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Secret - 2009 (시크릿)

시크릿 (Se-i-bing Ma-i Wa-i-peu)

Directed by Yoon Jae-goo (윤재구)

Screenplay by


110min | Release date in South Korea :

Previously known as "Saving My Wife"
Sung-ryeol is a detective in charge of violent crimes. He is having an affair with his colleague’s wife, and it is the reason he loses his own son in a car accident. Wracked with guilt but unable to explain to his wife, Ji-yeon, what happened on that day and why so she decides to go abroad. Ji-yeon comes home unexpectedly and insecurely one day, peaking Sung-ryeol’s curiosity. the next day, Sung-ryeol finds trace evidence that hints at his wife while investigating a murder scene. He presumes that his wife is connected to the case, and does all he can to keep her from being identified as a suspect. When an unidentified man shows up claiming to know Ji-yeon is involved and asking for money, the situation is made worse by Ji-yeon refusing to tell him any kind of truth.


Secret - 2009 | Cast

  • Cha Seung-won (차승원)
    Cha Seung-won (차승원)
    Kim Seong-yeol, Homicide detective (강력반, 김성열 형사)
  • Song Yoon-ah (송윤아)
    Song Yoon-ah (송윤아)
    Ji-yeon (지연)
  • Ryoo Seung-ryong (류승룡)
    Ryoo Seung-ryong (류승룡)
    Jae-kal (재칼)
  • Park Won-sang (박원상)
    Park Won-sang (박원상)
    Detective Choi (최 형사)
  • Oh Jeong-se (오정세)
    Oh Jeong-se (오정세)
    Kyeong-ho (경호)
  • Kim In-kwon (김인권)
    Kim In-kwon (김인권)
    Seok-joon (석준)
  • Jeong In-gi (정인기)
    Jeong In-gi (정인기)
    Team leader Kang (강 반장)
  • Park Hyo-joo (박효주)
    Park Hyo-joo (박효주)
    Hye-jin (혜진)
  • Lee Jong-woo (이종우)
    Lee Jong-woo (이종우)
    Detective Oh (오 형사)
  • Lee El (이엘)
    Lee El (이엘)
    Yeong-sook (영숙)
  • Lee Hee-jeong (이희정)
    Lee Hee-jeong (이희정)
    Youth 5 (청년 5)
  • Yang Eun-yong (양은용)
    Yang Eun-yong (양은용)
    Eun-yeong (은영)
  • Lee Cheol-min (이철민)
    Lee Cheol-min (이철민)
    Jo Dong-cheol (조동철)
  • Lee Jae-goo (이재구)
    Lee Jae-goo (이재구)
    Koo Cheol-seung (구철승)
  • Ye Soo-jeong (예수정)
    Ye Soo-jeong (예수정)
    Ji-yeon's mother (지연 모)
  • Kim Dong-ju (김동주)
    Kim Dong-ju (김동주)
    Seok-joon's mother (석준 모)
    Im Gi-hong (임기홍)
    Detective 1 (형사 1)
  • Kang Hyeon-joong (강현중)
    Kang Hyeon-joong (강현중)
    Detective 2 (형사 2)
    Kim Joo-seok (김주석)
    Plainclothes officer 1 (제복경찰 1)
  • Kim Soo-nam (김수남)
    Kim Soo-nam (김수남)
    Plainclothes officer 2 (제복경찰 2)
    Yang Geun-seok (양근석)
    Plainclothes officer 3 (제복경찰 3)
  • Oh Soon-tae (오순태)
    Oh Soon-tae (오순태)
    Crime lab investigator (감식반)
  • Kim Min-gyo (김민교)
    Kim Min-gyo (김민교)
    Prostitute (창기)
    Park Jin-woo (박진우)
    Man in training clothes (츄리닝)
  • Lee Sang-hong (이상홍)
    Lee Sang-hong (이상홍)
    Man with knife scar (칼자국)
    Park Sam-gyoo (박삼규)
    Youth 1 (청년 1)
  • Kwak Min-ho (곽민호)
    Kwak Min-ho (곽민호)
    Youth 2 (청년 2)
    Kim Seong-hoon (김성훈)
    Youth 3 (청년 3)
    Lee Joo-ho (이주호)
    Youth 4 (청년 4)
    Jo In-ha (조인하)
    Youth 6 (청년 6)
  • Seo Seung-won (서승원)
    Seo Seung-won (서승원)
    Doctor 1 (의사 1)
    Jang Soo-hyeong (장수형)
    Doctor 2 (의사 2)
  • Lee Sang-hee (이상희)
    Lee Sang-hee (이상희)
    Condolence caller (조문객)
  • Eom Tae-goo (엄태구)
    Eom Tae-goo (엄태구)
    Man with hat (모자남)
  • Kim Tae-jeong (김태정)
    Kim Tae-jeong (김태정)
    Child's mom (아이 엄마)
  • Park Ha-yeong (박하영)
    Park Ha-yeong (박하영)
