Directed by Mikael Hafstrom, “Shanghai” stars John Cusak and features Asian stars, Chow Yun-fat, Gong Li and Ken Watanabe tells the story of an American who returned to the 1940s Japanese-occupied Shanghai to investigate his friend’s death and during his investigation he discovers government secret.Jeffrey Dean Morgan stars opposite John Cusack and Ken Watanabe in the movie. Cusack will play a friend who sets out to investigate and finds himself embroiled in a cover-up. Morgan will play Connor, an American murdered in Japanese-occupied Shanghai before the attack on Pearl Harbor.
The film is expected to be released sometime in 2009. Director: Mikael Hafstrom Writer: Hossein Amini Starring: John Cusack, Li Gong, Ken Watanabe