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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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  • 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
  • 'Sector 7': groundbreaking tech, groundless drama

    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
  • Seoul Time Lapse 2011

    2011/06/24, Source,
    Beautiful Seoul Project : Time Lapse in Seoul 2011,...More
  • Never-ending quest for Hollywood

    2011/02/11, Source,
    By Park Si-soo Comedian-turned-filmmaker Shim Hyung-rae is a dreamer. He has pursued his dream to make a No.1 box office film in Hollywood for decades against all odds. Many critics call this dream "impractical" or "unrealistic". Of course, he knows he has a long way to go, but he is confident that he will make his dream come true someday,...More
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Release date in South Korea : 2007/08/01
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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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