- City of Life and Death
- Runtime : 2 Hours 12 mins
- Release Date : 11 May, 2011
- Cast : Ye Liu | Yuanyuan Gao
- Genre : Drama | History | War
- Language : English | Mandarin | Japanese | German
City of Life and Death is a war film, which is set at a time, when the Japanese decided to devastate the entire area that came under China. They did not spare anyone; woman and children were also not shown any mercy in the brutal behavior, exhibited by the authorities of Japan.
The capital of China at that time was a place named Nanjing, where the toll of those who lost their lives crossed ten thousand! Watch City of Life and Death online to see how the Japanese soldiers were compelled to do justice to the orders given to them. Their brutality is brought to light, taking into account a number of examples; the prime ones among them being those of a teacher, a young kid and an entrepreneur. The film takes you to the year 1937 and explores this war from the perspectives of both the armies. In order to see how City of Life and Death looks at this war from the eyes of a Chinese war hero, and then from those of a Japanese assailant, stream the film and enjoy it.
Another important character of the film is a man named John Rabe, who has travelled to China from his hometown in Germany. He is shown as a well-off businessman, who, for the sake of humanity, becomes the savior of a large number of inhabitants of China. He helps them all find their way out of this Japanese attack, without losing their lives. Download City of Life and Death to see how this German, turns out to be the only ray of hope, for a number of innocent people, who have nothing to do with the war and its cause.