The Eight Hundred (2019)

Ba bai (original title)
From the acclaimed filmmaker behind Mr. Six comes a riveting war epic. In 1937, eight hundred Chinese soldiers fight under siege from a warehouse in the middle of the Shanghai battlefield, completely surrounded by the Japanese army.

Director:

Hu Guan

Writers:

Hu Guan, Rui Ge | 1 more credit »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Yi Zhang
Chen Yao
Haoming Yu Haoming Yu
Augusta Xu-Holland ... Eva
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Brono Bajtala Brono Bajtala ... Journalist
Terry Cormier Terry Cormier ... American Journalist
Diego Dati Diego Dati ... Italian Military Observer
Daniel Krauser ... British Army Officer
Drago Lazetich Drago Lazetich ... American journalist Tony
Samuel D.T. Mackey Samuel D.T. Mackey ... British Solider / British Citirzen
Vincent Matile ... French Journalist
Lionel Roudaut ... Foreign military observer
David Semery ... French journalist Dave
Omer Yuzuak Omer Yuzuak ... Journalist
Gianluca Zoppa ... Italian Journalist Luca
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From the acclaimed filmmaker behind Mr. Six comes a riveting war epic. In 1937, eight hundred Chinese soldiers fight under siege from a warehouse in the middle of the Shanghai battlefield, completely surrounded by the Japanese army.

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Plot Keywords:

sino japanese war | 1930s | See All (2) »

Genres:

War

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Country:

China

Language:

Chinese

Release Date:

5 July 2019 (China) See more »

Also Known As:

The Eight Hundred See more »

Filming Locations:

Shanghai, China

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Budget:

$80,000,000 (estimated)
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Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Originally scheduled to premiere June 15, 2019, but called off one day earlier, citing 'technical difficulty', with premiere date unannounced. Media argued the cancellation was due to producers' lack of political sensitivity. This year marked 70th anniversary of Communist Party victory against the Nationalists. The producer company's stock price also fell by 8% the day the premiere was called off. See more »

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