Plot

When ambitious New York attorney Sam is sent to Shanghai on assignment, he immediately stumbles into a legal mess that could end his career. With the help of a beautiful relocation specialist, a well-connected old-timer, a clever journalist, and a street-smart legal assistant, Sam might just save his job, find romance, and learn to appreciate the beauty and wonders of Shanghai.

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Release date: Feb 8, 2013
 
MPAA rating: Rated PG-13 for some language including sexual references
 
Official website: http://shanghaicalling.com/
 
Runtime: 100 min
 
Movie Reviews:
  • 50
    New York Post - by Farran Smith Nehme
    At its best, Shanghai Calling is mildly diverting. ...

  • 20
    Village Voice - by Nick Schager
    Shanghai Calling eventually reveals itself to be just another stale tale about the virtue of morality over ambition. ...read more

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User Comments & Reviews

  1. Liana Shimunova

    Henney’s lanky appeal as he tries to cope with an avalanche of language and cultural challenges is a pleasure to watch.