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Kim Bok-nam salinsageonui jeonmal (2010)

A woman subject to mental, physical, and sexual abuse on a remote island seeks a way out.

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Credited cast:
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Kim Bok-nam
Seong-won Ji ...
Hae-won
Min-ho Hwang ...
Dodger
Min Je
Ji-eun Lee ...
Kim Yeon-hee
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Man-jong
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jang-hun Ahn ...
Mr. Jang
Su-yeon Ahn ...
Restaurant Waitress
Seong-woo Bae ...
Cheol-jong
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Dong-ho's granny
Shi-hyeon Chae ...
Mi-ran
Yeong-min Chun ...
Young Hae-won
Dong-hak Han ...
Superintendent
Hae-ji Hang ...
Old Villager's Daughter
Jae-seong Hong ...
Police Officer Jang
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Hae-won is a beautiful single woman in her thirties who works at a bank in the Seoul city. She leads a busy life until she becomes a witness to an attempted murder case, and at the same time, things get complicated at work. When things get out of hand she is forced to take a vacation so she heads for 'Moodo', a small undeveloped island, where she had once visited to see her grandparents. And where she had befriended a girl named Bok-nam who stills writes to Hae-won asking her to visit despite the fact that Hae-won never bothered to reply. Upon arriving at the island, Hae-won is shocked to see everyone treating Bok-nam like a slave. As practically the only young woman on the island, she is a plaything for all the men and a free laborer for the women. Sick of all the inhumane treatment, Bok-nam had tried to escape the island several times in the past but had failed each time. She begs Hae-won to help her escape the place, but Hae-won remains indifferent not wanting to be involved in ... Written by Fine Cut

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Nothing is more deadly than a woman seeking revenge.


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Island of human brutes.
11 February 2011 | by (Chyby, Poland) – See all my reviews

"Bedevilled" is the tale of two women.Hae-won is depressed by her empty corporate financial job.Close to an emotional break-down she decides to visit her childhood friend Bok-nam who is living on the tiny islet of Mundo.Bok-nam is often abused by her violent husband and his retarded brother.Finally this horribly victimised human being decides to retaliate against her tormentors."Bedevilled" is slow-moving and depressing drama that suddenly turns into bloody revenge movie.The cast is strong,especially Seo Young-hee gives a truly memorable performance as bullied Bok-nam.Consumed by growing anger she becomes a beast.The script is horrific with several scenes of sexual and verbal abuse and plenty of bloody violence.Very brutal pay-off has to be seen to be believed.Check out this savagely beautiful drama.8 islets out of 10.


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