Obsessed (Korean Movie)
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- Movie: Obsessed (English title) / Human Addiction (literal title)
- Revised romanization: Inganjoongdok
- Hangul: 인간중독
- Director: Kim Dae-Woo
- Writer: Kim Dae-Woo, Oh Tae-Kyung
- Producer: Park Dae-Hee, Kim Dae-Woo
- Cinematographer: Byun Bong-Sun
- Release Date: May 15, 2014
- Runtime: 132min.
- Genre: Romance / Melodrama / Military / Period-1960
- Distributor: Next Entertainment World
- Language: Korean
- Country: South Korea
In 1969, Colonel Kim Jin-Pyeong (Song Seung-Heon) has returned to South Korea after fighting with valor in the Vietnam War. He is trusted by the Army Commander who is also his father-in-law and respected by nearly everyone on the military base. Nevertheless, Colonel Kim Jin-Pyeong suffers internally from his experiences in the war.
One day, Kyung Woo-Jin (On Joo-Wan) is transferred to work for Kim Jin-Pyeong. Kyung Woo-Jin is the type that will say or do anything to please his boss. Soon, Colonel Kim Jin-Pyeong meets Jong Ga-Heun (Lim Ji-Yeon), the wife of his new subordinate. The couple also moved into the house across the street from Colonel Kim Jin-Pyeong and his wife (Jo Yeo-Jeong).
On a fateful evening, Colonel Kim Jin-Pyeong teases a caged bird on the porch of his neighbor's home. A stifling obsession soon begins between Colonel Kim Jin-Pyeong and the wife of his subordinate.
- Filming began October 14, 2013 and finished January 23, 2014.
|Song Seung-Heon||Lim Ji-Yeon||Jo Yeo-Jeong||On Joo-Wan|
|Kim Jin-Pyeong||Jong Ga-Heun||Lee Sook-Jin||Kyung Woo-Jin|
|Yu Hae-Jin||Bae Sung-Woo||Park Hyuk-Kwon||Jeon Hye-Jin|
|Lim||Jo Hak-Soo||Lieutenant Colonel Choi||Lieutenant Colonel Choi's wife|
Additional Cast Members:
- Jung Won-Joong - Army Commander / Colonel Kim Jin-Pyeong's father-in-law
- Um Tae-Goo - Kim Joon-Wie
- Song Ji-In - military wife from house #3
- Kim Hye-Na - military wife from house #6
- Kim Han-Joon - commissioned officer at house #7
- Ye Soo-Jung - Kyung Woo-Jin's mother
- Yoon Da-Kyung - Jong Ga-Heun's mother
- Lee Seung-Jun - Army Doctor
- Yeon Je-Wook - violent amputee patient
- Lee Hee-Suk - special troops member 1
- Park Yong-Bum - military cook
- 2014 (51st) Daejong Film Awards - November 21, 2014
- Best New Actress (Lim Ji-Yeon)
- 2014 (34th) Korean Association of Film Critics Awards - November 13, 2014