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Shanghai Fortress (2019)

Shang hai bao lei (original title)
In 2035, aliens have wiped out mega cities around the globe to get their main source of energy, Xianteng. Will Shanghai be able to defend itself and maybe even launch a counterattack?

Director:

Hua-Tao Teng

Writers:

Jinglong Han (screenplay by), Jiang Nan (original story and screenplay by)
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Credited cast:
Qi Shu ... Lin Lan
Godfrey Gao ... Yang Jiannan
Han Lu ... Jiang Yang (as Lu Han)
Yu Cheng Yu Cheng ... Wang Gongliang (as Cheng Yu)
Zao Wang ... Committee Member
Liang Shi ... Shao Yiyun (as Leon Shi Liang)
Vincent Matile ... Chief Committee Member George Bradley
Sen Wang ... Pan Hantian
Jialing Sun Jialing Sun ... Lu Yiyi
David Peck David Peck ... American Admiral
Natasha Dratinskaia Natasha Dratinskaia ... News Host (credit only)
Miaomiao Liu Miaomiao Liu ... Florist
Ming Liu Ming Liu ... Bartender
Gong Xu Gong Xu ... Committee Member
Weimin Tang Weimin Tang ... Committee Member
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Storyline

Set in the future, the city of Shanghai, China battles to defend itself against an ongoing attack by an alien force that has laid siege to numerous cities around the globe in its quest to harvest a hidden energy only found on earth. Written by vap02703

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Action | Sci-Fi

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Goofs

The film shows that the army is able to build a large scale laser cannon. Yet, they are not able to provide the infantry with a handheld laser weapon or a tank with a laser cannon (since the conventional weapons they are using are basically useless against the aliens). See more »


Soundtracks

Shi Jie Mo Ri (End of the World)
Written by Zhou Jielun (Jay Chou).
Performed by Lu Han.
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User Reviews

 
Very disappointed!
14 September 2019 | by sham-peterSee all my reviews

I am disappointed with this movie. This was a big-budget movie with all the superstars. However, such a mediocre storyline and special effect, I thought I was watching a film from the Scifi channel!


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Country:

China

Language:

Mandarin | English

Release Date:

9 August 2019 (China) See more »

Also Known As:

Shanghai Fortress See more »

Filming Locations:

Shanghai, China

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Box Office

Budget:

$64,000,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$16,923,671
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

D-Cinema 48kHz 5.1 (Dolby 5.1) (downmixed)| DTS:X (downmixed)| Dolby Atmos | WANOS (downmixed)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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