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Release Date:
2 June 2001 (South Korea) See more »
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Romances end in blood and the frail hopes of individuals are torn apart in a vile karmic continuity of colonialism... See more » | Add synopsis »
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1 win & 3 nominations See more »
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Too much drama See more (16 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)
Dong-kun Yang ... Chang-guk

Min-jung Ban ... Eunok
Young-min Kim ... Jihum
Eun-jin Pang ... Chang-guk's Mom (as Eun-jin Bang)
Gye-nam Myeong ... Jihum's father
In-ok Lee ... Eun-ok's mother
Jae-hyeon Jo ... Dog Eyes
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Yeong-im Kim
Mitch Malem

Directed by
Ki-duk Kim 
 
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Ki-duk Kim 

Produced by
Seung-jae Lee .... executive producer
 
Original Music by
Ho-jun Park 
 
Cinematography by
Jeong-min Seo 
 
Film Editing by
Sung-Won Hahm  (as Sung-won Ham)
 
Art Direction by
Ki-duk Kim 
 
Sound Department
Sang-ho Ahn .... sound recordist
 

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Also Known As:
"Suchwiin bulmyeong" - South Korea (original title)
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MPAA:
Rated R for violence, language, sexuality and some drug content
Runtime:
117 min | Argentina:117 min (Mar del Plata Film Festival) | Finland:117 min (Helsinki International Film Festival)
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1 out of 3 people found the following review useful.
Too much drama, 31 January 2011
Author: cephalocereus from Mexico

This movie is a portrait of human beings. There are no "the good ones" and "the bad ones". The characters are victims of their circumstances. The problem I saw in this movie was: there are so many stories that after 80 or 90 minutes the film becomes tedious and artificial. Every single story has a dramatic end. There are so many screams, cryings and dramas that it begins to be artificial. Although I know in war is impossible to have a big smile in the face; in this case is a drama after drama within a whole drama. Thus the movie loses its effectiveness. I think the movie must show more clearly the main story and use two or three stories, as maximum, to support it. I have seen better movies of Kim Ki Duk, that's why I rate this one with a 6.

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