Create Game Lists on
FilmCrave home
   Movies  Members
Search +
Searching... Close  
Are you sure you want to delete this comment?
  Login Using Facebook

Tae Guik Gi: The Brotherhood of War ( Taegukgi hwinalrimyeo ) (2004) Movie Information

Your Rating:
        Play Trailer    Write Review +  Request correction + Add to List: Add to movie list 

Overall Rank:


Avg. Rating:


# of Ratings:



War, Drama





Theater Date:



Je-gyu Kang


Dong-Kun Jang
Eun-ju Lee
Bin Won
Hyeong-jin Kong
Yeong-ran Lee
Min-sik Choi





Like Movie:

Plot Outline:

Two brothers from a large South Korean City are forced to join the army when the North Korean Communist's invade. Follow the two brothers from their first experience of war to promotions and medals. Watch and see how War changes a man from a loving brother to ruthless killer. -- Crazy 4 war movies

Related Movie Lists

Movies of 2004 by Stoney McStonerson Top 99 so far by Stoney McStonerson
movies of 2004 by skater4159 Movies I Want To See by Mr Cinema
My Wish List by Kyleface88 Best films of 2004 by Daniel
Top War by Stoney McStonerson Top 8 of 2000's by Stoney McStonerson
Best films of Korea by Daniel Top 8 of 2004 by Stoney McStonerson

Quick Movie Reviews

dukeakasmudge 10/18/2011 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

Rating of

Damn good war movie!

Write comment +View all reviews + Was this review helpful? Yes   No

mitchellyoung 08/01/2011 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

Rating of

This is the Korean Saving Private Ryan, a film that paints an intimate and moving portrait of two brothers amid the horror of the Korean War. The battle scenes are epic and brutal, but it is the fully-fleshed out portrayal of the love and hate of two brothers that makes the film worth watching. Sometimes a little overly melodramatic with some of the dialogue, but the concluding hour or so is pure, driven emotion.

Write comment +View all reviews + Was this review helpful? Yes   No

Full Movie Reviews

Movie God

05/25/2012 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

"Brotherhood" by Yojimbo

When two brothers are conscripted to fight in the Korean war, the elder makes a deal with his commanding officer to win the Medal Of Honour in exchange for his brother's freedom. This Korean war film is clearly heavily influenced by Spielberg; the gritty and brutally realistic battle scenes are very reminiscent of Saving Private Ryan and are similarly impressive, and the modern day prologue/epilogue is very much in the same vein as Schindler's list. The personal relationships and characterization lack the subtlety of those films however, as I felt the characters were a little too sketchy and melodramatic to create any real emotional resonance; the result can best be described as a "heroic bloodshed" version of Platoon. As a visual spectacle however, it is stunning and as this particular c...

Rating of

read more +
Write comment +View all reviews + Was this review helpful? Yes   No

05/13/2012 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

Tragic masterpiece

Also known as ( brotherhood ) in the uk . This is a truely brilliant movie. one of my all time favourites.
The battle scenes are on a epic scale like saving private ryan but the story is far better than that movie with a real human element to it. the acting is also fantastic .
The story is about two brothers during the koreon war who are forced into joining the army to fight the communists. leaving behind their family uncared for and putting there dreams and hopes for the future on hold
Jin-tae Lee has spent his life looking out for this younger brother who they rest their hopes on to gain a education and have the life the family couldn't have. so when they forced to fight the only way he can win his brothers freedom from the army is to win a medal but in doing this he risks his own...

Rating of

read more +
Write comment +View all reviews + Was this review helpful? Yes   No
Log In
 Login with Facebook
For members wanting to use FB to login, click here
remember me  
What Members Are Doing
Movie Talk
New Movie Reviews
New Movie Lists
Top Movie List by kscribble
movies of 2016 by skater4159
Book Adaptations by Zeljka
2002 by Karmand
films I've seen in 2016 by aickman
My Wish List by Kim
To See: 2016 Movies by Alex
Top Movie List by Michael




Contact FilmCrave Public Relations    

Advertise and Business

Developer API

Contact Us


About us



Support FilmCrave

FAQ and Help

News and Press

Terms of Use