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Midnight FM (2010)

Simya-ui FM (original title)
Sun-young, a popular radio host, decides to quit her job to take care of her ill-daughter. But, the last day of her job turns nightmarish when a murderer takes her family hostage.

Director:

Sang Man Kim

Writers:

Sang Man Kim, Hwi Kim
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Cast

Credited cast:
Soo Ae ... Seon-yeong Go
Yoo Ji-Tae ... Dong-soo Han
Joon-Ha Lee Joon-Ha Lee ... Eun-Soo Go
Dong-seok Ma ... Deok-tae Son
Song-hyeon Choi Song-hyeon Choi ... Kyeong-yang Park
Da-eun Sin Da-eun Sin ... Ah-yeong Go
Man-sik Jeong Man-sik Jeong ... Jeong-moon Oh - Producer
Min Kyu Kim Min Kyu Kim ... Woo-han Yang
Seok-hyeon Jo Seok-hyeon Jo ... Detective Jo
Ji-Hyun Nam Ji-Hyun Nam ... Self
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Hee-Won Choi Hee-Won Choi ... Hyun-Ji Go
Tae-goo Eom Tae-goo Eom ... Detective Uhm
Hyuna Hyuna ... Sa-yoon
Shin-Young Kim Shin-Young Kim ... next studio DJ
Yun-tae Kim Yun-tae Kim ... First police visitor
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Storyline

Popular TV anchorwoman and late night radio host Sun-Young (Soo-Ae) prepares to work her final radio program. After this program she will prepare to take her ill daughter to America the following morning. During the radio show Ko Sun-Young receives a startling text message. At Ko Sun-Young's apartment, her ill daughter is being watched by Sun-Young's sister Ah-Young (Shin Da-Eun). Then, a man named Dong-Su (Yoo Ji-Tae) breaks into the apartment with a large wrench. He knocks Ah-Young unconscious, but is unable to locate Sun-Young's daughter - who is hiding in a closet. Dong-Su then sends the text message to Sun-Young instructing her to follow his directions and not to tell anyone. Written by luraz isketambola

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Plot Keywords:

radio | See All (1) »

Taglines:

Run the show exactly as I say...

Genres:

Action | Crime | Thriller

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Connections

References Good Morning, Vietnam (1987) See more »

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Quality edge of your seat thriller..
6 February 2015 | by pasang-sharmaSee all my reviews

I am a huge fan of the thriller genre, so it goes without saying am overly particular and highly critical about reviewing and voting for these films.It takes quite a lot to impress me to say the least.

Now lets see, first, for people who say this movie is mediocre, did you once take your eye balls away from the screen,even when you knew who the culprit was already.Yea that's what i thought.I don't know what you people look for when you go to watch a film. You cant expect all the films to be an old boy or a memories of murder otherwise their would not have have been an old boy now,Would There!!!

To give away the whodunnit factor in the beginning itself, which could have been a disaster and still make the movie as thrilling and interesting as it were just speaks volumes of this film.

7/10 A must watch if you are a thriller enthusiast like me.


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Country:

South Korea

Language:

Korean

Release Date:

14 October 2010 (South Korea) See more »

Also Known As:

Midnight FM See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

KRW7,000,000,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$8,171,078
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Company Credits

Production Co:

Weekend Cinema, Hong Film See more »
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Runtime:

| (original)

Color:

Color
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