The Battleship Island (Gun-ham-do) [Sub: Eng]
During the Japanese colonial era, roughly 400 Korean people, who were forced onto Battleship Island ('Hashima Island') to mine for coal, attempt to escape.
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South China Morning Post
August 05, 2017 It's a pity that Ryoo insists on prioritising violence, melodrama and shameless jingoism to the point of exploitation, wringing this real-life tragedy for every tear - and dollar - he can.Read in Source
July 28, 2017 While there's no doubting its huge ambitions, The Battleship Island turns out to be a disappointing misfire.Read in Source
August 04, 2017 While Battleship Island is sometimes unpleasant to watch, it is a consistently involving, atypically thoughtful crowd-pleaser.Read in Source
The Straits Times (Singapore)
August 16, 2017 There is more than one way to approach wartime movies, as the recent box-office successes of Christopher Nolan's Dunkirk and Ryoo Seung Wan's The Battleship Island prove.Read in Source
The New Paper (Singapore)
September 19, 2017 ... I enjoyed the touching performance of the father-daughter duo, and Battleship Island will undoubtedly attract hordes of Song fans who want to see their idol don a military uniform again after Descendants Of The Sun.Read in Source
August 04, 2017 That BATTLESHIP ISLAND is heartfelt piece of patriotic fanservice doesn't keep the film from being an undisciplined, scattered, overlong mess, and the worst movie Director Ryoo Seung-wan has made.Read in Source
New York Times
August 03, 2017 Though Mr. Ryoo's taste for heightened theatricality threatens his story's credibility at times, there is no denying his skill with a large-scale action set piece.Read in Source
August 08, 2017 Technically accomplished, narratively impoverished.Read in Source
Los Angeles Times
August 03, 2017 It's when the various threads converge that the mechanical nature of the plotting and the thinness of the characterizations are thrown into sharpest relief.Read in Source
Film Journal International
August 04, 2017 Although its plot could have been trimmed and more clearly focused, this rousing wartime saga is truly epic, in every sense of the word.Read in Source
Country: United States
Genre: Thriller, Horror, Mystery
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