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Voice of a Murderer (2007)

Geu nom moksori (original title)
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One day, the only son of famous news anchor HAN Kyung-bae, disappears without a trace. Soon, the kidnapper calls the mother demanding a $100,000 ransom. The police assign a veteran ... See full summary »

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Jin-pyo Park

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Jin-pyo Park
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Cast

Credited cast:
Kyung-gu Sol ... Han Kyung-bae
Nam-ju Kim ... Oh Ji-sun
Dong-won Gang ... Kidnapper (voice)
Yeong-cheol Kim
Young-chang Song
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jeong-yun Choi
Su-hee Go Su-hee Go
Hye-jin Jeon ... Lee Ae-sook
Kwang-gyu Kim Kwang-gyu Kim
Moon-hee Na ... Cameo
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Storyline

One day, the only son of famous news anchor HAN Kyung-bae, disappears without a trace. Soon, the kidnapper calls the mother demanding a $100,000 ransom. The police assign a veteran inspector to the case and assemble a top-notch task force to work under his command. But the kidnapper constantly outwits the police and continues calling the parents with yet more instructions for the money drop. Written by CJ Entertainment

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

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44 days of nerve-racking phone threats See more »

Genres:

Drama | Thriller

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »

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Details

Official Sites:

Official site [South Korea]

Country:

South Korea

Language:

Korean

Release Date:

1 February 2007 (South Korea) See more »

Also Known As:

A gyilkos hangja See more »

Filming Locations:

South Korea

Company Credits

Production Co:

Zip Cinema See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Intense thriller about kidnapping
3 October 2007 | by info-14502See all my reviews

This film was very intense. Although it was not violent or graphic, it had many psychologically intense and stressful scenes. And it offers a real glimpse of life in Seoul; the relentless traffic, endless high rise apartments and the fast-paced life of the urban sprawl. As a parent, I could really empathize with the characters. Because it was based on a true story, the whole event takes on more gravity. Unlike many other recent child-kidnapping movies, i.e. with Denzil Washington, or Mel Gibson's Ransom, this "The Voice of a Murderer" is not a Hollywood movie. There are no heroes. It has a fresh take on a familiar plot, with very believable characters.


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