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Believer (2018)

Dokjeon (original title)
Not Rated | | Action, Crime, Thriller | 8 June 2018 (USA)
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A police detective determined to catch the unseen boss of Asia's biggest drug cartel joins hands with a revenge-thirsty member of the gang.

Director:

Hae-Young Lee (as Hae-young Lee)

Writer:

Jung Seo-Kyoung
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Credited cast:
Jin-woong Cho ... Won Ho (as Jin-woong Jo)
Hae-Joon Park ... Park Seon Chang
Jun-Yeol Ryu ... Seo Young Rak (as Jun-yeol Ryu)
Joo-Young Lee Joo-Young Lee ... Joo Young (Deaf Twin)
Seung-Won Cha ... Brian
Sung-Ryung Kim ... Oh Yeon Ok (as Sung-ryung Kim)
Ju-hyuk Kim ... Jin Ha Rim
Ga-ram Jung ... Dong Woo
Seung-Hyun Kang ... Soyeon
Seo-Yeon Jin Seo-Yeon Jin ... Bo Ryung
Sae-Rok Keum Sae-Rok Keum ... Su Jong
Dong-yeong Kim Dong-yeong Kim ... Dong Young (Deaf Twin) (as Dong-Young Kim)
Hyun-woo Seo Hyun-woo Seo ... Jung Il
Ji-Min Lee Ji-Min Lee ... Staff woman with cart
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Storyline

A police detective determined to catch the unseen boss of Asia's biggest drug cartel joins hands with a revenge-thirsty member of the gang.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

To catch a devil, trust a sinner. See more »

Genres:

Action | Crime | Thriller

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »

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Trivia

Last film starring Ju-hyuk Kim, who passed away in a car accident on 30 October 2017. See more »

Quotes

[last lines]
Won-ho: Have you ever been happy in your life?
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Crazy Credits

Before the closing credits, a line "In the memory of Ju-hyuk Kim." is shown. See more »

Alternate Versions

An extended version of the film has a duration of 131 minutes 32 seconds and is 8 minutes 12 seconds longer than the theatrical cut which had a duration of 123 minutes 20 seconds. Both versions have the similar 15+ rating. See more »

Connections

Remake of Drug War (2012) See more »

User Reviews

Good, but not great
23 August 2018 | by maclockSee all my reviews

Believer is an entertaining, if not particularly memorable film. It's recommended viewing for lovers of Korean cinema who'd like something to kill a couple of hours.


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Country:

South Korea

Language:

Korean

Release Date:

8 June 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Believer See more »

Filming Locations:

South Korea See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$146,630, 10 June 2018

Gross USA:

$365,639

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$39,047,153
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Company Credits

Production Co:

Yong Film See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (extended)

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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