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Movies: Contemporary Period: Korean War (1950-1953)


Battle for Incheon: Operation Chromite (2016)

  1. A team of spies is sent into Incheon to gain intelligence on North Korean positions ahead of the invasion by UN forces.


A Hill in Korea (1956) (Jon Casey)

1951 During the Korean War retreat in 1951, a small British recon group is surrounded by Chinese troops and holds out in a lonely temple atop a hill.


The Bridges at Toko-Ri (1954) (Philip Middleton)

1951-52. Set during the Korean War, a Navy fighter pilot must come to terms with his own ambivalence towards the war and the fear of having to bomb a set of highly defended bridges. The ending of this grim war drama is all tension.


The Hunters (1958) (Peter Merritt)

In 1952, during the Korean War, two American pilots become bitter enemies over the same woman but must shelf their personal feud when confronted by deadly Chinese MIG fighter jets in battle.


Pork Chop Hill (1959) (Peter Merritt)

1953 During the Korean War peace talks, U.S. troops fight to retake a hill from the Communist Chinese forces.



Manchurian Candidate (1962) (Peter Merritt)

An American POW in the Korean War is brainwashed as an unwitting assassin for an international Communist conspiracy.



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