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Gonggongui jeog (2002)

A detective plays cat-and-mouse with a banker who brutally murdered his own parents.

Director:

Woo-Suk Kang

Writer:

Hyeon-jeong Kim (screenplay)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Kyung-gu Sol ... Cheol-jung, Kang
Sung-Jae Lee Sung-Jae Lee ... Kyu-hwan, Jo
Shin-il Kang Shin-il Kang ... Chief Investigator Eom
Jeong-hak Kim Jeong-hak Kim ... Detective Kim
Yong-gu Do Yong-gu Do ... Detective Nam
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Matthew Crawford Matthew Crawford ... Policeman / Gangster 1 (voice)
Ju-bong Gi Ju-bong Gi
Soon-chang Hong Soon-chang Hong
Kan-hie Lee Kan-hie Lee
Brandon Scott Peters Brandon Scott Peters ... Detective Kim (voice)
Tae-hwa Seo Tae-hwa Seo
Ji-ru Sung Ji-ru Sung
Woong-jae Won Woong-jae Won
Eun-yong Yang Eun-yong Yang
Hae-jin Yoo
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Storyline

Ruthless cop Chul-joong and a merciless killer in raincoat run into each other in a small alleyway and form a fatal bond. A free-for-all fight occurs by coincidence on a rainy street. A week later, the dead bodies of an old couple are discovered with multiple stab wounds. Chul-joong suddenly recalls the night he met the man in the raincoat. Chul-joong meets the old couple's son CHO Gyoo-hwan. He has an intuition that CHO is the murder but has no clue. In the meantime, another murder takes place in the same fashion. The showdown between a dirty cop and a killer unfolds, as things get more personal. Written by Anonymous

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Official Sites:

00enemy.com (Korean)

Country:

South Korea

Language:

Korean

Release Date:

25 January 2002 (South Korea) See more »

Also Known As:

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

'Woo-Suk Kang' (0437652) and 'Kyung-gu Sol' (0812555)'s first collaboration. See more »

Quotes

Traffic Police Chief: Now what time it is? Don't you know there's three shifts? You realize if you're late, the next person waits? You've been a cop for ten years, but you don't know the basics. You! Know how many traffic lights or control boxes are in your area?
Cheol-jung, Kang: [Trying to sleep on the couch] Fuck, it's so noisy.
Traffic Police Chief: What? You don't know? Think that makes sense? Hey. Wake up!
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Connections

Followed by Kang Chul-jung: Gonggongui jeog 1-1 (2008) See more »

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One hell of a Korean masterpiece
15 July 2005 | by bohan27See all my reviews

OK for a starters my girlfriend hates subtitled films. One week i spent my paycheck buying all the tartan extreme collection. The best decision i have ever made. talk about value for money. From versus, to the bride with white hair, to the ramones and public enemy. The film has everything black hunour, comic scenes, a psycho killer, and one of the most unusual cops since briggs in lethal weapon, a pure loner who develops a conscience while the movie progresses. The movie trailer really made me want to watch this. As i said my girlfriend hates subtitles film but she loved this a must for all thriller and black humour fans. A little long at two hours but highly enjoyable.


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