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Kick the Moon (2001)
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Ten years ago, Gi Dong, Choi, the head of the school gang and Yeong Joon, Park, the shy but smart student set out for school excursion to Gyeongju. They experience an unforgettable moment on that night. That change their life at all.

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Park Young-jun
Seung-won Cha ...
Choi Ki-woong
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Jong-su Lee ...
Min, Jin-seob
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Tae-seong Jang
Dong-wook Kim
Seong-jun Kim
Yeong-jun Kim
Yoon-Seong Kim
Han-garl Lee ...
Hyeok-su
Won-jong Lee
Ji-ru Sung
Hae-jin Yoo
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Gi Dong and Yeong Joon run into each other in Gyeongju accidentally ten years after that night. The head of the school gang has become a passionate teacher of physical education and the shy nerd has become an elite gangster. The two shake their hands together but the memory of that night reminds them of the time they have gone through.Later, both fall in love with Joo Ran, the sister of Gi Dong's troublesome student Joo Seop at the same time. Her brother, Joo Seop wants to be a gangster like Yeong Joon. Who will get the heart of Joo Ran? Written by luraz isketambola

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Could have been great but couldn't stick the landing
2 May 2002 | by (NYC) – See all my reviews

This movie has a lot of great stuff to recommend it. It's very funny, and the little world it creates is fascinating and a lot of fun. All the main characters and the supporting part are interesting, and the actors (and actress) involved turn in great performances. Up until the end I was ready to call it a masterpiece. Sadly, the director just couldn't pull it all together in the end, and the tightly woven plot just seems to fall apart. Definitely a more mature piece than Attack the Gas Station, with potential to surpass it, but ATGS hangs together better and never loses its high. Worth seeing though, and I look forward to anything this director wants to try. The guy is a real talent. Special tip of the hat to Sung-jae Lee, that guy is awesome.


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