Open City (film)

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Open City
Open City film poster.jpg
Theatrical poster
Hangul
Hanja
Revised Romanization Mubangbi dosi
McCune–Reischauer Mubangbi tosi
Directed by Lee Sang-gi
Produced by Jeon Ho-jin
Written by Lee Sang-gi
Starring Kim Myung-min
Son Ye-jin
Music by Angelo Lee
Cinematography Shin Ok-hyun
Edited by Sin Min-kyeong
Distributed by CJ Entertainment
Release dates
  • January 10, 2008 (2008-01-10)
Running time 112 minutes
Country South Korea
Language Korean
Box office US$11,095,236[1]

Open City (Hangul: 무방비 도시; RR: Mubangbi dosi) is a 2008 South Korean film.

Plot[edit]

Jo Dae-yeong is a police officer investigating a pickpocket ring with ties to the Japanese crime syndicate, Yakuza. One day he rescues Baek Jang-mi from danger, only to discover that she is the boss of the gang he has been tracking.

Cast[edit]

  • Kim Myung-min ... Jo Dae-yeong
  • Son Ye-jin ... Baek Jang-mi
  • Kim Hae-sook ... Kang Man-ok
  • Son Byeong-ho ... Oh Yeon-soo
  • Shim Ji-ho ... Choi Seong-soo
  • Yoon Yoo-seon ... Jo Soo-hyeon
  • Kim Byeong-ok ... Hong Ki-taek/Hong Yong-taek
  • Ji Dae-han ... Kim Kwang-seob
  • Park Gil-soo ... Son Yong-soo
  • Do Gi-seok ... Lee Won-jong
  • Kim Joon-bae ... Franken

Release[edit]

Open City was released in South Korea on 10 January 2008,[2] and on its opening weekend was ranked second at the box office with 449,669 admissions.[3] The film sold a total of 1,613,728 admissions nationwide,[4] and as of 24 February 2008 had grossed a total of US$11,095,236.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "South Korea Box Office February 22–24, 2008". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved on 26 November 2008.
  2. ^ "The Best Selling Films of 2008 (admissions to November 2)". Koreanfilm.org. Retrieved on 26 November 2008.
  3. ^ "Korean Box Office" (Week-end 2008.01.11 ~ 2008.01.13). HanCinema. Retrieved on 26 November 2008.
  4. ^ http://www.koreanfilm.org/films2008.html#boxoffice

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