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Open City (무방비 도시)

무방비 도시 (Moo-bang-bi Do-si)

Directed by Lee Sang-gi (이상기)

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Action Crime

112min | Release date in South Korea :


The Regional Crime Squad consists of the finest elites of Korea’s police force, and veteran detective CHO Dae-young outshines them all as the officer with the most arrests on his record. Dae-young receives orders from his superiors to oversee the case over a pickpocket ring affiliated with the Yakuza. PAIK Jang-mi, arrestingly beautiful and ingenious with her hands, attempts to bring in KANG Man-ok, a legendary pickpocket, into her international ring in hopes of expanding it. Dae-young and Jang-mi first meet when he rescues her from danger. Little do they know what lies ahead.


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  • Alternative Cinema
    2008/01/24, Source,
    By Lee Hyo-won
    Staff Reporter

    Large multiplex movie theaters have become the norm, with wide screens and killer sound systems. But for those looking for something slightly different, there are alternatives to spice things up. Spend some time at an artsy, retro theater, combine a five-star hotel,...
  • This Week in Movies
    2008/01/11, Source,
    Now a look at what's playing in cinemas this week.
    A true story about a journey to victory takes a women's handball team to the Athens Olympics.
    And an animation-slash-romantic comedy places a fairytale princess on the streets of New York.
    Finally, we have a new drama about investigators that's h,...
  • [MOVIE REVIEW] Erotic crime thriller falls flaccid

    2008/01/10, Source,
    There is nothing special about the genre of "Open City", opening nationwide today. It is easily categorized as a crime thriller. But the sub,...More
  • "Open City": Freshness Turns Stale

    2008/01/10, Source,
    By Lee Hyo-won
    Staff Reporter

    Loaded with action and marked by sexual tension, "Open City" is yet another urban crime story set in the,...
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CJ Entertainment (CJ Entertainment)
 Sin Min-kyeong (신민경)
 Lee Jeon-ho (이전호)
 Poster designer
 Ju Seong-su (주성수)
 Production department
 Lee Won-sik (이원식)
112 min 35mm Panoramic (1.85)
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Release date in South Korea : 2008/01/10
South Korean Box Office
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As of 2008.02.03 : 1,575,688 admissions (total)
As of 2008.01.27 : 1,438,393 admissions (total)
As of 2008.01.20 : 1,002,313 admissions (total)
As of 2008.01.13 : 536,686 admissions (total)

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Kim Myung Min is the best. :>
2009-04-13 22:04:43
2008-05-18 10:08:37
A-grade cast, B-, even C-rate director/story
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she's pretty
I like Son Yeh Jin and Kim myeon min.
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wonder if its good
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