A Love to Kill (2005– )
"I jukilnomui sarang" (original title)

TV Series  -   -  Drama | Romance
7.8
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.8/10 from 229 users  
Reviews: 8 user

A young boxer becomes a bodyguard to the actress responsible for his brother's attempted suicide. She falls in love with him, unaware of his true identity or his plans for revenge.

0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

on Amazon Instant Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 329 titles
created 27 Sep 2011
 
list image
a list of 16 titles
created 28 Jun 2012
 
list image
a list of 30 titles
created 17 Oct 2012
 
list image
a list of 43 titles
created 01 Jan 2013
 
list image
a list of 14 titles
created 7 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "A Love to Kill" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: A Love to Kill (2005– )

A Love to Kill (2005– ) on IMDb 7.8/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of A Love to Kill.

Episodes

Seasons


Years



1  
2005  

Videos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Scent of a Woman (TV Series 2011)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

Timid and considerate Yeon Jae finds out that she has only six months to live. She decides to quit her job and works hard to complete each dream in her bucket list.

Stars: Seon-a Kim, Dong-Wook Lee, Ki-joon Uhm
Action | Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A young ninja turns his back on the orphanage that raised him, leading to a confrontation with a fellow ninja from the clan.

Director: James McTeigue
Stars: Rain, Rick Yune, Naomie Harris
My Girlfriend Is a Gumiho (TV Series 2010)
Comedy | Fantasy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Cha Dae-woong (Lee Seung Gi) accidentally releases a troublesome gumiho, a legendary fox with nine tails, sealed inside a painting by Grandma Samshin . Fleeing the scene, Dae-woong suffers ... See full summary »

Stars: Min-a Shin, Seung-gi Lee, Min-woo No
Secret Garden (2010–2011)
Comedy | Drama | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

A rich young CEO falls for a poor stuntwoman despite class differences, cultural traditions and the man's firmly objecting mother.

Stars: Ji-won Ha, Hyun Bin, Sang-Hyun Yoon
City Hunter (TV Series 2011)
Action | Romance | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

Lee Yun-seong was trained by his father's best friend in order to get revenge on the government for killing everyone in his father's unit.

Stars: Min-ho Lee, Min-Young Park, Sang Jung Kim
Master's Sun (TV Series 2013)
Comedy | Fantasy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

Tae Gong Sil (Kong Hyo Jin) always live on fear because she can hear and see ghosts, one day she met Joo Jong Won (So Ji Seob) the CEO and owner of Kingdom mall... See full synopsis »

Stars: Hyo-jin Kong, Ji-seob So, In Guk Seo
Personal Taste (TV Series 2010)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

The surprise hit of 2010, Personal Taste (aka Personal Preference) garnered high ratings and a huge fanbase in a comedy that proves true love is found in the most unlikely places. Quirky ... See full summary »

Stars: Ye-jin Son, Min-ho Lee, Ji-suk Kim
Heirs (TV Series 2013)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Heirs follows a group of privileged, elite high school students as they are groomed to take over their families' business empires.

Stars: Min-ho Lee, Shin-Hye Park, Woo-bin Kim
Drama

A story of adversity in the world of professional dance.

Director: Sheldon Robins
Stars: Paul Giamatti, Rain
Gu Family Book (TV Series 2013)
Action | Comedy | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

A melodrama epic about the great deal of trouble Choi Kang Chi, born as a half-human-half-mythical-creature (or human werefox half-breed), who goes through in order to become human and a ... See full summary »

Stars: Sung Ha Jo, Hye-Young Jung, Hee-won Kim
Arang and the Magistrate (TV Series 2012)
History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

A vindictive spirit of single woman who died under wrongful circumstances and whose soul has been haunted by false accusations about her disappearances in coming to the district magistrate ... See full summary »

