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The Negotiation (2018)

Hyeob-sang (original title)
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An ace crisis negotiator faces off against a cold-blooded hostage taker. Over the course of 21 hours, she attempts to crack his unusually calm demeanor and force him to reveal his motivations.

Director:

Jong-suk Lee (as Jong-Seok Lee)

Writers:

Sung-Hyun Choi, Myeong-chan Park (comic)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Hyun Bin ... Min Tae-gu
Son Ye-jin ... Ha Chae-yun
Lee Joo-Young ... Lee Da-bin
Jang Young-Nam ... Section Chief Han
Sang-ho Kim ... Ahn Hyuk-soo
Mun-shik Lee ... Team Leader Jung
Gwang Jang ... Hwang Soo-suk
Lee Shi-Ah Lee Shi-Ah ... Yoo Yeon-joo
Byung Mo Choi Byung Mo Choi ... Secretary Kong
Seong-Bong Ahn Seong-Bong Ahn ... Parking lot janitor
Soo-Young Park Soo-Young Park ... Section Chief Choi
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An ace crisis negotiator faces off against a cold-blooded hostage taker. Over the course of 21 hours, she attempts to crack his unusually calm demeanor and force him to reveal his motivations.

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hostage | See All (1) »

Taglines:

Hostage crisis at a dead end. One last call to save lives.

Genres:

Action | Crime | Thriller

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »

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Jong-suk Lee's directorial film debut. See more »

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SOme good scenes but improbable stroryline.
21 September 2018 | by mrrcottSee all my reviews

This could have been great if they had maintained the tension. But the problem is there were too many screens and monitors in the way of the action. Anf the movie goes off the rails in the final act.


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Country:

South Korea

Language:

Korean | English

Release Date:

19 September 2018 (South Korea) See more »

Also Known As:

The Negotiation See more »

Filming Locations:

Seoul, South Korea

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$14,273, 23 September 2018

Gross USA:

$110,986

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$15,229,193
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Technical Specs

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(CJ Entertainment) | (Blu-ray)

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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