Shanghai Red


1h 58m 2006

Brief Synopsis

Centers around the journey of a young and modern Shanghai mother named Mei Li Zhu, who suffers the loss of her husband, and how she comes to terms with her state of depression. In her murderous journey of revenge, Mei Li meets Michael Johnson, an expatriate American from Chicago escaping his own dar

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Release Date
2006
Distribution Company
Indican Pictures; Indican Pictures
Location
Shanghai, China

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 58m

Synopsis

Centers around the journey of a young and modern Shanghai mother named Mei Li Zhu, who suffers the loss of her husband, and how she comes to terms with her state of depression. In her murderous journey of revenge, Mei Li meets Michael Johnson, an expatriate American from Chicago escaping his own dark past. Even though Michael's motives for being with Mei Li are originally laced with deception, he ultimately finds hope, love and honor through her.

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Release Date
2006
Distribution Company
Indican Pictures; Indican Pictures
Location
Shanghai, China

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 58m

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Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Shown at Santa Barbara International Film Festival (World Cinema) January 25-February 4, 2007.

Limited Release in United States Winter December 10, 2010

Released in United States 2006

Released in United States 2007

Shown at Montreal World Film Festival (First Films World Competition) August 24-September 4, 2006.

Released in United States 2006 (Shown at Montreal World Film Festival (First Films World Competition) August 24-September 4, 2006.)

Released in United States 2007 (Shown at Santa Barbara International Film Festival (World Cinema) January 25-February 4, 2007.)

Feature film directorial debut for Oscar Luis Costo.

Limited Release in United States Winter December 10, 2010 (New York City & Miami)