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The APEC Peru 2016 Guide to Movies

For the current on-going edition of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Summit, I put together a list of movies from -almost- all the countries participating in the event.

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Flowers of War, The

A group of women make a difficult choice in order to save a group of girls during the Japanese occupation of Nanjing.

The Flowers of War Trailer with English Subtitles

Zhang Yimou’s big production of The Flowers of War (金陵十三钗) follows John Magee, an American priest who helps a number of Chinese escape certain death during the Nanjing Massacre in the Second Sino-Japanese War.

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Water For Elephants

Directed by Francis Lawrence, Water For Elephants tells the story of Jacob Jankowski who joined the Benzini Circus in 1931 during the Great Depression.