GECKOS brings us the 720p Bluray of “Back to 1942” which is a 2012 Chinese historical film starring Adrien Brody, Tim Robbins, Daoming Chen. It is based on Liu Zhenyun’s novel Remembering 1942, and is about a major famine in Henan, China, during the Second Sino-Japanese War.
Cast: Adrien Brody, Tim Robbins, Daoming Chen
Runtime: 145 min
Ratings: IMDB: 6.6 (846 votes) | RT: 17% (6 reviews)
Synopsis: A deadly drought in 1942 takes its toll on central China’s Henan province during the war against Japan.
International trailer for Back to 1942.
Set in the heart of China during the depths of World War II, Back to 1942 stars Brody as an American journalist trying to make sense of both a devastating famine and the Japanese invasion. Along with Robbins’ crusading priest, he comes to believe that maybe the two are more closely linked than it first seems.