A Little Pond

A Little Pond (2010)

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The Korean war does not start well for the US. They are being routed by the North Koreans and despite US reinforcements from Tokyo, the US army is making a hasty disorganized retreat to the southern-most city of Pusan. On the path to Pusan is the village of Jogunri, near the village of Nogunri. The US Army orders all the villagers out of Jogunri, warning them that the North Korean army is read morecoming. Some 500 villagers make their way, children on their backs, leading ox carts laden with belongings. But word is circulating among the US forces that Northern soldiers may be hiding among the civilian refugees. As the Jogunri villagers approach Nogunri, an American airplane suddenly swoops in and strafes and bombs the civilians, killing many. In the ensuing chaos, the US soldiers force the remaining 400 villagers into a cave under a bridge. The US soldiers then open fire. In the end, only 25 manage to survive the massacre.

  • Native title:

    작은 연못
  • Also Known as:

    Jageun Yeonmot

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charmecia5
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May 19, 2013
  • Overall 8.0
  • Story 8.0
  • Acting/Cast 10
  • Music 8.0
  • Rewatch Value 8.0
Well, this film taught me a very important lesson. War is evil, and to never trust the enemy, especially when they give you false hope and false encouragement. Oh and that you can lose everything in the war, even a home and life in general. It was a really good film and made me really feel sad for Koreans who have lost their lives and mainly lost everything in the war, for read more this film is based on events of the Korean War. It made me feel bad for anyone who has to fight in a war, or those who had to leave their home and everything else in any war.

This film is sure to make you feel tons of emotions and you'll love the cast and of course the music. If you love historical films or any films that reminds you of the war, I recommend this film. Just be prepared, for it's sure to invoke a lot of emotions. 5/5.
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    pattyrn4 Apr 6, 2016

    an excellent anti war movie, true and realistic.

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    KwonSangSeung Nov 1, 2014

    A small ode to the most innocent victims of wars, refugees and civilians.

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    charmecia5 May 19, 2013

    very good and very recommended film. Man did it made me feel sad and really made me feel bad for the Koreans or anyone who has to deal with war and in leaving their homes. Truly good and inspiring film. 5/5

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  • Country:

    South Korea
  • Type:

    Movie
  • Release Date:

    Apr 15, 2010
  • Duration:

    1 hr. 26 min.

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    8.1 (scored by 32 users)
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