An Ethics Lesson

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An Ethics Lesson
An Ethics Lesson poster.jpg
Hangul 분노의 윤리학
Revised Romanization Bunno-ui Yulli-hak
McCune–Reischauer Punno-ŭi Yulli-hak
Directed by Park Myoung-rang
Produced by Jeong Won-chan
Kim Hyeon-seok
Written by Park Myoung-rang
Starring Lee Je-hoon
Cho Jin-woong
Kim Tae-hoon
Kwak Do-won
Moon So-ri
Music by Jeong Jung-han
Cinematography Kim Woo-hyung
Edited by Kim Sun-min
TPS Company
Saram Entertainment
Distributed by Lotte Entertainment
Release date
  • February 21, 2013 (2013-02-21)
Running time
110 minutes
Country South Korea
Language Korean
Box office US$1.5 million[1]

An Ethics Lesson (Hangul분노의 윤리학; RRBun-no-ui Yun-ni-hak; lit. "The Ethics of Anger") is a 2013 South Korean film starring Lee Je-hoon, Cho Jin-woong, Kim Tae-hoon, Kwak Do-won and Moon So-ri.[2] Written and directed by Park Myoung-rang, the crime thriller centers on four suspicious men involved in a college girl's murder.[3][4]


A beautiful college girl is murdered. Upon her death, the men in her life become aware of each other's existence. A wire-tapping neighbor, a loan shark, her adulterous lover, and her righteous ex reveal their true nature, dragging all of them further down to the ruthless abyss.[5][6]


  • Lee Je-hoon as Kim Jung-hoon, a policeman[7]
  • Cho Jin-woong as Park Myung-rok, a loan shark
  • Kim Tae-hoon as Han Hyun-soo, the ex-boyfriend
  • Kwak Do-won as Kim Soo-taek, a professor[8]
  • Moon So-ri as Kim Sun-hwa, Soo-taek's wife[9]
  • Ko Sung-hee as Jin-ah
  • Han Seung-yong as Min-tae
  • Park Byung-eun as Lee Ji-hoon, a photographer
  • Lee Eun-woo as Eun-young
  • Lee Sae-byul as Ji-yeon
  • Lee Seung-joon as Investigator for the prosecution
  • Choi Gwang-il as Defense lawyer Choi
  • Lee Dong-ha as Prosecutor Im
  • Kim Gi-cheon as Security guard
  • Min Bok-gi as GG boss
  • Park Gil-soo as Owner of electronics store
  • Jin Yong-wook as Detective Moon


  1. ^ "Ethics With Anger". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved 2015-01-23. 
  2. ^ Oh, Mi-jung (22 January 2013). "The Ethics of Anger Starring Lee Je Hoon, Kwak Do Won and More Releases Its Poster". enewsWorld. CJ E&M. Retrieved 2013-02-23. 
  3. ^ Park, Eun-jee (15 February 2013). "Crime thriller delves into the fissures resentment leaves behind". Korea JoongAng Daily. Archived from the original on 19 February 2013. Retrieved 2013-02-23. 
  4. ^ Ji, Yong-jin (7 February 2013). "Enjoy the Variety of Korean Genre Films: Who Is The Most Evil? - AN ETHICS LESSON". Korean Film Council. Retrieved 2013-02-23. 
  5. ^ "An Ethics Lesson (2012)". The Chosun Ilbo. 22 February 2013. Retrieved 2013-02-23. 
  6. ^ Lee, Claire (18 February 2013). "An Ethics Lesson delves into the theme of evil". The Korea Herald. Retrieved 2013-02-28. 
  7. ^ Lee, Tae-ho (25 July 2012). "Lee Je-hoon to portray police officer in new thriller". 10Asia. Retrieved 2013-02-23. 
  8. ^ An, So-hyoun (31 January 2013). "Kwak Do Won Says He Wants to Act with SNSD′s Taeyeon". enewsWorld. CJ E&M. Retrieved 2013-02-23. 
  9. ^ Oh, Mi-jung (1 February 2013). "Moon Sori Shows Her Love for Fellow The Ethics of Anger Cast Member Lee Je Hoon". enewsWorld. Mwave. Retrieved 2013-02-23. 

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