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The Front Line (Korean film)

2 Ratings: 4.5
A 2011 Korean film directed by Jang Hoon
3 reviews about The Front Line (Korean film)
review by . January 22, 2013
posted in ASIANatomy
War is Hell and A Civil War is Perhaps Even Worst
War is hell. Civil War may be worst than hell and much more ‘hellish’ than one realizes. At least, that is what director Jang Hoon may be trying to communicate with his Korean war epic “The Front Line”. Set towards the end of the Korean war, this film takes the viewer into the mind of the soldier; their thoughts, their fears and even their fragility are all on display. War is hell and truly in war, no one truly wins.      During the time when an uneasy …
Quick Tip by . January 26, 2013
posted in ASIANatomy
The direction and characterization really got this Korean film swinging with everything its got. Defines the hell that is a civil war. See Full review here.     
review by . May 10, 2012
THE FRONT LINE Puts The End of the Korean War Front & Center
Koreans know a thing or two about war.      While the Korean War lasted from 1950 – 1953, the nation remains divided into the Republic of Korea and Democratic People’s Republic of Korea even today, a source of constant tension between the two peoples.  It’s hard to imagine the stress and discord created between families broken apart due to living on opposing sides of the 38th Parallel, but films like THE FRONT LINE can offer citizens of the world a look …
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