Search results for "Min-sik Choi"

Oldboy (2003)

With no clue how he came to be imprisoned, drugged and tortured for 15 years, a desperate businessman seeks revenge on his captors.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Chan-wook Park
CAST:  Min-sik Choi  •  Tae-kyung Oh  •  Oh Dal-Su  •  Ji Dae-Han

Lucy (2014) RT 67% / Audience 47%

DVD release: Jan 2015

A woman, accidentally caught in a dark deal, turns the tables on her captors and transforms into a merciless warrior evolved beyond human logic.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Luc Besson
CAST:  Scarlett Johansson  •  Analeigh Tipton  •  Morgan Freeman  •  Amr Waked

New World (2013) RT 64% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Jul 2013

A detective infiltrates into one of the biggest gang organizations in the country and gets involved in a fight for the heir to the gang after the boss dies and in between the ...  (more)

GENRES: Thriller
DIRECTION:  Hoonjung Park
CAST:  Lee Jung-jae  •  Min-sik Choi  •  SungWoong Park  •  Jang Gwang

Nameless Gangster : Rules of the Time (2012)

A corrupted customs officer, Choi Ik-hyeon, faces losing his job. Then, his life turns around as he meets ganster Choi Hyeong-bae who has connection with the Yakuza. They ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Yun Jong-bin
CAST:  Min-sik Choi  •  DoWon Kwak  •  Jeongwoo Ha  •  DongSeok Ma

Leafie, a Hen Into the Wild (2011)

Based on a bestselling preteen novel of the same title that has sold more than 1 million copies in Korea, “Leafie, A Hen into the Wild” is about a laying hen named Leafie who ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Family
DIRECTION:  Seong-yun Oh
CAST:  SoRi Moon  •  Min-sik Choi  •  CheolMin Park  •  Yoo Seung-ho

I Saw the Devil (2010) RT 80% / Audience 86%

DVD release: May 2011

Kyung-chul (Choi Min-sik) is a dangerous psychopath who kills for pleasure. He has committed infernal serial murders in diabolic ways that one cannot even imagine and his ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Kim Jee-woon
CAST:  Lee Byung-hun  •  Min-sik Choi  •  Gook-hwan Jeon  •  Cheon Ho-Jin

Sympathy for Lady Vengeance (2005) RT 74% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Sep 2006

After a 13-year imprisonment for the kidnap and murder of a 6 year old boy, beautiful Lee Guem-ja starts seeking revenge on the man that was really responsible for the boy's ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Chan-wook Park
CAST:  Min-sik Choi  •  Lee Young-ae  •  Go Soo-hee  •  Yea-young Kwon

Crying Fist (2005)

Jobless, besieged by creditors, and abandoned by his wife, the once silver medalist Tae-shik has sunk to street hustling, becoming a human punching bag. Meanwhile, young ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Seung-wan Ryoo
CAST:  Min-sik Choi  •  Ryoo Seung-bum  •  Lim Won-Hie  •  Cheon Ho-Jin

Springtime (2004)

South Korean drama about a teacher finding back his way into happiness.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jang-ha Ryu
CAST:  Min-sik Choi  •  Yun Yeo-jeong  •  Shin-yeong Jang  •  Kim Ho-jung

Painted Fire (2002)

The struggles of an artist. Jang Seung-up (1843-1897), also called Owon, focusing on the years 1882 to 1897, when Korea was in political upheaval, caught between China and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Im Kwon-taek
CAST:  Min-sik Choi  •  Kim Yeo-jin  •  YeJin Son  •  Ahn Sung-ki

Failan (2001) RT Audience 85%

DVD release: Mar 2003

After losing both her parents, Failan emmigrates to Korea to seek her only remaining relatives. Once she reaches Korea, she finds out that her relatives have moved to Canada ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign • Romance
DIRECTION:  Song Hae-sung
CAST:  Cecilia Cheung  •  Min-sik Choi  •  Kong Hyeong-Jin  •  Son byeong-ho

Shiri (1999)

North Korea's 8th Special Forces hijacks a shipment of CTX, a potent new liquid explosive, and threatens South Korea as part of a plot to re-unify the two countries.Ryu and ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Je-gyu Kang
CAST:  Min-sik Choi  •  Kim Yoon-jin  •  KangHo Song  •  Johnny Kim

The Quiet Family (1998)

A family decides to buy a lodge in a remote hiking area. Their first customer commits suicide and the distraught family buries his body to avoid the bad publicity. But their ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Kim Jee-woon
CAST:  InWhan Park  •  Min-sik Choi  •  KangHo Song  •  Lee Yoon-sung

No. 3 (1997) RT Audience 36%

DVD release: Oct 2004

The movie loosely follows the life of "Gangster No. 3", who doesn't like to be called a "Gangster" and really hates to be called "No. 3". But there's lots of tangents and side ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Foreign
DIRECTION:  Neung-han Song
CAST:  SukKyu Han  •  KangHo Song  •  Min-sik Choi  •  SangMyeon Park

The Admiral: Roaring Currents (2014)

The film mainly follows the famous 1597 Battle of Myeongryang during the Japanese invasion of Korea (1592-1598), where the iconic Joseon admiral Yi Sun-sin managed to destroy ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • War
DIRECTION:  Han-min Kim
CAST:  Min-sik Choi  •  Myung-gon Kim  •  SeungRyong Ryoo  •  Ku Jin

Himalaya, Where the Wind Dwells (2008)

A Korean executive ventures into the Himalayas in order to deliver the remains of a Nepalese migrant worker to his family.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jeon Soo-il
CAST:  Min-sik Choi  •  Tsering Kipale Gurung  •  Tenjing Sherpa  •  Namgya Gurung

Taegukgi (2004)

In 1950, in South Korea, shoe-shiner Jin-tae Lee and his 18-year-old old student brother, Jin-seok Lee, form a poor but happy family with their mother, Jin-tae's fiancé ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • History • War
DIRECTION:  Je-gyu Kang
CAST:  Jang Dong-gun  •  Won Bin  •  Lee Eun-ju  •  Kong Hyeong-Jin