With the release of the Chinese movie “1921”, many people have wanted to watch it online. Ever since the announcement of the movie “1921” went public, many media outlets all over the world have branded it as a Chinese propaganda film. As the movies celebrate the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Congress of the Communist Party. The movies took back the viewers to the times when Chinese Communists assembled together to take down the old regime. They went on to change the future of the country and the whole world for a long time.
Directed by Huang Jian Xin and Zheng Da Sheng, the movie has gotten contributions from huge production houses. Like Tencent Pictures, Media Asia Entertainment Group, Shanghai Film Group Corporation, and Huaxia Film Distribution. Along with some major actors in the film like Xu Kai as Shen Yang Bin, Zhao Lusi as Liu Qingyang, Junkai Wang as Deng Enming, Zhang Zhehan as Xiao Zisheng, Wang Renjun as Mao Zedong, and many more.
The Chinese Movie “1921” Release Date
The movie “1921” was released on July 1, 2021, in Mainland China, after its release at the Shanghai Film Festival. The movie received a proper theatrical release as the pandemic is under control in the country. Till now, the movie has made more than $32 million at the Chinese box office. At the same time, the release of the movie has sparked a mixed reaction in the audience. Most people were having a problem with popular young celebrities being hired to tell the story of the people who fought hard. At the same time, their real families get no recognition at all. One of the co-directors, Huan Jian Xin, opened up about the movies in an interview.
He was also the director of the movie “Beginning of the Great Revival,” that released in 2011. The movie was based on the events of the beginning of the Wuchang uprising to Jiaxing’s Nanhu, where the team shot the timeline from 1911 to 1921. Talking about the new movie “1921”, he revealed that they have now worked on the timeline from 1920 to 1921. Unlike in the old times, the production team had access to a lot of material like paperwork, pictures, videos, etc. So the team has worked a lot to showcase the story and the emotions behind the movement.
On The Young Actors
The director also took up the matter of young actors being signed for the movies. He gave the answer to a somewhat disappointed public that all they are trying to do is make a good movie. As youngsters barely read books anymore and learn history through movies. As it has to be a good feature film. He wants people watching the film to follow a story, follow the characters, and follow the emotions.
Watch The Chinese Movie “1921” Online – Streaming Details
The Chinese movie “1921” is available to watch online in particular regions only. As not all countries have allowed China to release the movie. For now, “1921” will be available to watch online in the North American region through the streaming app and website “On Demand China”. The streaming service “On Demand China” offers access to a lot of Asian content, including K-dramas, Chinese dramas, and movies. During the Chinese American Film Festival back in July 2021, a free online premiere of the movie “1921” was held for the people residing in the United States. Through the streaming service, “Smart Cinema USA”. As public movie premiere at the theater wasn’t possible because of the ongoing pandemic.
For the rest of the world, the movie might become available on the Chinese streaming service “WeTV” in the upcoming time. At the same time, other media companies have been planning the online release of the movies for different countries. As Trinity Filmed Entertainment plans its release for the U.K. and the Middle East. Purple Plan has been waiting for a green light in Australia and New Zealand. Along with Clover Films in Singapore.