R | | Action, Drama, War
When two brothers are forced to fight in the Korean War, the elder decides to take the riskiest missions if it will help shield the younger from battle.
The South Korean briefing in 1951 just before one of the characters escapes to North Korean lines mentions an attack on Hills 931 and 851. This is a reference to the Battle of Heartbreak Ridge, which occurred in September and October 1951.
Wills are for dying people. You've got to be strong.
When Jin-Tae receives his medal after the Americans arrive, modern 50 star American flags are shown. In the early 50's the flag still would have been 48 stars. It wasn't until 1959 that the current 50 star flag was introduced.
Also released in a directors cut running 148min.8min longer than the US and original version
Written by Kim Song Kyu and Park Yeong Ho
Sung by Park Hyang Rim.
$462,458 (Japan) (2 July 2004)
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