The Admiral: Roaring Currents (2014)

Director
Han-min Kim

Main cast
Choi Min-sik; Ryu Seung-Ryong; Jo Jin-woong; Jin Goo; Kim Myung-gon

Genres
Adventure, War

Description
The film mainly follows the famous 1597 Battle of Myeongryang during the Japanese invasion of Korea (1592-1598), where the iconic Joseon admiral Yi Sun-sin managed to destroy a total of 133 Japanese warships with only 13 ships remaining in his command. The battle, which took place in the Myeongryang Strait off the southwest coast of the Korean Peninsula, is considered one of the greatest victories of Yi.


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