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Swing Kids (2018)

Seuwingkizeu (original title)
TV-14 | | Drama | 21 December 2018 (USA)
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The story of Ro Gi Soo, a tap dancing North Korean soldier who was held captive in the Geoje prison camp during the Korean War.

Director:

Hyeong-Cheol Kang

Writers:

Woo-Sung Jang (musical), Hyeong-Cheol Kang
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Cast

Credited cast:
Kyung-soo Do ... Roh Gi-soo
Oh Jeong-Se ... Kang Byung-sam (as Oh Jung-Se)
Park Jin-Joo
Ross Kettle ... Brigadier General Roberts
A.J. Simmons ... Jamie
Hye-soo Park Hye-soo Park ... Yang Pan-rae
Jared Grimes ... Jackson
Mathew Darcy ... Jamie's Goon
Kyu-Sung Lee Kyu-Sung Lee ... Man-cheol
Dong-yong Lee ... Black marketeer
Kim Kyu-Baek Kim Kyu-Baek ... Volleyball prisoner
Seung-joon Park ... Little kid
Kyung-Hwa Oh Kyung-Hwa Oh ... Julia
Kim Min-ho Kim Min-ho ... Xiao Fang
Ryan Maurer Ryan Maurer ... Jaime's Goon
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Storyline

In this swinging musical drama set during the Korean War, the soldiers at a POW camp plan a tap show to distract both themselves and the prisoners from the hardships of war. Led by a former Broadway dancer and a rebellious North Korean soldier, the band of prisoners find a new sense of freedom in dancing. Written by Well Go USA Entertainment

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Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

TV-14 | See all certifications »

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Wonderful movie!!
15 January 2019 | by karinailyannaSee all my reviews

This movie is will truly brings you to a roller coaster ride. You'll be laughing your heart out at first,but then you'll be crying afterwards. The plot is amazing, and the presentation of the characters are wonderful. After the movie, it makes me keep thinking about the movie. There's more twist towards the movie than you can imagine. It's a movie that I definitely recommend.


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Country:

South Korea

Language:

Korean | English | Mandarin | Japanese

Release Date:

21 December 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$43,952, 23 December 2018

Gross USA:

$222,001

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$10,397,408
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Company Credits

Production Co:

Annapurna Pictures See more »
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Atmos | Dolby Digital

Color:

Color
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