A shady cop finds himself in over his head when he gets caught between Internal Affairs and the city's corrupt mayor.

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Han Do-Kyung
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Mayor Park Sung-Bae
Ji-hun Ju ...
Moon Sun-Mo
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Kim Cha-In
Man-sik Jeong ...
Do Chang-Hak
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Hae-Gon Kim ...
Tae Byung-Jo
Jong-soo Kim
Won-hae Kim ...
Akeo
Yeon-a Oh ...
Jung Yoon-Hee
Je-mun Yun ...
Hwang In-Ki
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Cha Seung-Min
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Detective Han (JUNG Woo-sung), who for years has been secretly doing dirty work for the corrupt mayor Park Sungbae (HWANG Jung-min), is now pressured by a ruthless prosecutor Kim Cha-in (KWAK Do-won) to cooperate in an investigation against the mayor. Feeling trapped, Han persuades his young partner Sunmo (JU Ji-hoon) to take over his work for the mayor, but things start to get tangled in unpredictable ways. As things are getting worse, only the most evil survives in this dog-eat-dog world. Written by CJ Entertainment

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14 October 2016 (USA)  »

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Asura: The City of Madness  »

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$25,036 (USA) (21 October 2016)

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$174,501 (USA) (28 October 2016)
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Corruption runs deep
23 October 2016 | by (adelaide, australia) – See all my reviews

I love these Japanese ultra violent films. They're great, aren't they, and a lot of blood gets spilt in this involving cop corruption crime. Only it's a lot of what I've seen before, with our lead, a bad cop who's walking a tight rope, gets in over his head, having to deal with Internal Affairs, and a corrupt mayor, where basically we know how his fate will ensue at the end of this two, quarter hour movie. Not only this, his wife is dying too, so we can sees little, the why's of his corrupt actions like beating a witness, lowlife, half to death, after accidentally sending a cop, going off a building when a fence gives way. We could of had better acting too, and script, some subtitles, I couldn't believe I was reading. I wasn't surprised again to see a car chase in this either, though that one in that great action film, The Raid 2, surpasses this, making this seem small fry. The first shot of the film, where the same shots used a couple of times, paints a bleak, barren city, as if it's a slum, even though an attracting shot. The actor, playing the mayor probably gives the only real standout performance. He's one suave son of a bitch. Not without interest, definitely. It just didn't rise to other films, or past what I've just said.


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