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Release Date:
11 October 2012 (South Korea) See more »
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Fight Before Being Fired
Plot:
Hyeong Do, an assassin who look just like a company worker. He wants to stop but things doesn't go easy like he thought. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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The cruel, cruel relationship between employer and employee... See more (11 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)
Ji-seob So ... Ji Hyeong-do
Mi-yeon Lee ... Yu Mi-yeon
Do Won Kwak ... Gwon Jong-tae
Dong-jun Kim ... Ra Hun
Gook-hwan Jeon ... Chairman Jeon
Kyeong-yeong Lee ... Ban Ji-hun
Bo-bae Han ... Ra Bo-seul
Eun-ah Jang ... Assistant Manager Seo Min-hui
Ha-bok Yu ... Director Jin Chae-guk
Jin-woo Park ... Detective Jo Myeong-deok
Seo-won Kim ... Detective Choo Min-woo
Dae-yong Jeong ... Chief
Hee-won Hong ... Assistant Manager Gu
Ju-hye Park ... Assistant Manager Choi
Na-mi Yu ... Miss Ahn
Kyung-yeun Hong ... Manager Yang
Chae-eun Lee ... Manager Park
Jeong-joo Seo ... Section Chief Oh
Jae-yoon Lee ... Sin Ip-nam
Su-ho Ha ... Sales Employee
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Song Eun-ji ... Cafe Musician
Seok-jeong Hwang ... Cafe Owner
In-hwa Jeong ... Gwon Jong-tae's Wife
Jong-yeol Jeong ... Director Jang
Min-Hong Kim ... Cafe Musician
Sang-yoon Lim ... Doctor
Jae-moo Oh ... Young Hyeong-do

Directed by
Sang-yoon Lim 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Sang-yoon Lim 

Produced by
Hyun-ju Oh .... producer
Jeong Yong-Wook .... producer
Jeong-hun You .... executive producer
Jeong-hun You .... producer
 
Original Music by
Mowg 
 
Cinematography by
Hyung-deok Lee 
 
Film Editing by
Na-young Nam 
 
Production Design by
Hyeon-Seok Choi 
 
Costume Design by
Na-hyung Kim 
 
Sound Department
Min-ho Jo .... sound
In-Kyu Lee .... sound
 
Special Effects by
Do-ahn Jung .... special effects
 
Visual Effects by
Dong-su Kim .... visual effects
 
Stunts
Ee-jeong Hong .... stunts
Seung-won Kwak .... stunts
Geum-yong Lee .... stunts
Hak-ryeol Lee .... stunts
Jae-Min Shin .... action coordinator
Chang-soo Sin .... stunts
 

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Also Known As:
"Hoi-sa-won" - South Korea (original title)
"The Killer" - USA (alternative title)
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96 min
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The film is the debut of Lim Sang-Yoon as writer and director.See more »

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3 out of 6 people found the following review useful.
The cruel, cruel relationship between employer and employee..., 24 September 2013
Author: basil-grimes

From the very start to the end this is yet another example of the Korean way of making action movies.

On one hand, a lot of bloodshed and fighting (not to be misunderstood, the action moments are very well chosen) and on the other hand touching moments and a gentle exploration of the characters. For me this is quite an interesting recipe and a breath of fresh air from the clichés of the "classical" action movies.

Enough generalizing. Just thing about it: how would you live, if every morning you would punch your card and than head into an office in which you would get an assassination mission. Business as usual, right ? Well, have you thought about it ? Good. Now let's guess. What would a man with no family and the desire to head another way. A man who had his taste of blood, who satisfied his inner need for violence. Wouldn't he try to make a connection with the real, human world ? Wouldn't he try to befriend someone trustworthy ? Well, if you do want answers to these questions, watch this VERY interesting movie. One more thing. Hope you're not a vegetarian...

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