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Jopog manura (2001)

The story of how Eun-jin (Eun-kyung Shin) became a legend in the South Korean underworld by defeating an army of gangsters.

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Jin-gyu Cho
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Eun-Kyung Shin Eun-Kyung Shin ... Cha Eun-jin
Jae-mo Ahn Jae-mo Ahn ... Bada
In-kwon Kim ... Banse
Se-jin Jang Se-jin Jang ... Baek Sang-eo
Won-cheol Shim Won-cheol Shim ... Ma Jang-ka
Jeong-hun Yeon Jeong-hun Yeon ... Hyo-min
Eun-ju Choi Eun-ju Choi ... Sheri
Gye-nam Myeong Gye-nam Myeong ... Boss
Ji-su Lee Ji-su Lee
Gu-taek Kim Gu-taek Kim ... Eel
Joo-hwan Jeong Joo-hwan Jeong ... Nan-man
Seong-pil Kang Seong-pil Kang ... Lighter
Wang-sun Choi Wang-sun Choi ... Punk
Tae-Gwang Hwang Tae-Gwang Hwang ... Punk (as Tae-gwang Hwang)
In-mun Kim In-mun Kim ... Oden Food Cart Man
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The story of how Eun-jin (Eun-kyung Shin) became a legend in the South Korean underworld by defeating an army of gangsters.

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Official Sites:

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Country:

South Korea

Language:

Korean

Release Date:

28 September 2001 (South Korea) See more »

Also Known As:

My Wife Is a Gangster See more »

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Followed by Jopog manura 2: Dolaon jeonseol (2003) See more »

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Entertaining film, but 20 seconds too long.
12 July 2002 | by goldeneagleUKSee all my reviews

Highly entertaining film, which could have been vastly improved by a simple 20 second cut at the end of the fight sequence where the lady in question takes on the rival gang. I like a bit of ultraviolence as well as the next chap, and the fight sequences in this film are well choreographed and well executed, and sit quite happily in what is essentially a comedy. But really, the final blows in the last set-piece are thoroughly unsporting, not to mention unpleasant, and totally unnecessary from the dramatic point of view: the direct consequence of those few seconds could have been brought about at any stage of the fight. So a 7, rather than an 8 or a 9 because of the nasty taste that is left behind.


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