The Long Way Home

The Long Way Home

Movie: The Long Way Home (English title) / Western Front (literal title)
Revised romanization: Seoboojeonsun
Hangul: 서부전선
Director: Chun Sung-Il
Writer: Chun Sung-Il
Producer: Park A-Hyoung
Cinematographer: Lee Jae-Hyuk
Release Date: September 24, 2015
Runtime: 112 min.
Genre: War / Period-1950
Distributor: Lotte Entertainment
Language: Korean
Country: South Korea
Set during the Korean War and 3 days before a truce takes place. Nam-Bok (Sol Kyung-Gu) is South Korean soldier. He was a simple farmer before his conscription into the military. Nam-Bok then receives order to deliver a top secret document at a set time and place, but an attack by the North Korean army causes Nam-Bok to lose the document.

Meanwhile, Young-Gwang (Yeo Jin-Goo) is a North Korean soldier. He is a part of a tank crew. While heading to the South, his team is bombed and he is the only one left. He is about to return home, but he happens to come across a top secret document.

The two men face off in the western front alone.