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Pyojeok (2014)

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An ER doctor teams up with an assassination target to rescue his wife, held hostage by corrupt criminals and, in the process, uncovers a conspiracy.

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Cast overview:
... Yeo-hoon (as Ryu Seung-Ryong)
... Chief Detective Song
... Tae-joon
... Young-joo (as Seong-ryeong Kim)
... Hee-joo (as Yeo-Jeong Jo)
Eun-ji Jo ... Soo-jin
Jin Guo ... Sung-hoon
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When an ER doctor saves a murder suspect from an assassination attempt, and the doctor's pregnant wife is immediately kidnapped, it becomes clear that there is a larger conspiracy at play. Now the unlikely duo must team up to uncover the longstanding corruption that plagues the police department and rescue the doctor's wife. Written by Grindstone Entertainment Group, LLC.

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Rated R for bloody violence, and language | See all certifications »
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Jai-hong Juhn was originally set to direct but dropped out due to creative differences and replaced by Hong-Seung Yoon. See more »

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Remake of Point Blank (2010) See more »

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'The Target s ' an enjoyable flick...until the end
10 March 2015 | by See all my reviews

If you are a fan of action thriller movies , then you will most likely enjoy this one.The film benefits from a hard, gritty edge, with lots of brutal violence, fist fights, shoot outs, stabbings all of which pack a considerable punch thanks to some excellent choreography and stunts.

Due to the action overload, there's sadly not room for much else, and the film doesn't do quite so well in other areas.The plotting might be somewhat silly, and pretty much falls apart as soon as you think about it, but it knows how to keep you involved. Despite its flaws,"the target" is still sufficiently engaging to entertain- especially since its pace is brisk and its actors easy on the eye.Its a solid and frequently thrilling cinema which should provide genre fans with sufficient entertainment and excitement..


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