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  • Movie: Haunters
  • Revised romanization: Choneung Ryukja
  • Hangul: 초능력자
  • Director: Kim Min-Suk
  • Writer: Kim Min-Suk
  • Producer: Eugene Lee, Song Dae-Chan
  • Cinematographer: Hong Gyeong-Pyo
  • Release Date: November 10, 2010
  • Runtime: 114 min.
  • Genre: Action / Sci-Fi
  • Production Company: Zip Cinema
  • Distributor: Next Entertainment World
  • Language: Korean
  • Country: South Korea

Plot

After losing his job at a scrap metal yard, Kyu-Nam (Ko Su) finds a new job at a small pawn shop named Utopia. He is immediately drawn to the family atmosphere at Utopia, working with his new boss Jung-Sik (Byeon Hie-Bong) and boss's daughter Young-Sook (Jung Eun-Chae). Unfortunately for Kyu-Nam, his moment of happiness will only be fleeting.

Cho-In (Gang Dong-Won) lived through a brutal childhood. He has had to use a prosthetic leg since an early age, grew up with an abusive father and lived with a mother who at one point attempted to kill her own son out of despair. Cho-In also possesses an awe-inspiring supernatural gift. Cho-In can control other people's minds when they are within his field of sight.

One fateful day, Cho-In walks into the Utopia pawn shop to steal whatever money exists in the safe. Not expecting much resistance, Cho-In is surprised to find one man at the Utopia pawn shop is able to break free from his mind control abilities. That man is Kyu-Nam. Cho-In then resorts to killing the owner of pawn shop to make his escape. All of this is captured on CCTV.

An epic battle will soon occur between these two people with supernatural abilities and nothing to lose.

Notes

  1. "Haunters" will be produced by production company YeongHwa Sajib (영화사집) - who previously produced "Woochi," "Closer to Heaven," "Antique," "Happiness," & "Voice of a Murderer".
  2. Filming will begin in May, 2010 & will be released sometime in the 2nd half of 2010.
  3. Literal title of the movie "Choneung Ryukja" is "Psychic".
  4. Related titles:
    1. Monsterz (2014)

Cast

Hautners-Kang Dong-Won.jpg Haunters-Ko Su.jpg
Gang Dong-Won Ko Soo
Cho-In Im Kyu-Nam
Haunters-Enes Kaya.jpg Haunters-Abu Dodd.jpg Haunters-Jung Eun-Chae.jpg Haunters-Byeon Hie-Bong.jpg Haunters-Yang Kyung-Mo.jpg
Enes Kaya Abu Dodd Jung Eun-Chae Byun Hee-Bong Yang Kyung-Mo
Ali Boba Young-Sook Jung-Sik Cho-In (young)

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Sofi @Eulaliee I believe that the wooden doll represented his "dream" self/life. I mean in a way that he had a dull and dark life and he could only see himself being happy in that wooden doll (that's how he wanted to be, like that doll happy); this is why he was so connected to the doll. at the end we see that that the way he is positioned when he dies is the same as the wooden doll, I guess that meant that he finally ended the cruel life and reached his dream self/life.

qbee I love this movie! its everything i look in a great syfy movie! a must watch!

Eulaliee I love this movie but there's one thing that I'm still trying to figure out. I've seen this movie about five to six times already and still, I can't find what the significance of the doll meant. The doll with the red jacket that Cho-In paints and leaves in his display of giant buildings and small cars in that action figure city of his in the hotel room. At the very end when the doll appears between Manager Lim's legs and then the camera scrolls up to Cho-In's body, which was lying in the same position that the doll was too.

What does it mea? Anybody knows? I'm guessing it meant that he wanted to be a hero, right?

Loan It reminds me of the movie, Unbreakable. This movie itself is unique and different. 고수씨's character has too many lives, yet he ultimately made into something incredible. I recommend this!!! Check it out!!!

karlita THIS MOVIE IS SIMPLY FANTASTIC

camellia yeahhhh kang dong won's movie. great!!! I recommend to everybody.I like his every character who he played. thanks for movie:)

j hi i want the music of the movie i cant find it can you send me a e-mail a link whit the music tkhans

nnn i love ko soo and i'm sure this movie is going to be great

snow_flower I need to watch this! Can anyone help me to find engsubs?! Omg Enes Kaya a turk will play here with one of the best actor Korea's Kang Dong-Won.

sunny only go soo!

ai Can't wait the movie.. love Kang Dong Won so much.. too bad he is going to army today.. but.. LOVE THE TRAILER!!!!

manayekta i can't wait for go soo !it seems so interesting

shynreighSOO can't wait to watch this movie! =) it's very unexpected to know that GO SOO will appear AGAIN in a CERTAIN DRAMA.. love him! <3hm.

melemket Can't wait to see it. Another blockbuster for DongWon :))

JohieLexusMini Can wait to C this too! :) my favorite Koo-Soo, I didn't not know he have a other movie or drama coming out this year! I watched " Will It Snow For Christmas"

That was FAST!!!!

evilive aaaahhh KANG DONG WON ♥♥♥♥ can't wait to see itt

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