English Title: Tidal Wave
Korean Title: 해운대
Director: Yoon Je-kyoon (윤제균)
Rotten Tomatoes Score: Not available
My Rating: 1 out of 5
The Korean title of this film is Haeundae (해운대), which is a district of southern port city Busan (부산) with a famous beach that bears the same name. In some places outside of Korea, the film’s name was problematically altered:
In English-speaking countries, the film was released as Tidal Wave (which is an incorrect term for its theme and should actually be “Tsunami”).
You know a film is going to be bad when the title itself has some issues. Yikes. Continue reading