    Soo-hyeon (수현)
  • Bang Joon-seo (방준서)
    Bang Joon-seo (방준서)
    Child 1 (아이 1)
  • Joo Hye-rin (주혜린)
    Joo Hye-rin (주혜린)
    Child 2 (아이 2)
    Yoo Chang-sook (유창숙)
    Grandma (할머니)
    Seo Ha-neul (서하늘)
    Girl (소녀)
    Ham Seung-min (함승민)
    Boy (소년)
  • Song Ji-in (송지인)
    Song Ji-in (송지인)
    Poster girl (포스터 여자)
    Heo Hye-jeong (허혜정)
    Room salon girl 1 (룸싸롱 여자 1)
    Park Hee-jeong (박희정)
    Room salon girl 2 (룸싸롱 여자 2)
  • Choi Yoon-seul (최윤슬)
    Choi Yoon-seul (최윤슬)
    Nurse (간호사)
    Ha Mi-yeong (하미영)
    Performance group member (연주단원)
    Jeon Sang-jo (전상조)
    Fiyero's voice (삐에로 목소리)
    Park Kyeong-so (박경소)
    Fusion traditional music coordinating, Korean Traditional Performing Art Ochestra (퓨전국악 코디네이팅, 국악원연주단)
    Im Ji-hye (임지혜)
    Gayageum, Korean Traditional Performing Art Ochestra (가야금, 국악원연주단)
    Sim Mi-ryeong (심미령)
    Gayageum, Korean Traditional Performing Art Ochestra (가야금, 국악원연주단)
    Lee So-jin (이소진)
    Daegeum, Korean Traditional Performing Art Ochestra (대금, 국악원연주단)
    Kim Dong-geun (김동근)
    Sogeum, Korean Traditional Performing Art Ochestra (소금, 국악원연주단)
    Cheon Ji-yoon (천지윤)
    Haegeum/Haegeum lesson, Korean Traditional Performing Art Ochestra (해금/해금 레슨, 국악원연주단)
    Han Ah-reum (한아름)
    Keyboard, Korean Traditional Performing Art Ochestra ( 키보드, 국악원연주단)
    Kim Joon-yeong (김준영)
    Guitar, Korean Traditional Performing Art Ochestra (기타, 국악원연주단)
    Jin Sang-ook (진상욱)
    Guitar, Korean Traditional Performing Art Ochestra (기타, 국악원연주단)
    Won Hoon-yeong (원훈영)
    Bass, Korean Traditional Performing Art Ochestra (베이스, 국악원연주단)
    Woo Min-yeong (우민영)
    Percussion, Korean Traditional Performing Art Ochestra (퍼커션, 국악원연주단)
    Lee Jae-cheol (이재철)
    Percussion, Korean Traditional Performing Art Ochestra (퍼커션, 국악원연주단)
    Lee So-ra (이소라)
    Haegeum lesson, Korean Traditional Performing Art Ochestra (해금 레슨, 국악원연주단)
  • Park Yong-yeon (박용연)
    Park Yong-yeon (박용연)
    Plainclothes officer 4 (제복경찰 4) - Cameo
  • Choi Seong-min (최성민)
    Choi Seong-min (최성민)
    Doctor's friend (의사 친구) - Cameo

Secret - 2009 | News

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    2012/09/24, Source,
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  • Netflix expanding asian movie selection in deal with korea's top studio CJ E&M

    2011/10/07, Source,
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 Produced by
 Yoon Je-kyoon (윤제균)
CJ Entertainment (CJ Entertainment)
International sales
CJ Entertainment (CJ Entertainment)
 Sin Min-kyeong (신민경)
 Kim Tae-hwan-I (김태환)
 Martial arts team
110 min 35mm Cinemascope (2.35)
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Airing dates : 2009/12/03
South Korean Box Office
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As of 2010.01.03 : 1,045,195 admissions (total)
As of 2009.12.27 : 1,041,348 admissions (total)
As of 2009.12.20 : 1,003,112 admissions (total)
As of 2009.12.13 : 788,108 admissions (total)
As of 2009.12.06 : 373,389 admissions (total)
As of 2009.11.29 : 7,076 admissions (total)
As of 2009.11.22 : 1,772 admissions (total)
As of 2009.11.15 : 316 admissions (total)

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I can’t wait to see this movies and of course Cha Seung-won Ssi.
2009-11-24 07:06:10
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