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Hwayi: A Monster Boy (2013)

Hwayi: Gwimuleul samkin ahyi (original title)
A boy with five fathers who is attached to the criminal underworld. A sinister past is about to be revealed as he is forced to join the killing spree.

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Seok-tae
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Ki-tae
Hyeong-seong Jang ...
Jin-seong
Seong-gyoon Kim ...
Dong-beom
Hae-Joon Park ...
Beom-soo (as Hae-jun Park)
Ji-Eun Lim ...
Yeong-joo
Ji-hyeon Nam ...
Yoo-kyung
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jang In-sub ...
Detective Chang-Ho
Yoon-Seok Jung ...
Hwayi (child)
Woo Jung-Kook ...
Blind Masseur
Young-min Kim ...
Detective Jung-min
Kyeong-yeong Lee ...
Im Hyung-taek
Bok-gi Min ...
Middle Aged Ex-Prosecutor
Seong-kun Mun ...
CEO Jin
Yong-woo Park ...
Detective Chang-ho
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Hwayi is a boy living in a farm village, who was raised by 5 fathers who was famous criminals. One day, the group is commissioned to kill a man named Lim and his wife. While the rest of the group feel something odd about this particular contact, Suk-tae is adamant to carry out this job with Hwayi in tow. During the job Hwayi discovers a photograph of a child in Lim's house. Eventually, Suk-tae hands his gun to Hwayi and he is forced to pull the trigger. He becomes ill after committing his first kill, and realizes that the boy in the photograph looks uncannily familiar. Written by Anonymous

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Joon-Hwan Jang's first feature directorial movie since 2003 film Jigureul Jikyeora. See more »

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13 June 2015 | by (Turkey) – See all my reviews

Well last night I finally watched this movie ..I was so excited for it really . well first of all , I RECOMMEND this movie to everyone who wants to have a thriller filled ,dramatic,emotional movie ..so try this great movie . well in order for me not to spoil the movie for you ..I will just say little !! everything was epic and specially the fight scenes and cars races ..the Directer was a real GENIUS in drawing the best in the actors and specially "Yeo Jin gu" ,despite his young age but he was like possessed by the character to the point that you will not be able to tell if he is acting or he is the real Hwayi ,SERIOUSLY . well for me just few things stood out and remained mysterious even when the movie was finished ..I needed more answers for few things but they never made them clear ,specially some past events , but i think the need of the movie directer or even maybe the writer to show us things more than the others was the reason ! all the 5 "fathers" presented a unique character for each one of them ..with "Kim Yun seok" character I got the most chills cuz he was like super scary .. anyways ! If You are OK with BLOOD in movies ..cuz seriously you will see a great deal of blood and scary scenes but it all worth watching really ..so enjoy ^^


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