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Aknyeo (2017)

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A female assassin leaves a trail of bodies behind her as she seeks revenge.

Director:

Byung-gil Jung
5 wins & 9 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Ok-bin Kim ... Sook-hee
Ha-kyun Shin ... Joong-sang
Jun Sung ... Hyun-soo
Seo-hyeong Kim ... Chief Kwon
Eun-ji Jo Eun-ji Jo ... Kim Seon
Ye-Ji Min Ye-Ji Min ... Sook-hee (young)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Hae-Kyun Jung Hae-Kyun Jung ... Jang-Chun
Yun-Woo Kim Yun-Woo Kim ... Eun-Hye
Seung-Joo Lee Seung-Joo Lee ... Choon-Mo
Cheol-min Park ... Sook-Hee's father
Min-Ji Son Min-Ji Son ... Min-Joo
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Storyline

Sook-hee is a trained assassin who was born to kill. She was just a little girl when the training started in Yanbian, China. After the death of her mentor, when the chance of starting a new life was given to her, she came to South Korea as a government agent. They promised her that she will be free after ten years of service. So she begins her new life as a theatre actress. But soon two men Joong-sang and Hyun-soo appear in her new life. And she started to find deep dark secrets about her past. Eventually she take matters into her own hands. Written by Niaz Islam Arif

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

An Endless Vengeance Begins.

Genres:

Action | Drama

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Country:

South Korea

Language:

Korean

Release Date:

8 June 2017 (South Korea) See more »

Also Known As:

La villana See more »

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Box Office

Gross USA:

$27,741, 26 October 2017
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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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Trivia

Received a four minute standing ovation at Cannes Film Festival. See more »

Goofs

The couple - of modest means - are in a restaurant drinking a bottle of Châteaux Margaux. See more »

Quotes

Sook-hee: Are you threatening me?
Chief Kwon: No. I'm advising you.
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Salut D'Amour
By Edward Elgar
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Pleasant surprise! Just amazing!
6 April 2018 | by ismaeldabo79See all my reviews

A must see, if you are a fan of the Raid 1 & 2. The action scenes and the plot are well executed. The camera angles (at times a bit shaky hence why the score of 9 instead of 10) are varied with a lot of perspectives to have the audience glued to the gruesome kills and excellent martial art choregraphies. The story is deep with different layers upon layers following the lead character in her quest for revenge, freedom, love, and BLOOD. Such a pleasant surprise, delightful with refreshing twists and turns. As my title indicates, it's a 'Must see' movie if you like violence, mid-gore and over the top action sequences. Simply brilliant.


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