Movies like Northern Limit Line

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Northern Limit Line (2015)
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Northern Limit Line (2015)
Original name: 연평해전
Genre: Drama, War
Country: South Korea
Duration: 130 min.
Story: The movies follows the incident knows as the second battle of Yeonpyeong which happened in 2002.
Style: tense, captivating
Plot: navy, military, sea battle, sea, war, battles, soldier, heroism, marine, patriotism, naval battle, patriot, naval officer, showdown, fight for supremacy, inter-korean relations, world cup, korean
Time: 2000s
Place: south korea, north korea, korea

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The Admiral: Roaring Currents (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: South Korea
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The film mainly follows the famous 1597 Battle of Myeongryang during the Japanese invasion of Korea (1592-1598), where the iconic Joseon admiral Yi Sun-sin managed to destroy a total of 133 Japanese warships with only 13 ships remaining in his ...
Style: epic, tense, exciting, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: war, military, korean history, naval battle, battles, heroic mission, human spirit, against the odds, warrior, ship, heroes, samurai ...
Time: 16th century
Place: korea, south korea
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The War Below (2021)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: During World War I, a group of British miners are recruited to tunnel underneath no man's land and set bombs from below the German front in hopes of breaking the deadly stalemate of the Battle of Messines.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, thought provoking
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Hansan: Rising Dragon (2022)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: South Korea
Duration: 130 min.
Story: In 1592, admiral Yi Sun-sin and his fleet face off against the might of the invading Japanese navy and its formidable warships. As the Korean forces fall into crisis, the admiral resorts to using his secret weapon, the dragon head ships known as ...
Style: tense, disturbing, captivating, suspense
Plot: joseon dynasty, battleship, navy, combat, fight, historical event, wartime, military, sea battle, battles
Place: korea
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Warriors Of The Dawn (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: South Korea
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A crown prince emerges as a leader during the war between Korea and Japan in 1592.
Style: captivating, tense
Plot: military, joseon dynasty, mercenary, teenager, medieval, wartime, battles, military officer, leader, young soldier, war, army ...
Time: 16th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Sacrifice (2020)
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Story: In 1953, the Korean War is entering the final stage. The People's Volunteer Army of China has launched the last major battle in Kumsong. In order to arrive at the battleground on time and deliver enough force to the Kumsong front line, the ...
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71: Into the Fire (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
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Duration: 120 min.
Story: A civil war broke out in the 1950s between North and South Korea which changed the country forever. 71: Into the Fire centers on the struggles of 71 student soldiers who fought through the Korean War. Using real people and events based on the ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough, captivating ...
Plot: korean war, war, military, battles, youth, military life, against the odds, survival, battle zone, ambition, leadership, patriotism ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 50s
Place: north korea, asia, korea, south korea
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Chaco (2020)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Argentina, Bolivia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In 1934, Bolivia is at war with Paraguay. Liborio and Ticona and other Bolivian indigenous soldiers are lost in the hell of the Chaco, under the commandment of German Captain Kundt. They're looking for the Paraguayan enemy that they ...
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Yamato (2005)
Genre: Drama, History, War
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Duration: 145 min.
Story: Directed by Junya Sato and based on a book by Jun Henmi, "Yamato" has a framing story set in the present day and uses flashbacks to tell the story of the crew of the World War II Japanese battleship Yamato. The film was never released in ...
Style: realistic, captivating, serious, exciting
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Turkish Ice Cream (2019)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Turkey
Duration: 123 min.
Story: In 1915, two Turks in Australia make a living by selling ice cream. When they hear war has broken out, they decide to go to Çanakkale. Authorities don't let them leave the island, so the two decide to put up a fight in Australia.
Style: tense, suspense, captivating
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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My Way (2011)
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Style: suspense, tense, disturbing, captivating
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