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14 November 2002 (South Korea) See more »
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He's the only son of a mother who runs a hair salon while also being the "best fighter" of Moonduk High School... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Cast

  (in credits order)

Seung-beom Ryu ... Jung-pil

Hyo-jin Kong ... Na-young
Eun-kyeong Lim ... Min-hee
Ji-hye Shin ... Seon-ju
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Hyung-Joon Ahn ... Dangoon Gang
Kil-Kang Ahn ... Taekwondo Master
Chris Ayres ... Student Warning / Student Bow B / Judo Dude C / Student Chief B (voice: English version) (as Christopher Ayres)
Greg Ayres ... Student Aqua Shirt / Skate Wimp A / Student Gamer A / Student Window Fight (voice: English version)
Rebecca Ayres ... Small Kid / Kid B (voice: English version)
Clint Bickham ... Student Black Glasses / Student Gamer B / Student Black Shirt (voice: English version)
Tae-gyu Bong ... Soo-dong

David Born ... Porn Dealer (voice: English version)
April Brem ... Lady Pig Tales / Gangsta Bitch Brawlers B (voice: English version)
Kevin Brown ... Young-mahn (voice: English version)

Shelley Calene-Black ... Joong-pil's Mother (voice: English version)
Young-im Cho ... Princess Gang
Woo-hyeok Choi ... Young-mahn
Luci Christian ... Band Nerdette / Min-hee Friend A / Lady Aqua Shirt / Dancer Unlucky / Gangsta Bitch Brawlers C (voice: English version)

Kaytha Coker ... Na-young (voice: English version)
Adam Conlon ... Student Client A / Student Pink Comb / Student Gangbang (voice: English version)
Kevin Corn ... Big Kid x2 (voice: English version)
Matthew Crawford ... Additional Voices (voice: English version) (as Matt Crawford)

Jason Douglas ... Daemyung Master / Student Complexion (voice: English version)
Tommy Drake ... Soo-dong (voice: English version)
Cynthia Ann Feaster ... Gangsta Bitch Skinny (voice: English version) (as Cynthia Feaster)
Alice Fluker ... Club Street Chick / Salon Customer (voice: English version)
Bo-ra Geum ... Joong-pil's Mom
Patrick Givens ... Music Teacher / Youong-mahn's Dad / Additional Voices (voice: English version)
Joey Goubeaud ... Additional Voices (voice: English version)
Jacob A. Gragard ... Student Chief A / Mr. Red Shirt / Student Gamble A / Student Yessir / Additional Voices (voice: English version)
Illich Guardiola ... Rumor Mill #2 (voice: English version)
Jung-hwa Ha ... Wild Rose Gang
Quentin Haag ... Daemyung Bully / Big Brother Intercom / Judo Dude B / Valedictorian / P.E. Boy A (voice: English version)
Richard Hasenmyer ... Student Richard (voice: English version)
Steven Hasenmyer ... Student Gray Shirt (voice: English version)
Adrian Heredia ... Judo Dude D / Skate Wimp B / Student Gamble B (voice: English version)
Jay Hickman ... Rumour Mill #4 (voice: English version)
Braden Hunt ... Student Thin Rims (voice: English version)
Jeon Hyun-Sook ... Princess Gang
Mi-Yeon Im ... Wild Rose Gang
Kim Jae-Hong ... Video Tape Seller
Kyle Jones ... Hazing Victim / Bouncer / P.E. Boy B / Student Shoe Shiffer / Student Panzy B / Additional Voices (voice: English version) (as K.C. Jones)
Joo-ran Jung ... Princess Gang
Afshar Kharat ... Student Info / Additional Voices (voice: English version)
Min-joo Kil ... Wild Rose Gang
Hee-jung Kim ... Nurse Teacher
Hie-jeong Kim
Jeong-gook Kim ... Dangoon Gang
Ji-hye Kim ... Wild Rose Gang
Jong-un Kim ... Sesaem 1
Joon-Hong Kim ... Pimple
Kwang-il Kim ... Sang-mahn
Mark Laskowski ... Pimples / Student Bump Info / P.E. Boy Balls / Student Panzy A (voice: English version) (as Mark X. Laskowski)
Chang-Hwan Lee ... Iron Mask
Chul-ho Lee ... Guitar School Owner
Dong-ha Lee ... Book Seller
Dong-Hyup Lee ... Dogmeat
Joo-Seng Lee ... Supermarket Owner
Min-ho Lee ... Sesaem 3
Min-joo Lee ... Wild Rose Gang
Tae-il Lee ... Boy 1
Paul Locklear ... Rumour Mill #3 (voice: English version)
Kira Maltezos ... Min-hee (voice: English version) (as Kira Vincent-Davis)
George Manley ... Iron Mask (voice: English version)

Andy McAvin ... Dog Meat (voice: English version)

Jim McClellan ... P.E. Teacher / Judo Dude A (voice: English version)
Andrew Menzel ... Student Client B / Roller Dweeb / Student Plaid Shirt / Student Bowl Cut (voice: English version)
Jason Miesse ... Dan Goon C (voice: English version)

