The War in China and Burma

The Last Emperor (1987)
China
Pu Yi, emperor of China & emergence of Communist China
The Setting Sun (1992)
China
Japanese agent in Manchuria gets money for Japanese war effort there by stealing and selling opium
Dansou no reijin (2008)
China
Yoshiko Kawashima (1907-1948) a Manchu princess raised in Japan who became a spy for the Japanese in Manchukuo
7 Man Army (1976)
China
Seven Chinese soldiers hold off 20,000 Japanese at a battle at the Great Wall of China
Story of a Prostitute (1965)
China
Love story set during Sino-Japanese War between a soldier and a comfort woman
Di dao zhan (1965)
China
Small town defending itself by use of a network of tunnels during the Second Sino-Japanese War
The Children of Huang Shi (2008)
China
George Hogg led 60 orphans across China to save them from conscription during the Second Sino-Japanese War
Man Behind the Sun (1988)
China
Japanese atrocities in the prison camp Manchu 731
Men Behind the Sun 4 (1995)
China
Nanking Massacre, Dec. 1937
Three Kingdoms (2008)
China
British journalist in Japan during Nanking Massacre
Nanjing 1937 (1995)
China
Family with Chinese husband and Japanese wife caught in the Nanking Massacre
John Rabe (2009)
China
A German businessman who saved more than 200,000 Chinese during the Nanjing massacre
The Flowers of War (2011)
China
American tries to save girls and women at a cathedral during the rape of Nanking
City of Life and Death (2009)
China
The rape and murder of Nanking by the war criminal Japanese
Purple Sunset (2001)
China
Chinese film about a Russian female soldier,a Chinese civilian and a Japanese school girl having to work together to get out of a forest, despite their mutual distrust
Heroes of the Eastern Skies (1977)
China
Outnumbered Chinese Air Force in increasingly outdated American aircraft fights the Japanese air force
Dragon Seed (1944)
China
Chinese villagers try to adopt a peaceful attitude toward their Japanese conquerors, but not Jade Tan (with Katherine Hepburn)
Red Sorghum (1988)
China
A Chinese community rises up against the Japanese after they cut down their sorghum field
Empire of the Sun (1987)
China
A British boy becomes a victim of the Japanese invasion of China
Lust, Caution (2007)
China
Japanese Resistance uses a young virgin to seduce Chinese collaborator during the Japanese occupation of Shanghai with surprising consequences
Tears of the Yang-Tse (1947)
China
In pre-war, wartime and post-war a family is split by the war with Japan
The White Countess (2005)
China
Love story set in pre-war and wartime Shanghai
Tai Hang shan shang (2005)
China
Chinese communist commander Zhu De wins some big battles against the Japanese in northern China
Da Jue Zhan I: Liao Shen Zhan Yi (1990)
China
First major victorious campaign in Manchuria of the Chinese communists under Field Marshall Lin Biao
Da Jue Zhan II: Huai Hai Zhan Yi (1991)
China
Mao Tse-tung and the Wei-hai campaign
Da Jue Zhan III: Ping Jin Zhan Yi (1992)
China
Field Marshall Lin Biao and his achievements (went on to persecute many innocents during the Cultural Revolution)
Yi ge he ba ge (1983)
China
Eight criminals and a deserting Chinese officer in the communist Eighth Route Army
Devils on the Doorstep (2000)
China
Chinese villagers hold two Japanese prisoners of war
Hong Kong 1941 (1984)
China
Three friends suffer under Japanese occupation on the island of Hong Kong
Lady from Chungking (1942)
China
Chinese guerrilla leader resists the Japanese during WWII.
Tian ma cha fang (1999)
China
A love story set amid Japanese occupation of China
The Inn of the Sixth Happiness (1958)
China
Service in China and reaction to Japanese invasion
My Way (2011)
China
Korean soldiers are forced to serve in Japan's armed forces to fight the Russians
Never so Few (1959)
Burma
Kichan guerilla war against the Japanese in Burma
Flying Tigers (1942)
Burma
Fighting the Japanese in Burma and China
Bombs Over Burma (1942)
Burma
Devoted woman risks life for sake of China on espionage mission on the Burma Road
Burma Convoy (1941)
Burma
Getting critical supplies through to China via the Burma Road
Orde Wingate (1976)
Burma
Play-like movie about commander Orde Wingate who became a Zionist during foreign service in Palestine and developed guerrilla tactics used by the Israelis; leads strikes into Burma in WWII
Merrill’s Marauders (1962)
Burma
Brig. Gen. Frank Merrill, battling Japanese in Burmese jungle
Objective, Burma! (1945)
Burma
WWII Brits invade Burma
Burmese Harp (1956)
Burma
Brits have to attack Japanese forces in Burma as late as July, 1945
Yesterday’s Enemy (1959)
Burma
British unit takes a Burmese village recently controlled by the Japanese; to get info from the collaborator, the commander orders two of them to be executed to show him he means business