The Chinese Widow


Native title: 烽火芳菲
Also Known as: Feng Huo Fang Fei; 营救飞虎队; 中国寡妇; Rescuing Flying Tiger;
Genres: Historical, Romance, War
Movie: The Chinese Widow
Country: China
Release Date: Nov 10, 2017


It brings a realistic depiction of the atrocities committed during the second world war. The story is told through the heart-wrenching romance between an American pilot who crash lands in China and the widow who saves her.
After the attack on Pearl Harbor, the American government has ordered an air strike on Tokyo. Having completed their mission and completely depleted of gas, Captain Jack Turner and his team make an emergency landingin Zhejiang Province. Ying Zi and her daughter find an unconscious Jack Turner and saves him in spite of the dangers that it can spell for themselves should the Japanese soldiers find out. From total strangers, the two eventually develop a relationship that crosses cultural and language barriers.