the making of Lu Chuan's City of life and death / Chuan Production Film Studio (color/b&w ; full-frame (1.33:1) ; 113 min.).

880-03 She ying zhi dao, Cao Yu ; mei shu zhi dao, Hao Yi, Lin Chaoxiang ; zuo qu, Liu Tong ; zao xing she ji, Li Zhuozhuo ; jian ji shi, Teng Yun.

880-02 Liu Ye, Fan Wei, Nakaizumi Hideo, Gao Yuanyuan, Qin Lan, Jiang Yiyan, Kohata Ry�u, Yao Di, Zhao Yisui, Miyamoto Y�uko.

On December 9, 1937, the Imperial Japanese Army laid siege to the Chinese capital of Nanking, beginning a reign of terror that killed as many as 300,000 civilians, an infamous tragedy now referred to as the Rape of Nanking. The first big-budget fiction film by the Chinese to deal with the seminal event in their modern history, City of Life and Death is a visceral, heartbreaking portrait of life during wartime, and an unforgettable masterpiece of contemporary world cinema.

MPAA rating: R; wartime violence and atrocities including sexual assault, and for some sexuality and brief nudity.

DVD ; anamorphic (2.35:1) ; 5.1 Dolby digital surround.

In Mandarin with some Japanese and English with optional English subtitles.

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