The latest Chinese patriotic film, Operation Red Sea, is a brutal depiction of the savagery of war, critics say. Photo: SCMP Pictures
The latest Chinese patriotic film, Operation Red Sea, is a brutal depiction of the savagery of war, critics say. Photo: SCMP Pictures

Can China’s latest military blockbuster Operation Red Sea strike a chord with the West?

‘Operation Red Sea’ tones down the patriotism of last year’s smash hit film ‘Wolf Warrior 2’, playing up gore over glorifying war

The latest Chinese patriotic film, Operation Red Sea, is a brutal depiction of the savagery of war, critics say. Photo: SCMP Pictures
The latest Chinese patriotic film, Operation Red Sea, is a brutal depiction of the savagery of war, critics say. Photo: SCMP Pictures
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