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2009: Lost Memories (2002)

2009 loseuteu maemorijeu (original title)
A failed assassination attempt in Harbin, China in 1909 changes the course of history. Now two JBI agents must find the connections between it and an ancient Korean artifact.

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Cast

Credited cast:
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Sakamoto
Tôru Nakamura ...
Saigo
Jin-ho Seo ...
Haerin
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Takahashi
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Elder
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Myunghak (as Kil-Kang Ahn)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Rick Burford ...
Myunghak / CLA Goatee (voice)
Victor Carsrud ...
Surveillance (voice)
Luci Christian ...
Yuriko (voice)
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Haerin (voice)
Masaaki Daimon
Marty Fleck ...
Narrator (voice)
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Junhwan / Barkeep 1 (voice)
Jay Hickman ...
Hideyo / Young Council / Barkeep 2 (voice)
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Storyline

There are breakpoints in the history, the result of a single event may change the whole course... In 1909, an assassination attempt of a Japanese governor fails - the assassin was shot by a soldier. Now, in 2009, Korea is just another state of the Japan Empire and Seoul has become a major city. A Korean resistance group called Hureisenjin is formed to fight for liberty and independence. Two cops, a Japanese and a Korean (who denies his heritage) are investigating the actions of this "terrorist" group. And their work lead them to an artifact of the ancient Korean religion of "Sun and Moon". Written by Cem Kocak(ckocak@sunguru.com)

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for pervasive strong violence | See all certifications »
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Release Date:

1 February 2002 (South Korea)  »

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2009: Lost Memories  »

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Budget:

$7,000,000 (estimated)
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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

The film takes place in 2009. See more »

Goofs

When Sakamoto dives behind the couch you can see that next to his gun holster, on the back of the couch, there is a mound exactly where the squib for the gunshot is going to go off. See more »

Connections

References Uisa Ahn Jung-geun (1972) See more »

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Lost in Space
23 August 2003 | by (river valley) – See all my reviews

This is interesting.

The movie got enough materials for a good movie. a gripping story, interesting twist of plot, strong casts, nice action sequences, and powerful ending.

Some weaknesses and plot holes can be tolerate, including some low cost special effects and camera manipulations.

But apart from that, the whole combinations succeed on giving full entertainment and just a simple moment for you to think of all the possibillites in this world.

If you have interest in asian movie, try this one. i strongly recommended this one for story telling and action-drama presentation.

Nice evening movie...


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