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JEON WOO CHI : The Taoist Wizard (전우치)

전우치 (Jeon-woo-chi)

Directed by Choi Dong-hoon (최동훈)

Screenplay by

Action Comedy

136min | Release date in South Korea :

Alternative title "WOOCHI"
500 Years Ago in the Chosun Dynasty. The Pipe of the prophecy has fallen into the evil hands of the goblins, propelling the world into a whirlwind of disorder. The ancient Taoist wizards turn to the greatest ascetics of their time, the Master and Hwadam (Kim Yoon-seok) for help in vanquishing the goblins and trust each wizard with one half of the Pipe. Meanwhile, the Masterís rascal student Woochi (Kang Dong-won) tricks the king with the art of transformation and creates a fiasco, which makes the three Taoist wizards and Hwadam visit the Master. But the Master has been murdered and his half of the Pipe is missing! By taking his masterís pipe out to the market streets, Woochi has been pushed into a corner, ultimately getting sealed into a painting along with his trusty dog, Chorangyi (Yoo Hae-jin)


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 Lee Eun-jeong-I (이은정)
 Choi Young-hwan (최영환)
 Han Kook-jin (한국진)
 Production department
 Lee Jeon-ho (이전호)
 Poster designer
 Sin Min-kyeong (신민경)
 Bang Ho-seok (방호석)
 Management department
 Baek Dong-hyeon (백동현)
 Martial arts team
 Kwon Kwi-deok (권귀덕)
 Martial arts team
 Kim Min-ho (김민호)
 Martial arts team
 Jo Joo-hyeon (조주현)
 Martial arts team
 Lee Byung-hoon (이병훈)
 Music department
 Oh Hyo-jin (오효진)
 Marketing department
136 min 35mm Cinemascope (2.35)
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Airing dates : 2009/12/23
South Korean Box Office
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As of 2010.02.28 : 6,100,490 admissions (total)
As of 2010.02.21 : 6,100,082 admissions (total)
As of 2010.02.14 : 6,069,220 admissions (total)
As of 2010.02.07 : 6,035,988 admissions (total)
As of 2010.01.31 : 5,883,519 admissions (total)
As of 2010.01.24 : 5,558,440 admissions (total)
As of 2010.01.17 : 5,061,424 admissions (total)
As of 2010.01.10 : 4,365,931 admissions (total)
As of 2010.01.03 : 3,464,394 admissions (total)
As of 2009.12.27 : 1,780,763 admissions (total)
As of 2009.12.20 : 7,428 admissions (total)

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very good. two thumbs up. recommended as a 'must seen' movie.
2010-06-04 11:02:57
2010-01-18 07:38:25
nice movie...
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