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Righteous Ties (2006)

Geo-rook-han-ge-bo (original title)
An eccentric but faithful mafia, Chi-sung is sent to prison for his part in a gang fight. But when his parents are attacked by a rival mob and his own people take no action, he realizes ... See full summary »

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An eccentric but faithful mafia, Chi-sung is sent to prison for his part in a gang fight. But when his parents are attacked by a rival mob and his own people take no action, he realizes that a decade of loyalty towards the gang has become futile. Determined to confront his own boss, he finds a way to escape from prison with his fellow inmates. Meanwhile, his friend Joo-joong is given the task to stop Chi-sung, forcing him to choose between the bond of friendship and loyalty towards the gang. Written by Anonymous

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Competition for Tae Guk Gi
12 February 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Excellent movie, loved every bit of it. Great fight scenes, love the usage of comic relief, and it still keeps it's seriousness. All around a superb movie that I can watch over and over and over. Some parts are a little confusing at times, however it picks back up and you get a good understanding of what's going on, it does have an interesting but sad ending, had a friend watch it with me and she spoke no Korean at all, and without subtitles she still understood it, though the DVD does have the option for English Subtitles. This movie is one of the better Korean films I've watched and that's saying a lot if you've seen Tae Guk Gi:Brotherhood of War. before.... Really glad my GF sent it back from Korea.


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