1921 movie review: historical drama celebrating Chinese Communist Party centenary is not for the uninitiated

//1921 movie review: historical drama celebrating Chinese Communist Party centenary is not for the uninitiated

1921 movie review: historical drama celebrating Chinese Communist Party centenary is not for the uninitiated

2/5 starsExactly 10 years after dramatising the founding of the Chinese Communist Party in the star-studded epic Beginning of the Great Revival, director Huang Jianxin is called upon to perform the exact same task with 1921.Now celebrating 100 years since the party’s inception, Huang and co-director Zheng Dasheng turn their attentions away from Mao Zedong, whose courtship of second wife Yang Kaihui took up the bulk of the previous film, and instead follow the fortunes of Li Da, Chen Duxiu and…

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