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Rookie Agent Rouge (2016)
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Rookie Agent Rouge (2016)
Original name: 胭脂
Genre: Action, History
Country: China
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Can a young woman prove her loyalty to her country and her family? Lan Yan Zhi is a privileged banker’s daughter in Shanghai and a student activist who mistakenly comes into possession of a letter from the Japanese Army in 1937. She gets misunderstood for a spy by her crush, Zhou Yu Hao, an upstanding officer in the Chinese Army. To prove her innocence, Yan Zhi agrees to infiltrate the home of her best friend, Feng Man Na, and help Yu Hao track down a mysterious “Mister Traitor.” But what will Yan Zhi do when the search leads to a member of her own family?
Style: tense, suspense, exciting, unusual plot structure, suspenseful, contemplative
Plot: espionage, military, spy, secret agents, female spy, world war two, communist, resistance, sino japanese war, strong female lead, chinese history, japanese occupation of china, search, arrest, secret agent
Time: year 1937
Place: china, shanghai

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Duration: 40 min.
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Duration: 60 min.
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Style: suspenseful, realistic, semi serious, humorous, exciting ...
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Country: China
Duration: 149 min.
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Style: suspenseful, suspense, bleak, exciting
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Duration: 44 min.
TV show
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Audience: boys' night
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Eternal Wave (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: China
Duration: 100 min.
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Plot: world war two, spy, espionage, sino japanese war, japanese occupation, communist, chinese history, japanese occupation of china, combat
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Duration: 59 min.
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TV show
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Duration: 394 min.
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