- 1 hr 28 min
The movie Nanking is based on a true event that happened during World War II. In 1937 Japanese solders invaded the town of Nanking in China. In this village the soldiers kill over 200,000 people and rape thousands of Chinese women. The movie shows these events happening. During this time a small group of Western soldiers come together to save hundreds of thousands of more people. This movie shows what these brave soldiers did to help these people and how they risked their lives to save the lives of others. Heroes from this time include John Rabe, Minnie Vautrin, and Bob Wilson, who are featured in this documentary type film. This movie includes over 700 hours of real footage from this time. There are also interviews with survives. There are also interviews with some of the soldiers that fought for this town.