The underworld of pushers, addicts, cops, and mobsters in Buson. Sang-do is a pusher, selling meth, abstaining from using it, living the high life, and, passing on information to the police... See full summary »
Released from prison, Taesik goes to live with an adopted mother. He takes a job and tries to live a quiet life with his new family. His efforts are threatened when a politician seeks to knock the family restaurant down to build a mall.
Despite their different family backgrounds, four friends grew up together in the wearisome years of the 70s. But as time goes by, each of them takes a different life path. After enrolling ... See full summary »
Two clowns living in Korea's Chosun Dynasty get arrested for staging a play that satirizes the king. They are dragged to the palace and threatened with execution but are given a chance to save their lives if they can make the king laugh.
By "Fist of Fury", Kim Hyun-Soo (Sang-Woo Kwone) addicted to Bruce Lee. Year 1978. Hyun-Soo moved to KangNam, Seoul. Hyun-Soo transferred to JungMoon High, Maljuk Street, Kangnam, Seoul. He... See full summary »
Ruthless cop Chul-joong and a merciless killer in raincoat run into each other in a small alleyway and form a fatal bond. A free-for-all fight occurs by coincidence on a rainy street. A ... See full summary »
A woman after her husband's death is called by someone who has gained access to her phone, car, everything electronic. He tells her that he has her daughter. And if she wants to see her ... See full summary »
For those who still think this movie is the remake of the Matrix, its not. The Matrix was inspired by Nowhere to Hide as Myung-se Lee was refused to do the remake by the Matrix filmmakers. The movie is good, period. Do not expect much and you might end up being pleased by it. To be frank, I went for this movie just to watch the origins of the matrix legend, Joong-Hoon Park(who dons role similar to Kinnar Reeves in Matrix). He did his job brilliantly but I must say hats off to Ju-bong Gi. I've never seen a more scarier villain. I didn't see Matrix yet but I feel he surpassed the Matric baddies in sheer villainy. Also kudos to Jae-mo Ahn and new actor Sang-Myeon Park who essay with panache the roles similar to Morpheus & Trinity respectively in the Matrix. Hae-eun Lee & Ji-Woo Choi have also done their roles ample justice. What I didn't like, however, was the climax which could have been truly gripping. It ends quickly leaving us with a sour feeling. Dunno why Myung-se Lee hurried up the end without giving us a genuine sense of thrill. But hey! the movie is still good. I would say - go for it for Dong-gun Jang, Sung-kee Ahn, the fiery Joong-Hoon Park or just plain curious on how Matrix could look like if remade 4 years before it's actual release....
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