A great film about a pilot with an 'attitude problem' who gets sent to a frontline South Korean F15 combat unit as punishment for a reckless maneuver during an air display.
The film is in two elements; one about the pilots and crews and their relationships, which gets a bit slow at times but does build up the character's personalities, and the other the combat and flight sequences, which merge CG and real flight footage well. There are a couple of times when the flight parts verge on the ridiculous, especially some questionable inner-city aerobatics, but it quite frankly looks good! (and looks similar to the latest in the Ace Combat video game series)
The back story about a coup at a North Korean base could have been developed a bit more, and assumes the audience knows about the tensions between North and South Korean.
Overall very good, good acting, strong characters, great action scenes, and a few elements referencing other movies but done tongue-in-cheek.
(Should also mention it's English subtitles as it's a Korean film)
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