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Friends 2 (친구2)

친구2 (chin-goo 2)

Directed by Kwak Gyeong-taek (곽경택)

Screenplay by ,


124min | Release date in South Korea :

A sequel to Kwak Kyeong-taek's "Friend" in 2001, "Friends 2" is about three men who are gangsters based in the background of the year 1963 and 2010.


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  • [HanCinema's Hall of Fame Review] "Friends 2": Return to Ruin?

    In the Spotlight this Week: Kwak Gyeong-taek's "Friends 2"... As the credits rolled on Kwak Gyeong-taek's "Friends 2" I was, perhaps unjustifiably, reminded of a quote by Orson Welles, that "if you want a happy ending, that depends, of course, on where you stop your story". Now while Kwak's 2001 blockbuster "Friend" can't be accused of having ended 'happily', the film itself was indeed a great story well told; one that immediately elevated itself into the history books as a modern Korean classic. But it was its story that ended happily, in record-breaking royalties, and proclaimed Kwak as an attuned talent with a flair for character-driven drama and tragedy-but a film that perhaps should've been allowed to rest in piece, not pieces,...More
  • [HanCinema's Image Gallery] Kwak Gyeong-taek's "Friends 2"

    A Selection of Shots from Kwak Gyeong-taek's "Friends 2"... Kwak Gyeong-taek's 2001 film "Friend" became the highest grossing Korean film of its day, attracting over 8 million filmgoers to a fratricidal gangster flick that remains a modern Korean classic. Over 12 years passed since Kwak's Busan brawlers made history, and in 2013 he treated fans to a second installment: "Friends 2". The film takes place 17 years after the original and deals with the distance aftermath of that brotherly meltdown as the next generation of gangsters are ushered. Enjoy! [spoilers],...More
  • Kim Soo-hyeon-I cried tears of joy for winning Best Rookie Actor award

    2014/05/27, Source,
    Actor Kim Soo-hyeon-I had the honor of winning the Baeksang Arts Awards, Movie Category: Best Rookie Actor award. Kim Soo-hyeon-I won this award for his performance in the movie "Secretly and Greatly",...More
  • Kim Woo-bin and Yoo Ji-ahn call it quits

    2014/05/15, Source,
    Actor Kim Woo-bin of the SBS drama "The Heirs" is no longer dating model Yoo Ji-ahn, according to his agency Sidus HQ on Wednesday. "Both of them have been quite busy these days, so naturally, they weren't able to talk to each other as often as they used to", noted an agency official to local media. "Therefore, Woo-bin and Ji-ahn decided to go back being good friends; they will support each other as good colleagues in the future",...More
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 Park Kwang-il (박광일)
 Kim Yong-soo (김용수)
 Martial arts team
 Kim Tae-hwan-I (김태환)
 Martial arts team
 Kim Min-ho (김민호)
 Martial arts team
 Jeong Seong-ho (정성호)
 Martial arts team
 Park Kwang-il (박광일)
124 min 
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Airing dates : 2013/11/14
South Korean Box Office
Source : &
As of 2013.12.15 : 2 964 783 admissions (total)
As of 2013.12.08 : 2 920 249 admissions (total)
As of 2013.12.01 : 2 752 867 admissions (total)
As of 2013.11.24 : 2 337 184 admissions (total)
As of 2013.11.17 : 1 379 676 admissions (total)
As of 2013.11.10 : 5 235  admissions (total)

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