It tells the story of the Battle of Myeongryang, a key battle in the Japanese invasion of Korea in the late 16 th century. The Battle of Myeongnyang is portrayed in episodes 95 and 96 of the TV drama series Immortal Admiral Yi Sun-sin, and in the 2014 film The Admiral: Roaring Currents, both produced in South Korea. The Admiral - Roaring Currents (2014). This article is within the scope of WikiProject Film.If you would like to participate, please visit the project page, where you can join the discussion and see lists of open tasks and regional and topical task forces.To use this banner, please refer to the documentation.To improve this article, please refer to the guidelines. War Action Drama. The Admiral: Roaring Currents Synopsis In 1597, Korea's Adm. Yi leads just 12 vessels against more than 300 Japanese battleships. IMDb R. Tomatoes. With Choi Min-sik, Seung-ryong Ryu, Cho Jin-woong, Myung-gon Kim. Directed by Han-min Kim. The Admiral Roaring Currents Movie Review - Korean FilmPlease check out our website @darkskyradio.comFinal Grade A The Admiral: Roaring Currents rides the tide with Han-min Kim's direction. Admiral Yi Sun-sin faces a tough challenge when he is forced to defend his nation with just 13 battleships against 300 Japanese enemy ships in the Battle of Myeongryang. Im späten 16. Jahrhundert setzen wieder einmal die Japaner zur Invasion an im benachbarten, intern schwer zerstrittenen Korea und schrecken bei ihrem Vormarsch vor keiner Gemeinheit zurück. 126 min 7 2014 South Korea Overview. The Admiral: Roaring Currents movie reviews & Metacritic score: Korea 1597, the Joseon Dynasty has been under Japanese attack for six years. The final scene of the South Korean science fiction film Heaven's Soldiers takes place at the very onset of the battle. The Admiral: Roaring Currents is one of these films that purports to tell facts. 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