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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.

Director:

Ui-Seok Kim (as Ui-seok Kim)

Writer:

Min-seok Jang
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Cast

Credited cast:
Min-su Choi ... Choi, Ji-hwan
Jae-Hyun Cho ... Yun, Gyu-yeob (as Jae-hyeon Jo)
Bo-kyeong Kim Bo-kyeong Kim ... Shi-yeong
Jong-su Lee Jong-su Lee ... Jae-deok
Yeon-su Yu Yeon-su Yu
Ju-bong Gi Ju-bong Gi
Seon-hwan Jeong Seon-hwan Jeong
Sang-geon Jo Sang-geon Jo
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Se-dong Kim Se-dong Kim
Hae-hyo Kwon Hae-hyo Kwon
Mu-hyeon Lee Mu-hyeon Lee
Tae-hee Won 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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Country:

South Korea

Language:

Korean

Release Date:

16 July 2003 (South Korea) See more »

Also Known As:

Sword in the Moon See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(Fantasy Fim Fest)

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Two close friends, medieval Korean swordsmen, face each other
10 August 2003 | by emvanbeekSee 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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