Open City (film)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Open City
Open City film poster.jpg
Theatrical poster
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 Shin Min-kyung
Distributed by CJ Entertainment
Release date
  • January 10, 2008 (2008-01-10)
Running time
112 minutes
Country South Korea
Language Korean
Box office US$11.1 million[1]

Open City (Hangul무방비 도시; RRMubangbi dosi) is a 2008 South Korean film.


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.



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]


  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)". Retrieved on 26 November 2008.
  3. ^ "Korean Box Office" (Week-end 2008.01.11 ~ 2008.01.13). HanCinema. Retrieved on 26 November 2008.
  4. ^

External links[edit]