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U-neun nam-ja (2014)

Not Rated | | Action, Thriller | 4 June 2014 (South Korea)
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A hit man traumatized from accidentally killing a young girl during a job is given the mission to eliminate her mother, and begins the ultimate fight to save her life.






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Credited cast:
... Gon
... Mo-kyeong
... Chaoz
Hee-won Kim ... Director Byeon
Jun Kim ... John Lee (as Jun Sung Kim)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Edward Bosco ... Hacker (voice)
... CPS Officer
Yo-han Byun ... Song joon-gi (as Yo-han Byeon)
... Rescue Sheriff
... Aponte - The Sheriff
... Gang Member
... Juan
... Mijin (voice) (as Johanna Luis)
... Detective Jang (voice) (as Todd Stone)
... John Lee (voice) (as Christopher Hackney)


Abandoned by his mother shortly after immigrating to America, Gon is raised by the mafia and grows up to become a cold-blooded hit-man. Though usually flawless in taking out his targets, Gon makes a terrible mistake of killing an innocent young girl. A flood of guilt takes over his life and the situation becomes worse when his boss assigns him the job of killing the young girl's mother. Gon's new target, Mogyeong, is a risk manager at an investment firm and has buried herself in work to bury her grief. She is completely unaware of her role at the heart of a dangerous conspiracy. Finally, she meets the man who wants to tell her the truth behind the death of her child. Written by CJ Entertainmnet America

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His first mistake is his last chance for redemption


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Release Date:

4 June 2014 (South Korea)  »

Also Known As:

El redentor  »

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2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?


The tattoo on the left shoulders of Gon and Chaoz is the emblem for the legendary Vietnam War unit MAC-V SOG. Although they were disbanded in 1972, the movie may be implying the backstory between them as being former U.S. Special Ops. And the tattoos were a continuity error. See more »


Gon: If you ever break into my home again, I'll kill you!
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Awesome shot gun sequences. Brutal hand to hand combat. What else an action fan wants
26 March 2017 | by See all my reviews

Saw this recently on a rented DVD. What an amazing action flick man. The plot - After accidentally killing a young girl during a hit, the hit-man is traumatized by the event. Soon, he is assigned by his contractors to then eliminate the young girl's mother, causing further conflict for the damaged hit-man. Expectations were high as this is from the same director, Lee Jeong-beom who gav us The Man from Nowhere. Jang Dong-gun (My Way) gav a stunning performance as the haunted and complex hit-man. His action choreography was awesome. The films many violent action scenes are quite well executed. In short, this is a very stylish, emotional, high octane action flick. The action sticks to blazing shootouts, some slick close-quarter-combat - brutal n engaging, and some knife play. Most of the action is towards the second half of the film. The rooftop shoot-out is one of the best action sequence. The gunshots scenes, especially the shot gun scenes were violent n blazing. (Myself a fan of shot gun action sequences). Fans of Michael Mann n John Woo will love the gun action scenes. Fans of Heat, Miami vice (final shoot-out), The getaway (Steve Mcqueen one), Hard boiled, The killer, Tombstone, etc will definitely enjoy this.

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