Category: History

Genghis khan who influences Chinese and Eurasia Continent history in Mongol film

The film tells the story that Genghis khan relies on woman to survive. We all know that Genghis Khan, Temüjin, established the Mongol Empire, and conquered most parts of Eurasia Continent in the following years, greatly changed the historical course. In his early years, he suffered much, and the film Mongol tells the story. Mongol, a 2007 Russian semi-historical epic film directed by Sergei Bodrov, stars Tadanobu Asano, Sun Honglei and Chuluuny Khulan. And the film was nominated for the 2007Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film as a submission from Kazakhstan. The filming took place mainly in the People’s Republic of China, principally in Inner Mongolia (the Mongol autonomous region), and in Kazakhstan,

The irresponsible historical mistakes about China in The Admiral: Roaring Currents

China and Korea fight against Japan in the Battle of Myeongryang in the film. China, Korea and Japan are the three countries in Northeast Asia, too tangled up to unravel the long history of gratitude or resentment. In most cases, Japan always wanted to conquer Korea to conquer China, and then established a great emperor. As the mother country of Korea, China always counterattacked Japan when Korea was in critical situation in the Japanese invasion. In China, there are many films about counterattacking Japan during 1931~1945, but few films about helping Korea fight Japan before the modern history. More historical

The Crusades soldier meets Chinese princess through time travel in Outcast (2014 film)

The Crusades soldier comes to China to meet the Chinese princess. The Crusades was a famous religious movement in history. Generally speaking, the Crusades was a failure, and the main reason was the complex social composition of participants, non-unified weapons and equipment. The Crusades made great suffer to the East and West Europe, caused huge material losses, but they had a long-term effect on the European civilization. The Crusades actually opened the door to the East Trade, promoted the development of Western science and technology. It found an outlet for the civil war in the Christian kingdoms of Europe, drove

The Chinese girl in the Korean War in Big Fish

Big Fish is one of the few movies that refer to the Korean War. Directed by Tim Burton,Big Fish is an American fantasy drama movie, based on the 1998 novel of the same name by Daniel Wallace. The film stars Ewan McGregor, and Marion Cotillard. The movie was shot in Alabama in a series of fairy tale vignettes evoking the tone of a Southern Gothic fantasy. The movie received award nominations in multiple film categories. The film tells a story about the father’s legend in a child’s tone. Edward Bloom, an old man always shooting his mouth off, always shows off his marketing adventure. His son, Will, doesn’t believe what his father says, and the father and son gradually drift

American and Chinese fight against Japanese in Hacksaw Ridge

Hacksaw Ridge is a successful war film. As a kind of genre film, war films are quiet for a long time. Hacksaw Ridge from Mel Gibson, ten years of grinding the sword, harvests high reputation around the world. It gets good comments and is evaluated as the most the most shocking scenes of war after Saving Private Ryan. As the direction indicator of Oscar Award, Golden Globe Award announced on December 12, 2016 the nomination list, and Hacksaw Ridge got three nominations, best film, best director, and best actor. It has received overwhelmingly positive reviews, gained or been nominated for numerous awards, and grossed

The Chinese girl in Spirits’ Homecoming

Spirits’ Homecoming is the living hell. Today, December 13th, the National public memorial day of Nanjing Massacre, is set by the Chinese government to commemorate the 300,000 victims in the Nanjing Massacre by the Japanese Army. On December 13, 1937, Japanese Army attacked and occupied Nanjing, and in the following 43 days from then on, innumerable civilians, unarmed soldiers, women and children, were massacred by the Japanese Army. Nanjing became a living hell. Here, the film Spirits’ Homecoming, tells another living hell, i.e., the misery of the comfort women in the comfort station. Spirits’ Homecoming is a 2016 South Korean period drama film written and

The war happens in the wrong Chinese place in Dragon Blade

Dragon Bladeis a rare movie about ancient Chinese war. Dragon Blade is a 2015 Chinese Hong Kong historical action film written and directed by Daniel Lee. In the film, Jackie Chan plays Huo An, the commander of the Protection Squad of the Western Regions in the Han Dynasty. John Cusack and Adrien Brody also play their parts in the film. In western China, 48 BC., the Han Dynasty established the Protection Squad of the Western Regions to protect the Silk Road and reconcile 36 nations in the Western Region, and Huo An is the commander. However, the Protection Squad is found corrupt, causing the entire group to be judged

Chinese people rescue American people from the Mars in the Martian

The Martian goes to the Mars. Space exploration is always a good topic to make films, as people on the earth have been working a long time to find something out of the planet. But now, the American people get their first time to finish the job with the Chinese help. The Martian is a 2015 American science fiction survival film directed by Ridley Scott and starring Matt Damon. The film is based on Andy Weir’s 2011 novel The Martian, which Drew Goddard adapted into a screenplay. Damon stars as an astronaut. During a manned mission to Mars, Astronaut Mark Watney is presumed dead after a fierce storm and left behind by

Chinese help Leonardo DiCaprio win the Oscars with The Revenant (2015 movie)

The Revenantis a story of love and hatred. The Revenant is a 2015 American frontier survival and revenge movie, directed, co-produced, and co-written by Alejandro G. Iñárritu. The Revenant premiered at the TCL Chinese Theatre in Los Angeles on December 16, 2015, and had a limited release on December 25, 2015, followed by a wide release on January 8, 2016. It stars Leonardo DiCaprio as Glass, and co-stars Tom Hardy, Domhnall Gleeson and Will Poulter. It received positive reviews, mostly for its performances, direction, and cinematography. The Revenant and DiCaprio won a series of awards and prize. The film is based in part on Michael Punke’s novel with the same title, inspired by the experiences of frontiersman Hugh Glass in 1823, in what is now Montana and South Dakota. It tells

The beautiful Chinese girl in Vicky the Viking

Vicky the Viking film summary. Vicky the Viking is a 2009 live action comedy based on the book Vicke Viking and adaptation of the animated series called “Vicky the Viking“, premiered on September 9, 2009, in Munich, German. Vicky is the son of Halvar, chief of the Viking village of Flake, a strong and big warrior who measures people through muscles and strength. Vicky, small but smart, always proves his father that a man cannot only judged by muscles. One day the village of Flake is under attack, and all the children except for Vicky himself are kidnapped. Vicky, together with his father Halvar and the