12.12: The Day (2023)

The Also Known As: 서울의 봄 首爾之春 Seoului Bom Spring in Seoul Сеульская весна

On December 1979, Seoul had been enduring a harsh winter before the upcoming spring. After the assassination of President Park, martial law has been declared. A coup d'état bursts out by Defense Security Commander Chun Doo Kwang and a private band of officers following him. Capital Defense Commander Lee Tae Shin, an obstinate soldier who believes the military should not take political actions, fights against Chun Doo Kwang to stop him. The conflict between the two grows while military leaders are holding their decision and Defense Minister is gone. In the midst of chaos, the spring of Seoul that everyone longed for heads to unexpected direction.

(Source: HanCinema)

Category, Genre: Historical

Director: Kim Seong Soo [김성수]

Region/Country: Korean

Current Status: Completed

Released Year: 2023