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Cheongpung myeongwol (2003)

A series of high-ranking officials are being systematically eliminated by a sleek assassin and his female assistant, and arrogant master swordsman General Choi is charged with putting an end to the carnage.

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Credited cast:
... Choi, Ji-hwan
... Yun, Gyu-yeob (as Jae-hyeon Jo)
Bo-kyeong Kim ... Shi-yeong
Jong-su Lee ... Jae-deok
Yeon-su Yu
Ju-bong Gi
Seon-hwan Jeong
Sang-geon Jo
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Se-dong Kim
Hae-hyo Kwon
Mu-hyeon Lee
Tae-hee Won
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A series of high-ranking officials are being systematically eliminated by a sleek assassin and his female assistant, and arrogant master swordsman General Choi is charged with putting an end to the carnage.

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Two close friends, medieval Korean swordsmen, face each other
10 August 2003 | by See all my reviews

Although I saw this movie in Korea, in Korean, and therefore did not understand the language, images sure say more than enough. From what I can make of it, this is the story: Two superb sword fighters become friends in their service as the king's guard. One of them finds himself opposed to the ways of the king and starts assassinating important men. The other has to hunt him down. This movie is visually great. The swordfighting is great. And the movie has a gripping end. I just hope this movie will be marketed for the western cinema goers. And be released on DVD, of course.


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