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A Dirty Carnival (2006)

Biyeolhan geori (original title)
Not Rated | | Action, Crime, Drama | 15 June 2006 (South Korea)
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A small time thug collecting debts for the local triad is torn between his criminal aspirations and his devotion to family.

Director:

Ha Yoo (as Yoo Ha)

Writer:

Ha Yoo (as Yoo Ha)
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Cast

Credited cast:
In-sung Jo ... Kim Byung-doo (as Zo In-sung)
Ho-jin Chun ... President Hwang (as Chun Ho-jin)
Min Namkoong ... Min-ho (as Min Nam-koong)
Bo-young Lee ... Hyun-joo
Goo Jin ... Jong-soo
Je-mun Yun ... Sang-chul
Eun-Sook Sunwoo Eun-Sook Sunwoo ... Byung-doo's Mother
Jong-Hyuk Lee Jong-Hyuk Lee ... Gangster
Jin-woong Cho ... Young-pil (as Jin-woong Jo)
Yi-jae Heo Yi-jae Heo ... Sun-ok (as In-jae Heo)
Sin-seong Lee Sin-seong Lee ... Byung-sik
Tae-won Kwon Tae-won Kwon ... Prosecutor Park
Byeong-chun Kim Byeong-chun Kim ... Detective Woo
Hyo-jun Park Hyo-jun Park ... Hippo
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Hyo-Sang Choi Hyo-Sang Choi ... Debtor
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Storyline

Byung-du is a 29-year-old career criminal, working for the middle-rank enforcer Sang-chul. Burdened with a terminally ill mother and taking care of younger siblings, Byung-du is feeling financial pressure as a substitute patriarch. When the big boss President Hwang is cornered by a corrupt prosecutor, Byung-du volunteers for a whack job and wins the big man's trust. However, his real trouble begins when friend Min-ho, an aspiring movie director, asks him to be a consultant for the latter's debut film. Written by Anon

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gangster | film within a film | See All (2) »

Genres:

Action | Crime | Drama

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »
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Country:

South Korea

Language:

Korean

Release Date:

15 June 2006 (South Korea) See more »

Also Known As:

A Dirty Carnival See more »

Filming Locations:

South Korea

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Box Office

Budget:

$4,700,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$10,371,998
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(Buenos Aires Festival Internacional de Cine Independiente)

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

The song being sung by President Hwang at the end of the movie (that ends up fading into the end credits) is Alan Parson's Projects' "Old and Wise". See more »

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Referenced in Jigarthanda (2014) See more »

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Old And Wise
(1982)
Alan Parsons Project
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18 December 2018 | by temkatjSee all my reviews

A good movie which shown Karma , Love , Brotherhood and Family. "You can never understand other person, dont trust them". LIFE IS YING YANG 69.


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