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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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Cast overview, first billed only:
Agent Judah Campbell
Agent Linda Perez (as Elizabeth Pena)
Zoo Guard
Secretary of Defense (as Geoffrey Pierson)
Cody Arens ...
Sarah's Mother (as Jody L. Carlson)


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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Release Date:

14 September 2007 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Dragon Wars: D-War  »

Box Office


$35,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

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


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

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(European Film Market)

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Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?


The music associated with Muraki and his army makes extensive use of the "Dies irae" melody, a medieval chant traditionally used in ceremonies for the dead and, since the nineteenth century, in contexts evoking the macabre and supernatural. See more »


In reality, firearms, especially those loaded with armor-piercing ammunition, would have easily penetrated the armor of medieval warriors, like that of the 'Artox' army, yet small-arms fire and even .50 caliber machine guns could not harm these warriors. See more »


Sarah Daniels: I keep trying to understand, but none of this is making any sense.
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Written by Sarah Paul Ocampo, Aaron Huffman, Mark Dibeh and Bo Gilliland
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How did we get to Mordor, mommy?
19 September 2007 | by (New York City) – See all my reviews

This movie serves as a timely warning to anyone who thinks they can both write and direct their own movie. Face it, you can't. Because that way there's nobody around to tell you when you hack great holes in your plot, have meaningless transitions, trite, unmemorable dialog and manage to turn a fairly cool Korean legend into a steaming pile of celluloid turd.

I wanted to like this movie as a trashy popcorn movie, really I did; I like lots of crappy movies. But once I've been forced to ask myself what the hell just happened and WHY, DEAR LORD, WHY? more than a few times, I really can't take it any more.

Also, I would love for someone to explain how LA became Mordor for the last scene.

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