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Hindsight -- Doo-heon, once a legendary figure in the world of organized crime, wants to live a quiet and normal life running his own restaurant. Se-bin, hired to keep a close eye on him, approaches him at a cooking class. Doo-heon, hiding his past, and Se-bin, hiding her identity, grow close to each other. Se-bin must kill Doo-heon and Doo-heon wants to trust Se-bin
What is their destiny?


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31 August 2011 (South Korea) See more »
A young assassin is sent to kill and retired mob boss. But things get complicated when she begins to like him. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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  (in credits order)

Kang-ho Song ... Doo-hyeon

Se-Kyung Shin ... Se-bin
Jeong-myeong Cheon ... Ae-kku
Min-jun Kim ... K
Jong-hyeok Lee ... Baek Kyeong-min
Esom ... Eun-jeong

Yeo-jeong Yoon ... Lady Yoon
Kyeong-yeong Lee ... Boss Baek
Roe-ha Kim ... Gi-cheol
Dal-su Oh ... Mister Yook

Directed by
Hyun-seung Lee  (as Hyeon-seung Lee)
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Hyun-seung Lee 

Produced by
Soo-hyun Ahn .... producer
Jill Anoba-Yap .... line producer
Katharine Kim .... executive producer
Hyun-seung Lee .... producer
Sang-moo Lee .... associate producer
Original Music by
So-hyeon Han 
Sung-min Kwon 
Cinematography by
Byung-seo Kim 
Film Editing by
Sang-beom Kim 
Sung-Yup Yoo 
Production Design by
Ha-jun Lee 
Costume Design by
Se-yeon Choi 
Makeup Department
Seo-young Kim .... makeup and hair
Production Management
Jiji Borlasa .... production manager
Earl C. Yap .... assistant production manager
Sound Department
Ye-young Hong .... sound
Ji-young Sung .... sound
Visual Effects by
Jangwhoan Choi .... lead effects artist
Youngho Je .... visual effects producer
Sunny Sung-Yong Park .... visual effects
Camera and Electrical Department
Ruel Dahis Antipuesto .... grip
Jandro Asuncion .... grip
Rafael Becbec .... electrician/grip
Brian Erana .... lighting grip
Kenken Jubela .... first assistant camera
Aldwin Paraiso .... key grip
Randel Rustia .... dolly grip
Kyeong-man Shin .... lighting technician
Charito Tangcay .... videoassist
Other crew
Jin-seung Jang .... investment executive

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Poo-reun so-geum" - South Korea (original title)
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South Korea:122 min
Aspect Ratio:
2.35 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Canada:13+ (Quebec) | France:U (with warning) (DVD rating) | Japan:G | South Korea:15
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12 out of 14 people found the following review useful.
It's a complicated romance, 9 January 2012
Author: KineticSeoul from United States

I had decent expectation for this movie and in the beginning of this movie it fit that expectation. But as the movie progresses it started to become a bit drawn out and the romance element didn't seem all that original. But it's a decent mix of romance between a female assassin and a retired gangster. The build up of the relationship gets a bit complicated and the reason that starts the spark, but it wasn't anything annoying. Kang Ho Song is really likable in this movie as the gangster and he is also badass without acting like those characters that try to act macho all the time. Him being likable was a major part in this movie because he falls for a girl way under his age. Some people might be against this, but his character is likable to the point it's alright and it's almost impossible to hate the his character. Being a gentle badass that is soft but fights back when he has to. Se-Kyeong Shin fit in this movie well as the female assassin but I could think of numerous actresses that could have pulled this role off as well. Overall it's a watchable movie that sort of feels like a drawn out Asian pop music video.


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