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Success of Operation Chromite Promises Bright Future for Crowdfunding

Success of Operation Chromite Promises Bright Future for Crowdfunding

SEOUL, Aug. 8 (Korea Bizwire) – Crowdfunding is not an unknown concept in Korea, but it certainly isn’t a well-established one. However, the recent success of Operation Chromite, a Korean War blockbuster film loosely based on real-life events, has signaled a bright future for Korean crowdfunding ventures.  A total of 500 million won ($448,000) was [...]

Liam Neeson Stars in Korean War Blockbuster ‘Operation Chromite’

Liam Neeson Stars in Korean War Blockbuster ‘Operation Chromite’

SEOUL, July 13 (Korea Bizwire) – The Korean War broke out with Soviet-backed North Korea invading its southern neighbor in the early morning of June 25, 1950. In just three days, Seoul was captured, and by September 1950, North Korea had pushed its forces down to the Nakdong River, controlling about 90 percent of the [...]