Vic Mignogna ... Dan Goon Leader / Student Bow A / Adult Passerby (voice: English version)
Mateo Mpinduzi-Mott ... Kid A (voice: English version)
Amanda Nanawa ... Min-hee Look-alike / Gangsta Bitch Brawlers A (voice: English version)
Chris Nelson ... Guitar Store Owner (voice: English version)
Nancy Novotny ... Gangsta Bitch Chin (voice: English version)
Neil O'Sullivan ... Cotton Candy Man / Teacher (voice: English version)
Paul Oddo ... Seung-mahn (voice: English version)
Eric Opella ... Dan Goon B (voice: English version)
Mariela Ortiz ... Gangsta Bitch Alarm / Min-hee Friend B (voice: English version)
Hyo-ju Park
Il-hwa Park ... Wild Rose Gang
Ji-Hyun Park ... Wild Rose Gang
Seong-bin Park ... Taekwondo Chief
Chris Patton ... Rumor Mill #1 (voice: English version)

Lidia Porto ... Flower Lady / Salon Giggler A (voice: English version)
Todd Postlethwaite ... DJ Jazzy Awesome (voice: English version) (as Todd Waite)
Chris Pruell ... Market Owner / Concert Intercom (voice: English version)

Monica Rial ... Gangsta Bitch Horny (voice: English version)
Santry Rush ... Dan Goon D (voice: English version)
Seung-su Ryu ... Judo Chief
Myung-Seok Seo ... Dangoon Gang
Wade Shemwell ... Additional Voices (voice: English version)
Stacy Slanina ... Min-hee Look-alike Friend / Dancer Disser / Gangsta Bitch Brawlers E / Additional Voices (voice: English version)
Jeon So-hee ... Snack Corner Girl
Jenny Strader ... Sun-joo / Lady Dodge Ball / Lady Pink Belt / Salon Giggler B / Gangsta Bitch Brawlers D (voice: English version) (as Jenni Strader)
John Swasey ... Joong-pil (voice: English version)

Serena Varghese ... Gangsta Bitch Mullet (voice: English version)
Anita Vasquez ... Gangsta Bitch Bandana (voice: English version)
Carl Wormley ... Student Tall / Additional Voices (voice: English version)
Ik-Joon Yang ... Sesaem 2
Chul-ho Yeom ... Inha High's Big Foot
Sang-Yoon Yeon ... Freckles
Jung-min Yoo ... Princess Gang
Seung-Hoon Yoon ... Dangoon Gang
Sun-ah Yoon ... Min-hee's Friend

Directed by
Geun-shik Jo 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Geun-shik Jo 
Hae-jun Lee 
Hae-yeong Lee 

Produced by
John Ledford .... executive producer (english version)
Moo-seung Park .... producer
Mark Williams .... executive producer (english version)
 
Original Music by
Ha-neul Lee 
 
Cinematography by
Yong-kyou Cho 
 
Film Editing by
Jae-beom Kim 
Sang-beom Kim 
 
Sound Department
Matthew Crawford .... adr engineer
Matthew Crawford .... sound effects editor
Jacob A. Gragard .... adr recordist
Chang-seop Kim .... sound designer
Suk-won Kim .... supervising sound editor
Ju-kang Park .... sound effects editor
 

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Pumhaeng zero" - South Korea (original title)
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MPAA:
Rated R for language, some sexual content and violence
Runtime:
South Korea:99 min
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OK guys, this is what the movie's about-, 13 July 2010
Author: wax_noodles from United States

It's hard to see how well made this movie is if you didn't grow up in Korea. The movies doesn't provoke much thought but the director obviously put so much thought into the details of the movie.

To understand the movie, here are a few basic facts: 1. This movie isn't set in 21st century. It takes place in 1983, when Korean students were free to where ordinary clothes to school as opposed to uniforms. Therefore, the characters will be more "old-minded" and more conservative than present day Koreans. 2. Korea is an extremely hierarchical society. This was much worse during the 80s than it is now. 3. Back then, students weren't respected much as individuals(they still aren't, but it's getting a bit better). There were two extremes, the "model students" and the "faulty students,"(direct translations) and everyone else was just somewhere in between.

The hierarchy of high school students goes Kids with rich parents(because the parents can give money under the table to teachers or can pay for gangsters to protect their children)>the good fighters>everyone else, including the model students

The main fight in the movie is about the place of the "King" of the high school. The King is basically the school prom king+the bully of the school. The power of the King stronger was stronger back then because most of the schools were divided in boys and girls schools and the hierarchies were more intense.

A few comic factors in the movie have to do with the fact that Koreans like to ignore the truth and make themselves(and the stories they tell) seem bigger than the truth. That's why the stories the boys tell each other about the fights are so comically exaggerated. In real life, the exaggerations wouldn't be near as great, so it's pretty sarcastic for the director to express it that way.

The movie's also funny in the fact that the Kings are usually very (overly) serious about the power they hold. Basically, actual kings in real life/Joongpil equals beer-bellied middle-aged men who still think they're hot and hold a lot of authority over other people/Homer Simpson of The Simpsons.

I don't know how the Eng subs are because I watched it without any, but I can assure you that the subs can't capture what the Korean in this movie feels like. It's hard to translate this movie because most of the language that gives this movie it's spunk is slang used by high schoolers.

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