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City of Damnation (유감스러운 도시)

유감스러운 도시 (Yoo-gam-seu-reo-woon Do-si)

Directed by Kim Dong-weon (김동원)

Screenplay by

Action Comedy Crime

121min | Release date in South Korea :

Also known as "Sorry For The City"
Choong-dong, a traffic officer who aspires to be a homicide detective, is recognized for his straight and honest nature and recruited into a case targeting gang leader Gwang-seop. Before long, he goes undercover as a member of Gwang-seopís gang. Meanwhile, Joong-dae goes undercover in homicide to protect his boss Gwang-seop because he is the only member of the gang who graduated from university. His quick wits put Joong-dae on the Chiefís good side and also close to Se-rin in the secret investigations department. He falls in love with her. Joong-dae tries hard to get in on every important case and win the trust of Captain PARK and Chief CHUN as he seeks the identity of the undercover in Gwang-seopís gang.


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  • [20 Korean Films to Look Out for Second Half of 2011] "Soar into the Sun"

    2011/07/16, Source,
    Flying the Sky with Rain "Soar into the Sun" Directed by Kim Dong-weon By NA Won-jung The film's story is related to the original "Red Muffler", directed by the legendary Korean director SHIN Sang-ok in 1964. The original film used the Korean War as its background, dealing with the passion and the love of F-86 Saver jet fighter pilots, and bringing in the most audiences in Seoul at the time and won countless domestic film awards in the process. The new version of Red Muffler reflects the changes in time and deals with the pilots of the new F-15K fighters, yet it still brings the nostalgia from 47 years ago,...More
  • [ChanMi's star news] Han Go-eun's breakup, is it true?

    2010/06/14, Source,
    It's known that Director Kim Dong-weon and actress Han Go-eun have separated. The director said that he and his girlfriend have been in a relationship for a year and are still in good terms. But to hear this news of separation is very abrupt!,...More
  • [ChanMi's star news] Han Go-eun, dating with a director of her new film!

    2009/01/30, Source,
    Han Go-eun has been in this relationship for two months now, to whom? Kim Dong-weon, the director of her new film, "City of Damnation". They two have met 12 years ago through a commercial film and have become closer since the starting of the film last November. The two have enjoyed dates after filming and has even confessed of her relationship with a man in a TV program. Fans have been curious who her boyfriend was, now we find out that her boyfriend is director Kim who is 13 years older than her! Congratulations Han to your new relationship!,...More
  • 'Red Cliff' dominates holiday box office
    2009/01/29, Source,
    "Red Cliff: Part 2", the long-awaited conclusion of the Chinese historical blockbuster, dominated the Lunar New Year's holiday, outsmarting other Korean and American competitors by a wide margin.

    "Red Cliff", directed by John Woo, sold more than 1 million tickets within five days since of its Jan,...
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CJ Entertainment (CJ Entertainment)
 Kim Dong-weon (김동원)
 Original idea
 Kim Dong-weon (김동원)
 Production department
 Min Jeong-gi (민정기)
 Art director
 Lee Jeon-ho (이전호)
 Poster designer
 Kim Hyeon-bo (김현보)
 Music department
121 min 35mm Cinemascope (2.35)
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Airing dates : 2009/01/22
South Korean Box Office
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As of 2009.02.22 : 1,555,039 admissions (total)
As of 2009.02.15 : 1,546,865 admissions (total)
As of 2009.02.08 : 1,504,028 admissions (total)
As of 2009.02.01 : 1,304,209 admissions (total)
As of 2009.01.25 : 335,799 admissions (total)
As of 2009.01.18 : 1,582 admissions (total)

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Awesome!!!!!!!!!!!!!! 100th times better than any Americam movie from Hollywood or whatever!! Deffinetly worth seeing!!
2009-05-08 05:56:27
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