Stars: Min-a Shin, Jun-ki Lee, Woo Jin Yeon
Missing You (2012–2013)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Stars: Yoo-chun Park, Eun-hye Yun, Seung Ho Yoo
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...
 Kang Bok-ku (2 episodes, 2005)
Min-a Shin ...
 Cha Eun-suk (2 episodes, 2005)
Sa-rang Kim ...
 Han Da-jung (2 episodes, 2005)
Ki-woo Lee ...
 Kim Joon-sung (2 episodes, 2005)
Hyeon-su Park
(2 episodes, 2005)
Nah Yoon ...
 Mi-suk Park (2 episodes, 2005)
Edit

Storyline

Bokgu, the orphaned son of an abusive mobster, who idolizes the older brother who raised him. Believing that famous actress Cha Eunsuk abandoned his brother and caused the attempted suicide that left his brother hospitalized in a coma, Bokgu plots his revenge, landing a job as Eunsuk's bodyguard in order to try to seduce her, destroy her reputation and her career. Bokgu is bound by both guilt and affection to Han Dajung a childhood friend who pulled him from a fire and saved his life, but was burned and left with permanent scars. He stays with her in a life he despises, as strong-arm man for her loan shark business. As Bokgu exacts his revenge on Eunsuk, he is torn between his growing feelings for her and his sense of obligation to Dajung, between his duty to avenge his brother and the increasing uncertainty that his revenge is justified. His external actions contrast with his inner turmoil and, finally, he is filled with self-loathing at his revenge's successful result. Written by isilvalie

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama | Romance

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

31 October 2005 (South Korea)  »

Also Known As:

A Love to Kill  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(20 episodes)

Color:

See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Had very high hopes and it never disappointed me. Was absolutely blown away
18 January 2007 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I had extremely high hopes for this series as it's Rain's newest work and since I have seen "Full House" and "Sang Doo! Let's Go To School" which I thought were outstanding, I didn't expect anything less - in fact I expected it to be a life changing thing! Haha. I was worried that I was going to be disappointed because I had such high hopes but it amazed me and managed to blow me away.

Using non-verbal communication, you can tell from the cover that it's very serious, Rain's character is going to be very cold, and just from the title you know that the story is going to be exciting and epic.

Even though it's not the first time this kind of story has been done, it still seems so original because it seemed so fresh.

The thing I enjoyed the most was seeing a completely different side of Rain. If you're a Rain fan from such series as "Full House", don't expect to see the sweet and gentle Young-Jae you saw. Rain's character, Bok-Gu, is cold, UNBELIEVABLY smooth and has the attractive 'bad boy' attitude. After watching this, I was convinced that Rain can act any role because he just nailed this character. There is nothing worse than when you're watching a film or series and you don't care about the characters. You won't find that in this – you will genuinely care about the characters, pity them, hate them, understand them, be frustrated with them and fall in love with them.

You also cannot ignore the incredible music used in this. The music alone touched me and broke my heart - it was so effective. A superb soundtrack.

Girls must watch this series for the excitement of the development of the 2 lovers' relationship and see what ending will come out of this completely against fate scenario. And most importantly, in all seriousness, no joke, Rain's handsomeness. The shots used for all the characters were done so unbelievably well – I melted every time Rain came on screen.

Guys – get ready for a new role model. There is also so much action in this – it's more than a drama. Also, follow all the courting steps in this series and you will melt any girl's heart you desire.

All the cast's acting skills were generally extremely good but hands down to Rain who once again holds nothing back and always gives it his all.

The ending is beautiful and at first you may find it very unsatisfying because you needed more closure but I was thinking about this series for days (along with tears – yes it was also very sad, heartbreaking and really touching) after I finished watching it and I found that I loved it more and more. It turns out to be such a brilliant story and it's a must see. Definitely another brilliant piece with Rain.


16 of 16 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
the ending??? heaven_sent_from_above
Amazing! aura772
Any other drama this good/funny? vampiroconti
Discuss A Love to Kill (2005) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?