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TitleStrawman (1987)
Alternative/Original TitleDaocaoren
DisabilityMental Deaf
CountryTaiwan
Length?
GenreWar
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NotesSet during Japanese occupation of Taiwan a poor family is suffering after a bad harvest. The mother is deaf and the sister has mental problems since her husband was killed in the war. Her brothers find an unexploded bomb and take it to the Japanese as a gift to the emperor. But the police are scarced of the bomb and they're told to throw it into the sea. The bomb explodes and kills lots of fish which they take home and everyone is grateful for the food.

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