Man of Vendetta

From AsianWiki
Jump to: navigation, search
Man of Vendetta-p2.jpg

Contents

User Rating

Current user rating: 89/100 (33 votes)

 You need to enable JavaScript to vote


Profile

  • Movie: Man of Vendetta (English title) / Destroyed Man (literal title)
  • Revised romanization: Pagwidwon Sanai
  • Hangul: 파괴된 사나이
  • Director: Woo Min-Ho
  • Writer: Woo Min-Ho
  • Producer: Jung Hoon-Tak, Cheon Seung-Chul, Choi Jae-Won
  • Cinematographer: Jo Yong-Gyu
  • Release Date: July 1, 2010
  • Runtime: 113 min.
  • Genre: Thriller
  • Production Company: IFilm Co., Ltd.
  • Distributor: Synergy
  • Language: Korean
  • Country: South Korea

Plot

Joo Young-Soo (Kim Myung-Min) is a minister whose daughter (Kim So-Hyun) gets kidnapped. Eventually the minister loses his faith in God, quits the church and opens a business. 8 years later, Young-Soo's wife (Park Joo-Mee) still works feverishly to find their daughter and in the process becomes hospitalized. Then out of the blue, the abductor contacts Young-Soo and demands a ransom for his daughter. The former minister must make the most difficult of choices. He then sets out to rescue his daughter once and for all ...

Cast

ManOfVendetta-Kim Myeong-Min.jpg ManOfVendetta-Eom Ki-Jun.jpg ManOfVendetta-Kim So-Hyun.jpg ManOfVendetta-Park Ju-Mi.jpg ManOfVendetta-Lee Byeong-Jun-1.jpg
Kim Myung-Min Uhm Ki-Joon Kim So-Hyun Park Joo-Mi Lee Byung-Joon
Joo Young-Soo Choi Byeong-Chul Joo Hye-Rin Park Min-Kyoung Detective Koo

Additional Cast Members:

Trailers

Image Gallery

Film Festivals

Comments



Leave a Comment

Comments

BaliRob This was my first Korean film which I switched on after it had already started and came here to see if I could find out the cause of the pastor's wife' death and why the finale was at a prison the hero having obviously been incarcerated.

Typically lacking professional touch expected of a Western film was, nonetheless, sufficient to maintain my interest. I will have to keep searching for the answers I was looking for.

RamenLover Watched "Man of Vendetta" here in Daegu, South Korea. Your enjoyment of the movie will depend largely on your enthusiasm for Korean thrillers. Personally, I'm tired of the genre so I went into the screening a bit already jaded. The movie itself doesn't stand out from the crowded pack of already made Korean thrillers like "Voice of a Murderer," "Memories of Murder," and "World of Silence". Technically speaking, the movie is solid - good performances all around, script doesn't bore, and production value seems well done. Yet, for a movie made in such a crowded genre "decent" or "not bad" just doesn't cut it. At various times I did feel like I was watching the same thing over again - especially "Voice of a Murderer". If the genre was a comedy or a feel good movie the anticipation for experiencing certain emotions would be more agreeable, but for viewers that have already seen such movies before, why subject themselves to the same trauma? In fact I thought the movie felt downright exploitive in a way one man was going for movie awards by using the tired scheme of shock & the disturbing storyline of exploitation of children to garner attention. On the positive side, if you've never seen a Korean thriller before than you will probably liken "Man of Vendetta" to a scary rollercoaster ride.

Latest News Latest Trailers
* Osamu Mukai cast in Fuji TV drama "Nobunaga Concerto"
* Choi Jin-Hyuk & Baek Jin-Hee cast in MBC drama "Pride and Prejudice"
* Masaki Okada, Shota Sometani, Riko Narumi cast in movie "Strayer's Chronicle"
* Ko Joo-Won & Lee Young-Ah cast in SBS drama "Run, Jang-Mi"
* Rina Kawaei (AKB48) cast in TBS drama "Sorry Youth!"
* Uhm Tae-Woong, Lee Si-Young, Lee Soo-Hyuk cast in tvN drama "Valid Love"
* Han Ji-Hye, Ha Seok-Jin, Ha Yeon-Soo cast in MBC drama "The Legendary Witch"
* Takayuki Yamada cast in Fuji TV drama "Nobunaga Concerto"
* Takeru Sato & Aoi Miyazaki cast in movie "If A Cat Disappears From The World"
* Jung Eun-Chae & Lee Yoon-Ji cast in OCN drama "Dr. Frost"
* Lee Sang-Yoon, Kim So-Eun, Shin Sung-Rok cast in tvN drama "Liar Game"
* Lee Jong-Suk cast in SBS drama "Pinocchio"
* Kou Shibasaki cast in Fuji TV drama "Nobunaga Concerto"
* Koichi Sato, Machiko Ono, Tsubasa Honda cast in movie "Kishuten Eki Taminaru"
* Kim Nam-Gil cast in movie "Dorihwaga"
* KBS2 set to air new drama "Blood"
* Moon Chae-Won & Yoo Yeon-Seok cast in movie "In The Mood For Love"
* Yutaka Takenouchi & Bakarhythm cast in Fuji TV drama "Sutekina Sen Taxi"
*
Amw-Japan-flag.jpg
Five Minutes To Tomorrow *teaser
*
Amw-South Korea-flag.jpg
Modern Farmer *SBS drama
*
Amw-South Korea-flag.jpg
My Love, My Bride
*
Amw-Japan-flag.jpg
ST MPD Scientific Investigation Squad *teaser
*
Amw-South Korea-flag.jpg
My Dictator *teaser
*
Amw-South Korea-flag.jpg
Scarlet Innocence *uncut version
*
Amw-South Korea-flag.jpg
Red Carpet *teaser
*
Amw-Japan-flag.jpg
Paper Moon
*
Amw-Japan-flag.jpg
Twilight Sasara Saya
*
Amw-South Korea-flag.jpg
We are Brothers
*
Amw-Japan-flag.jpg
Mindset
*
Amw-Japan-flag.jpg
Joker Game *teaser
*
Amw-Japan-flag.jpg
Fuku-chan of FukuFuku Flats
*
Amw-Japan-flag.jpg
Oh Brother, Oh Sister!
*
Amw-South Korea-flag.jpg
The Greatest Wedding *CSTV drama
*
Amw-Japan-flag.jpg
As the Gods Will *teaser2
*
Amw-South Korea-flag.jpg
The Spring Day of My Life *ep.1
*
Amw-Japan-flag.jpg
Parasyte Part 1
*
Amw-Japan-flag.jpg
Again
*
Amw-Japan-flag.jpg
Saigo no Inochi