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Six North Korea-themed movies that beat Rogen and Franco to the punch

Six North Korea-themed movies that beat Rogen and Franco to the punch

North Korea is rattling its saber over Seth Rogen and James Franco's upcoming comedy, "The Interview," about a plot to assassinate the country's real-life leader, Kim Jong Un. A spokesperson for the nation's Ministry of Foreign Affairs condemned the film on Wednesday as an "act of war."

Although it's not every day a Hollywood movie prompts threats of "a decisive and merciless countermeasure," "The Interview" isn't the first film to cast North Korea in an unfavorable light. Here are...