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Northern Limit Line

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June 29th, 2002. As the citizens of South Korea celebrate the FIFA World Cup, the North Korean navy sends two patrol boats to a disputed border in the Yellow Sea. The surprise attack on Battleship 357, now remembered as the Battle of Yeonpyeong, honors the men who bravely fought for freedom - on the Northern Limit Line.

  • DirectorKim Hak-soon
  • Runtime: 2 hr 10 min
  • StudioRosetta Cinema
  • QualityHD
  • Starring Jin Goo Lee Hyun Wooi

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Korean battle film 'Northern Limit Line' recounts real life but loses in translation - Los Angeles Times


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Korean battle film 'Northern Limit Line' recounts real life but loses in translation
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"Northern Limit Line" recounts the second battle of Yeonpyeong, when a North Korean patrol boat in June 2002 crossed the maritime demarcation line in the Yellow Sea and engaged its South Korean counterpart while that nation was preoccupied with the ...
Review: In 'Northern Limit Line,' the Koreas Do BattleNew York Times
Northern Limit Line” — Crossing emotional and historical bordersNorthwest Asian Weekly

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'Northern Limit Line': Film Review - Hollywood Reporter


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'Northern Limit Line': Film Review
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Displaying the sort of jingoism common in American movies during World War II, Northern Limit Line has quickly become the highest grossing film of the year in its native country. Now being released domestically in major U.S. cities, it's unlikely to ...
'Northern Limit Line' to break record for Korean moviesThe Korea Herald

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South Korean 3D Film 'Northern Limit Line' to Get North America Release - Hollywood Reporter


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South Korean 3D Film 'Northern Limit Line' to Get North America Release
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The maritime actioner about a bloody confrontation with North Korea will be released in theaters across 20 cities. South Korea's Northern Limit Line will hit theaters in the U.S. and Australia, among six other countries, its local distributor Next ...

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'Northern Limit Line' Director Talks About Promoting Peace With North Korea - Hollywood Reporter


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'Northern Limit Line' Director Talks About Promoting Peace With North Korea
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The film centers on the bloody 2002 battle between North and South Korean patrol boats, stems from his wish for reunification of the two Koreas. Northern Limit Line debuted at No. 1 at the South Korean box office on Wednesday, toppling Jurassic World ...

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