Writer: J.G. Ballard (novel), Tom Stoppard (screenplay)
Run time: 153 min
Awards: Nominated for 6 Oscars. Another 13 wins & 7 nominations.
This WWII masterpiece, based on the novel by J.G. Ballard, is set in Shanghai during Japanese occupation. A young Christian Bale struggles through occupation and internment admidst the chaos.