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Dragon Wars: D-War (2007)

D-War (original title)
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Based on the Korean legend, unknown creatures will return and devastate the planet. Reporter Ethan Kendrick is called in to investigate the matter, and he arrives at the conclusion that a ... See full summary »

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Sarah's Mother (as Jody L. Carlson)
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Storyline

Based on the Korean legend, unknown creatures will return and devastate the planet. Reporter Ethan Kendrick is called in to investigate the matter, and he arrives at the conclusion that a girl, stricken with a mysterious illness, named Sarah is suppose to help him. The Imoogi makes its way to Los Angeles, wreaking havoc and destruction. With the entire city under arms, will Ethan and Sarah make it in time to save the people of Los Angeles? Written by Anonymous

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for intense sequences of violence and creature action | See all certifications »

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Box Office

Budget:

$35,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$5,041,239 (USA) (14 September 2007)

Gross:

$10,956,379 (USA) (12 October 2007)
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Trivia

The leader of the 'Artox Army' is actually speaking in English, as evidenced by his mouth movements, although it is significantly garbled. See more »

Goofs

(at around 24 mins) Sarah and her friend go to a bar for some beers, even though at the time Sarah is 19 and therefore, not of legal drinking age. See more »

Quotes

Young Ethan: What are you talking about?
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Referenced in The Cinema Snob: Tampon Tango (2013) See more »

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Boilermaker
Written by Sarah Paul Ocampo, Aaron Huffman, Mark Dibeh and Bo Gilliland
Performed by Love Hotel
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It's Fun to Watch...What's the Problem?
15 September 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I see a lot of really negative posts by people who wrote in August, though the movie was not released in the US, at least, until the middle of September. Maybe these are unhappy expats living in S. Korea who saw it early. I am in the US and just saw it today. I thought the special effects were excellent, better than the trailer. The story was non-Western, but I think we are all used to this from many other movies. It wasn't at all hard to follow. The acting by the leads was weak, but other people were quite good. There was humor throughout, too. I rated it at 8 because I had a good time watching it, which is what I went for.


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