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Shanghai

Release Date: October 2nd, 2015

R|1 hr. 45 min.

Plot Summary
In the months before the attack on Pearl Harbor, an American intelligence official (John Cusack) investigates a friend's death in 1941 China.

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Genres: Drama, Mystery

Distributor: Weinstein Co.

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critic reviews( 3 )
  • Despite its rich visual evocation of the eponymous port city as a simmering cauldron of vice, corruption, and barbarity, director Mikael Håfström’s film is undone by its tortuous plot, wooden characterisation, absence of narrative tension, and emotional nullity. It simply lacks conviction. show more

  • The mystery is muddled, the romance is tepid and scenes that should be electric with tension are almost dull. show more

  • Cusack puts in work as Paul, an old-fashioned hero. But he seems miscast and can't quite modulate the levels of camp in his performance. show more

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