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The Founding of an Army (2017)

The foundation of CCP army in 1927, Nanchang, Jiangxi Province.

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Andrew Lau Wai-Keung (as Wai-Keung Lau)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Ye Liu ... Mao Zedong
Yawen Zhu ... Zhou Enlai
Zhi-zhong Huang ... Zhu De
Hao Ou ... Ye Ting
Wallace Huo ... Chiang Kaishek
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Yu Bai ... Cai Qingchuan
Bai-Ke ... Di Qiubai
Zijian Dong ... Deng Xiaoping
Yifeng Li ... He Chang Gong (as Yi Feng Li)
Dawei Liang ... Chen Geng
Hao Liu Hao Liu ... Ye Jianying
Haoran Liu ... Su Yu (as Liu Haoran)
Tianyu Ma ... Lin Biao
Jingchun Wang ... He Long
Yue Wu
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In 1927, the Northern Expedition had just made significant achievements, the Kuomintang "right" for the seizure of the rebellion revolution, launched a crazy "clear" action, nearly 31 million progressive compatriots were brutally killed, shocked the country. Written by Makoto77 Subscene EDITOR

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Official Sites:

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Country:

China

Language:

Mandarin

Release Date:

27 July 2017 (China) See more »

Also Known As:

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Box Office

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$61,000,000, 1 October 2017
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2.35 : 1
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