|Release Date: ||10 May 2012|
Nothing is what it seems in this international thriller set in 1941 in the ancient Chinese city of Shanghai, a week before the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbour.
US Secret Agent Paul Soames arrives in Shanghai to investigate the murder of his best friend, only to become immersed in a web of conspiracy and lies that beset the city. Shadowed by Tanaka, a Japanese intelligence officer, Soames investigation quickly centres on a charismatic local gangster Anthony Lan-Ting. Before long Soames finds himself in an affair with Lan-Tings beautiful wife Anna that will put everything they have at stake.
As national loyalties are traded fast and loose, Soames must race to solve the mystery and with Anna make it out of China before the Shanghai collapse.
|Run Time: ||100 minutes|
|Director:|| Mikael Hafstrom|
|Cast:|| Chow Yun-Fat, Gong Li, Jen Watanabe, John Cusack|
|Producer:|| Donna Gigliotti, Jake Myers, Mike Medavoy|