The Children of Huang Shi (2008)

Children of Huang Shi
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating R
Runtime 1hr 54mins.
Genres Drama, Period
Keywords 1930s
Status Released
US Release Date
  
  • The Children of Huang Shi Review
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    So much for just reporting the news. This conventionally told but nonetheless heartfelt historical drama recounts the true-life Herculean efforts of a British journalist to save a school of Chinese orphans during the Second Sino-Japanese War.

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    In addition to playing huge with family audiences on Saturday, there was a surge in teen business on Saturday night, as Indiana Jones & The Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (Paramount) surged 19 percent. That improves Crystal Skull's Saturday take to an estimated $38.69.

Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
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Peta Lawson Art Director n/a 183 9000003
Nikki Valko Casting n/a 179 10000001
Shuai 'Ruby' Hou Casting n/a 179 10000002
Judith Rascoe Consultant History Consultant 120784 12000001
Huang Xin Ming Art Director n/a 183 9000002
Steven Jones-Evans Production Designer n/a 164 9000001
Sylvia Liu Assistant Director n/a 163 5000005
Zhao Xiaoding Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Geoffrey Lamb Editor n/a 172 7000001
David Hirschfelder Original Music n/a 120838 8000001
Kym Barrett Costume Designer n/a 169 13000001
Gao Wenyan Costume Designer n/a 169 13000002
Jan Hubel Visual Effects Supervisor n/a 249 23000001
Rolf Muetze Visual Effects Supervisor n/a 249 23000002
Zhao Guisheng Special Effects Supervisor n/a 545 23000003
Lemon Liu Second Unit Director n/a 412 25000001
Kang Jingqi Stunt Coordinator n/a 120804 19000001
Frank Lipson Supervising Sound Editor n/a 328 14000005
Stefan Korte Rerecording Mixer n/a 120856 14000001
Wang Xueyi Sound n/a 120816 14000002
Li Xuelei Sound n/a 120816 14000003
Frank Lipson Sound Designer n/a 120915 14000004
Gerry Gavigan Assistant Director n/a 163 5000004
Jenni Tosi Line Producer n/a 161 5000003
Arthur Cohn Producer n/a 3 3000001
Roger Spottiswoode Director n/a 2 2000001
Wieland Schulz-Keil Producer n/a 3 3000002
Peter Loehr Producer n/a 3 3000003
Jonathan Shteinman Producer n/a 3 3000004
Jin Shuyuan Actor Lo San 1 1000007
David Wenham Actor Barnes 1 1000006
Michelle Yeoh Actor Madame Wang 1 1000002
Chow Yun-Fat Actor 'Jack' Chen Hansheng 1 1000003
Radha Mitchell Actor Lee Pearson 1 1000004
Guang Wen Li Actor Shi Kai 1 1000005
Martin Hagemann Producer n/a 3 3000005
Taylor Thomson Executive Producer n/a 174 3000006
Jane Hawksley Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
James MacManus Screenplay (from idea) 120778 4000002
Jiakun Zhang Unit Production Manager n/a 182 5000001
Er Yong Line Producer n/a 161 5000002
Nina Yang Associate Producer n/a 171 3000012
Steve Yang Associate Producer n/a 171 3000011
Lillian Birnbaum Executive Producer n/a 174 3000007
Yuan Mei Co-Producer n/a 170 3000008
James MacManus Associate Producer n/a 171 3000009
Alan Lee Associate Producer n/a 171 3000010
Jonathan Rhys Meyers Actor George Hogg 1 1000001
Synopsis
In war-torn 1930's China, a young English journalist, an American nurse and the leader of a Chinese partisan group who meet in desperate and unexpected circumstances. Together they rescue 60-orphaned, children leading them on an extraordinary journey, across hundreds of miles of treacherous terrain, through snow-covered mountains and an unforgiving desert. Along the way they discover the true meaning of love, responsibility and courage.