CJ Entertainment USA is proudly announcing the August 12 select theatrical release of the new Korean War movie, Operation Chromite, from director John H. Lee, and with a level of sheer production quality and depth to accomodate a cast befitting of a movie of this caliber with Lee Jung-Jae (The New World), Lee Bum-Soo (The Divine Move) and of course, tough-as-nails Liam f**king Neeson as the grisled General Douglas MacArthur.
South Korean Navy Special Forces, Captain Jang Hak-soo and 7 members of the KLO (Korean Liasion Office) unit disguise themselves as a North Korean inspection unit and infiltrate the North Korean army command center in Incheon.
Their mission directives from Gen. MacArthur are: 1. Recon enemy forces in Incheon and secure the mine chart, 2. Kidnap ‘Ryu Jang-choon,’ the second highest ranking officer in the North Korean command center, to acquire intel on the naval mine location and 3. On D-Day, light the Palmido light house as a signal to the main UN forces. Only when the light house is lit will General MacArthur initiate the battle to take back Incheon. With everything they got, Jang and the KLO unit charge the lighthouse…
Watch the brand new trailer below and be sure to check your local theaters for showtimes!
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