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Psychokinesis (2018)

Yeom-lyeok (original title)
Not Rated | | Action, Comedy, Fantasy | 25 April 2018 (USA)
After drinking water from a mountain spring, a bank security guard gains telekinetic superpowers, which he must use to save his estranged daughter from an evil construction company, as a superhero.

Director:

Sang-ho Yeon

Writer:

Sang-ho Yeon
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Cast

Credited cast:
Seung-ryong Ryu ... Seok-heon
Eun-kyung Shim ... Roo-mi
Jung-min Park ... Kim Jeong-hyeon
Yu-mi Jung ... Hong Sang-moo
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Yeong-gi Jeong Yeong-gi Jeong
Do-yoon Kim
Min-jae Kim ... Min
Yeong-Seon Kim Yeong-Seon Kim ... Roo-mi's mom
Hang-ho Tae Hang-ho Tae
Soo-jung Ye Soo-jung Ye ... Mr. Jeong's sister
Hwang Yeon-hee Hwang Yeon-hee
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Storyline

Seok-heon, a bank security guard, gains superpowers one day after drinking water from a mountain spring affected by a meteor. He then sets out to protect his estranged daughter Roo-mi and her neighborhood from a construction company controlled by the mafia, using his recently-arrived superpower: the power of psychokinesis, and in the process becomes a superhero. Written by Prashast Singh

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

From the Director of TRAIN TO BUSAN

Genres:

Action | Comedy | Fantasy

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Details

Country:

South Korea

Language:

Korean

Release Date:

25 April 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Psychokinesis See more »

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Box Office

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$6,981,970
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Ran for 10 weeks at the South Korean Box Office. See more »

Quotes

Roo-mi: I'm sorry. But, don't act like you're my dad now after being absent for years. It's disgusting.
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Crazy Credits

The title card is also shown at the end of the rolling title credits. See more »

Alternate Versions

Apart from 2D, the film was also released in ScreenX format. See more »

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Sweet and fun
2 July 2019 | by phillip-henrySee all my reviews

If you've got some time to kill them this is a nice movie to watch, it's well made and good fun, it's typical fayre with good versus bad, the little guy being pushed around by the big corporation and corrupt cops but I enjoyed it o


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