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1 hr. 45 min.

Plot Summary
Sin (Jang Dong-gun), a modern pirate, witnesses the execution of his family, who had tried to defect to South Korea. Now, 20 years later and armed with stolen missile guidance kits, he plans to take revenge with a devastating nuclear attack on the entire Korean peninsula. It is up to a naval officer named Kang (Jung-Jae Lee) to thwart Sin's plot and save the country.

Cast: Jang Dong-gun , Jung-Jae Lee , Lee Mi-yeon , David McInnis , Chatthapong Pantanaunkul ,

Director: Kyung-Taek Kwak

Genres: Action, Drama

Distributor: Paramount Pictures

Typhoon (2005)

Release Date: June 2nd, 2006|1 hr. 45 min.

critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( )
  • 50
    San Francisco Chronicle

    Kwak is indeed a highly original voice, but you wouldn't know it from Typhoon. It seems as if he's constrained by the conventional material. show more

  • 63
    Steven Rea Philadelphia Inquirer

    An international caper with James Bond and Tom Clancy overtones - and Austin Powers undertones, too. show more

  • 38
    Elizabeth Weitzman New York Daily News

    An exhausting combination of generic thriller, political tract and sentimental weepie. show more

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