Beasts of Prey

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Beasts of Prey
Beasts of Prey.jpg
Poster for Beasts of Prey (1985)
Revised RomanizationYukshik dongmul
McCune–ReischauerYuksik tongmul
Directed byKim Ki-young[1]
Produced byJeong Do-hwan
Written byKim Ki-young
StarringKim Sung-kyom
No Gyeong-sin
Music byHan Sang-ki
CinematographyJoo Hong-shik
Edited byHyeon Dong-chun
Distributed byShin Han Films
Release date
  • March 23, 1985 (1985-03-23)
Running time
105 minutes
CountrySouth Korea

Beasts of Prey (육식동물 - Yukshik dongmul), also known as Carnivore and Carnivorous Animals, is a 1985 South Korean film directed by Kim Ki-young.


A social drama about a man with an inferiority complex to his wife. When he seeks consolation in an extramarital affair, his mistress and wife conspire to set up a plan for sharing him.[2]


  • Kim Sung-kyom[3]
  • No Gyeong-sin
  • Chung Jae-soon
  • Kim Seong-geun
  • Han U-ri
  • Yang Hui-ran
  • Eom Sim-jeong
  • Bae Gyu-bin
  • Choe Il
  • Yeo Jae-ha


  1. ^ "Carnivorous Animal (Yugsigdongmul)(1985)". [KMDb Korean Movie Database]. Retrieved 2008-01-22.
  2. ^ Synopsis from "Carnivorous Animal (Yugsigdongmul)(1985)". [KMDb Korean Movie Database]. Retrieved 2008-01-22.
  3. ^ Cast listing based on "일송정 푸른솔은 - The Green Pine Tree (Ilsongjeong pureunsoleun) (1983)" (in Korean). [KMDb Korean Movie Database]. Archived from the original on 2013-07-01. Retrieved 2008-01-22.