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The Accidental Detective (2015)

Tam jeong deo bigining (original title)
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A true-crime enthusiast and a washed up cop facing demotion launch a joint murder investigation to help a mutual friend who is wrongfully charged with murder.

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Jeong-hoon Kim

Writer:

Jeong-hoon Kim
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Cast

Credited cast:
Sang-Woo Kwon ... Kang Dae-man
Dong-il Sung ... Noh Tae-soo
Yeong-hie Seo ... Mi-ok
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Dae-han Ji Dae-han Ji ... Jang-Ho
Bok-rae Jo Bok-rae Jo ... Lee Yoo-No
Park Jun-Myun Park Jun-Myun ... Bakery shop woman
Il-hwa Lee Il-hwa Lee ... Detective No's wife
Seung-Joon Lee Seung-Joon Lee ... Yong-Gyu (as Seung-joon Lee)
Moo-Je Min Moo-Je Min ... Sun-Hye's husband
Jeong-se Oh Jeong-se Oh ... Hospital patient
Hae-Joon Park ... Joon-Soo
Min-chae Yoo Min-chae Yoo ... Hot Barista
Kyung-ho Yoon Kyung-ho Yoon ... Det. Ma
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Storyline

Dae-man is a crime enthusiast who runs a power blog about the country's biggest cold cases. He aspired to be a homicide detective but after years of failed attempts, he now runs a comic store. He walks on eggshells around his wife for failing to provide for the family. But he cannot help himself making daily trips to the police station. One day, his best friend and detective, Jun-su, is charged with the murder. Dae-man sets out to investigate to prove his friend's innocence. Only the washed up Detective Noh offers to help his colleague in trouble. A cold case specialist blogger's theory coupled with field experience of a seasoned detective and the two launch a joint investigation into their friend's alleged murder. Written by CJ Entertainment

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Official Sites:

Official site [Japan]

Country:

South Korea

Language:

Korean

Release Date:

24 September 2015 (South Korea) See more »

Also Known As:

Tam jeong: Deo bigining See more »

Filming Locations:

Seoul, South Korea

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KRW 0 (estimated)
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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10 June 2018 | by yankeedooSee all my reviews

Saw now few times funny funny with action what more can u ask for when ur down in the dumps No 2 can't wait to watch. Either prob few mths b4 that thou


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