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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:
Oh Jeong-Se ... Kang Byung-sam (as Oh Jung-Se)
Park Jin-Joo
Kyung-soo Do ... Roh Gi-soo
Ross Kettle ... Brigadier General Roberts
Hye-soo Park Hye-soo Park ... Yang Pan-rae
Jared Grimes ... Jackson
A.J. Simmons ... Jamie
Kyu-Sung Lee Kyu-Sung Lee ... Man-cheol
Dong-yong Lee ... Black marketeer
Kyu-Baek Kim Kyu-Baek Kim ... Volleyball prisoner
Seung-joon Park ... Little kid
Mathew Darcy ... Jamie's Goon
Kyung-Hwa Oh Kyung-Hwa Oh ... Julia
Darin Shaw Darin Shaw ... Robert Striker
Kim Min-ho Kim Min-ho ... Xiao Fang
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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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Amazing movie!!
17 January 2019 | by endlix-75117See all my reviews

This is one of the best movies I've seen so far. Breathtaking cinematography, superb acting, great music and touching story. You'll feel all kinds of emotions watching this movie, from joy to despair. Definitely a must watch movie. I'll watch it again and again.


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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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Annapurna Pictures See more »
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Color
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