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카운트다운 (Ka-woon-teu-da-woon)

Directed by Heo Jong-ho (허종호)

Screenplay by ,

Action Drama

119min | Release date in South Korea :

Debt collector Tae Gun-ho, who lost his son five years ago, finds out he has liver cancer. The only way for him to survive is to get a liver transplant in the next 10 days from a woman named Cha Ha-yeon, who apparently has the matching organ. Cha turns out to be a seductive swindler who currently lives in jail, and Tae decides to meet her in person in hopes of saving his own life. Cha agrees to donate part of her liver only if Tae tracks down Cho Myeong-seok, who put her in prison.


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 Produced by
 Oh Jeong-wan (오정완)
Sidus FHN (싸이더스FHN)
 Sin Min-kyeong (신민경)
 Sin Min-kyeong (신민경)
 Yoo Sang-seob (유상섭)
 Martial arts
119 min 
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Airing dates : 2011/09/29
South Korean Box Office
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As of 2011.10.23 : 471,631 admissions (total)
As of 2011.10.16 : 464,719 admissions (total)
As of 2011.10.09 : 424,287 admissions (total)
As of 2011.10.02 : 243,420 admissions (total)
As of 2011.09.25 : 42,325 admissions (total)

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