|2014||126 Min||Adventure . War . Biography|
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 command. The battle, which took place in the Myeongryang Strait off the southwest coast of the Korean Peninsula, is considered one of the greatest victories of Yi.
|Actors:||Jin Goo , Jo Jin-woong , Ryu Seung-Ryong , Choi Min-sik , Kim Myung-gon , Ku Jin , No Min-woo , Kim Tae-Hun , Ryohei Otani , Lee Seung-joon , Min-sik Choi , Seung-ryong Ryu , Jin-woong Jo , Myung-gon Kim|
Much of the naval action is realistically and thrillingly staged with blazing cannon fire and slashing swordplay that sufficiently diverts attention from the sometimes unrealistic special effects.The Hollywood Reporter Full Review
A turgid, foursquare naval epic.The New York Times Full Review