The Fortress (Namhansanseong) [Sub: Eng]
During the Qing Invasion of Korea, the king and the court take refuge in a mountain fortress, where they find themselves stranded in the cold and surrounded by the enemy. The king's dilemma deepens as his people in the fortress start dying from cold and hunger.
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October 20, 2017 "The Fortress" clocks in at 139 minutes, but feels much, much longer.Read in Source
October 19, 2017 Without giving too much away, there's something for everyone here.Read in Source
Film Journal International
October 20, 2017 The recreation of a historic moment in Korea's constantly embattled past becomes a rather enervating epic in the too diaogue-driven hands of director Hwang Dong-hyuk.Read in Source
Los Angeles Times
October 19, 2017 So evocative that by the end viewers may be as cold and hungry as the movie's cast of courtiers.Read in Source
October 24, 2017 Hwang competently orchestrates the film's disparate political and strategic developments, but there's little sense of stylistic inspiration or narrative innovation - it's all pretty conventional.Read in Source
The Age (Australia)
December 07, 2017 ... a film that will probably mean most to viewers from Korea, where it was made - though you don't need to know much about the historical background to gather roughly what the story is meant to suggest about the present.Read in Source
Country: United States
Genre: Thriller, Horror, Mystery
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