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The Attorney (2013)

Byeon-ho-in (original title)
Not Rated | | Drama | 18 December 2013 (South Korea)
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An ambitious tax attorney decides to represent an old friend in court.

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Woo-seok Yang
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Cast

Credited cast:
Kwang Soo Cha ... Park Byung-ho
Seon-Mook Cho Seon-Mook Cho
Ki-Jung Han Ki-Jung Han ... Lee Hong-ki
Sung-ho Hong ... Attorney (as Sung Ho Hong)
Si-wan Im ... Jin-woo (as Si-wan Yim)
Kwang-Jin Jeon Kwang-Jin Jeon ... Court guard #1
Min-Ki Jo ... Prosecutor Kang Young-cheol (as Min-gi Jo)
Won-joong Jung Won-joong Jung ... Attorney Kim Sang-pil
Yeong-ae Kim ... Choi Soon-ae
Do-won Kwak ... Cha Dong-yeong
Jeong-eun Lee ... Apartment owner (as Jung Eun Lee)
Sung-min Lee ... Lee Yoon-taek
Dal-su Oh ... Park Dong-ho
Kang-ho Song ... Song Woo-seok
Young-chang Song ... Judge
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Storyline

A snobbish tax lawyer Song Woo-Seok becomes an attorney of his old friend Jinwoo after seeing him being arrested by military regime. The trial becomes a turning point of Song's life and he decides to devote himself in democratization movement.

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Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »

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Country:

South Korea

Language:

Korean

Release Date:

18 December 2013 (South Korea) See more »

Also Known As:

The Attorney See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$5,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$216,035, 7 February 2014, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$557,236

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$78,547,586
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WithUs Films See more »
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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

The film is based on the true life story of Roh Moo-Hyun, ex-president of South Korea, who was well known for his human rights activist career as attorney. See more »

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what does the FREEDOM means
18 February 2019 | by yoggworkSee all my reviews

In the languages of some tribes in Africa, there is no word "freedom" at all. They do not know what it means. People always say that the more a person lacks something, the more he publicizes it, so he has toilet paper such as representative, development concept and values. When the country around us reflects on the past, we are still drunk with money.


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