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D-War (디 워)

디 워 (Di Weo)

Directed by Shim Hyung-rae (심형래)

Screenplay by

Action Fantasy Science-Fiction

92min | Release date in South Korea :


A thousand years ago, in a little village on the Korean peninsula, a child of destiny is born with a Youijoo(a magic stone that bestows omnipotence) in her bosom. To pursue the occult Youijoo, Imoogi comes to earth from Heaven with a tremendous number of followers and begins to launch attacks against the people of the earth. A thousand years later in downtown L.A., a mysterious natural disaster takes place. While reporting on the case, a CNN reporter, Tom, begins to sense the colossal legend behind the chain of events.


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    Kang Je-gyu's new pan-Asian movie "My Way" premieres on Dec. 22. Kang, who drew over 10 million spectators with the clunking history epic "Taegukgi" in 2004, is now hoping for Asia-wide success with the biggest budget and the most ambitious scale in many years. The movie portrays the tragic destiny of two young men, one from Korea and the other from Japan, who are drafted into the Japanese Army during World War II and later have to fight in Soviet and German uniform. The movie is very loosely based on a true story,...More
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    2011/09/01, Source,
    Comedian-turned-director Shim Hyung-rae, who began his entertainment career decades ago in slapstick comedy and later produced a comedy that went on limited release in the to the U.S., is broke after his latest films failed to make money. His production company Younggu Art faces closure eight years after he founded it,...More
  • Huge debt stifles 'Last Godfather' director Shim

    2011/08/31, Source,
    By Kim Tae-jong Shim Hyung-rae, the director of "The Last Godfather" (2010) and "D-War" (2007), is drowning in enormous debt. Industry insiders say his production firm Younggu-Art Entertainment is on the verge of going under. Rumors about the company's financial difficulties were sparked by a petition by 43 employees protesting the overdue payment of salaries. Shim, a comedian-turned-filmmaker, was summoned on Aug. 19 by a regional labor office to be questioned over the unpaid wages,...More
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    2011/07/28, Source,
    Actress Ha Ji-won, center, in a scene from "Sector 7". Korea's first 3D IMAX creature feature opens in theaters on Aug. 4. / Courtesy of CJ E&M Pictures By Lee Hyo-won The late legendary producer Samuel Goldwyn once said that Hollywood filmmakers "remain little more than glassblowers, huffing and puffing and blowing up slender ideas - their own or others - into some sort of shape for the screen. What has happened to fresh, honest, vital, original writing for the screen?",...More
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Release date in South Korea : 2007/08/01
South Korean Box Office
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As of 2007.09.23 : 7,838,818 admissions (total)
As of 2007.09.16 : 7,833,208 admissions (total)
As of 2007.09.09 : 7,814,047 admissions (total)
As of 2007.09.02 : 7,730,606 admissions (total)
As of 2007.08.26 : 7,546,940 admissions (total)
As of 2007.08.19 : 7,066,361 admissions (total)
As of 2007.08.12 : 5,345,288 admissions (total)
As of 2007.08.05 : 2,770,557 admissions (total)

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poor movie, the acting isn't up to scratch and the story doesn't help either.
2008-01-04 01:17:54
2007-10-07 00:23:44
how a cool muvi monster,love it!Rockz D-War..but,its korean muvi but why no one actres or actor from Korea there???? hmm,rather dissapointed too.
2007-09-24 14:09:28
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