In December 1941, Japan is expanding its occupation of neighboring countries in Southeast Asia. Railway from Tianjin Nanjing in east China has become a key route for the transport of military heavily guarded Japanese soldiers. Railroad worker Ma Yuan organizes a team of freedom fighters. Using their in-depth knowledge of rail networks, he and his men ambush for Japanese soldiers and stealing their supplies to feed the starving compatriots. The locals call their heroes’ railway tigers. ” And when freedom fighters find themselves on the wrong side of the tracks when sending reinforcements to the Japanese in Shandong Province, Ma Yuan decided on a dangerous act – to blow up a guarded railway bridge.
Canonical Chinese action-comedy with Jackie Chan. 1941 year. Japanese soldiers transport their supplies through China, now and then ambush local railway workers. Heroes steal food for the starving population, but in a desperate moment they move on to a more devastating plan.