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  • Movie: Steel Rain
  • Country: South Korea
  • Release Date: Dec 30, 2017
  • Duration: 2 hr. 18 min.
  • Rating: 15+ Restricted (violence & profanity)

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  • Score: 8.4 (scored by 113 users)
  • Ranked: #99999
  • Popularity: #4514
  • Members: 336

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Set in the near future, a military coup takes place in North Korea. The leader of North Korea and Eom Chul Woo escape to South Korea. The two countries now face a crisis. Chul Woo and South Korean government official Kwak Chul Woo carry out a secret operation to prevent a Korean war. ~~ Adapted from the webtoon "Steel Rain" by Yang Woo Suk (writer) & Je Pi Ga Roo (illustrator).

  • Country: South Korea
  • Type: Movie
  • Release Date: Dec 30, 2017
  • Duration: 2 hr. 18 min.
  • Score: 8.4 (scored by 113 users)
  • Ranked: #99999
  • Popularity: #4514
  • Rating: 15+ Restricted (violence & profanity)

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Senpai
1 people found this review helpful
Jan 25, 2018
Overall 8.0
Story 8.5
Acting/Cast 8.0
Music 8.0
Rewatch Value 7.0
I  had a lot of expectations but I was disappointed ... "Steel Rain" takes  a step forward, imagining a scenario where the threat of nuclear war on  the Korean peninsula becomes imminent. Spectators  witness what unfolds after the unnamed North Korean ruler in the film  is overthrown in a coup and an even more belligerent commander takes his  place. The film is a skepticism of the alliance between Korea and the US. which is boring because it even irritates the patriotism that Korea has towards the United States. Conflicts  between parties are also clear: South Korea's conservative regime aims  to proclaim war as the new president-elect strives to prevent the  conflict. Despite  the turbulent international and domestic situations, Uhm and Kwak, who  share the same name, develop a brotherly bond and communicate frankly  for the intentions of each side which gives a dramatic and humanistic  touch to the film which in short is good but expected more emotion.

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PrashastSingh
0 people found this review helpful
Mar 18, 2018
Overall 9.0
Story 9.0
Acting/Cast 9.0
Music 8.0
Rewatch Value 9.0
Positives:


-The performances of the two lead actors Jung Woo-sung and Kwak Do-won are excellent, and the relation they form is a delight to watch.
-The visual and technical aspects of the film are top notch.
-The action scenes are shot and executed very well.
-The emotional aspect of the film has been dealt with very well.
-The film is very gripping thanks to the excellent story and crisp editing.


Negatives:

-The film could've been slightly shorter.


Repeat value: Yes

Undoubtedly, STEEL RAIN is a masterfully crafted action film which is a must watch for all!

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