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Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance

Also Known As: 복수는 나의 것
29th March 2002
2h 9m
Park Chan-wook
Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance poster

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Ryu, a deaf-mute man has a sister in desperate need of a kidney transplant. In order to afford the transplant, Ryu and his girlfriend develop a plan to kidnap his former boss's daughter. Things go horribly wrong, and the situation spirals rapidly into a cycle of violence, death and revenge.

If you started watching this film now, it would finish at approximately 2:42pm.


Shin Ha-kyun
Approx Filming Age ≈ 27
Song Kang-ho Song Kang-ho
Approx Filming Age ≈ 34
Bae Doona
Approx Filming Age ≈ 22
Im Ji-eun
Approx Filming Age ≈ 28
Han Bo-bae
Approx Filming Age ≈ 7
Park Chan-wook
Approx Filming Age ≈ 38
Jeong Gyu-su
Approx Filming Age ≈ 44
Lee Yoon-Mi
Approx Filming Age ≈ 20
Shin Jung-geun
Approx Filming Age ≈ 35
Oh Gwang-rok
Approx Filming Age ≈ 39
Jung Jae-young
Approx Filming Age ≈ 31
Lee Kan-hie
Approx Filming Age ≈ 32
Ryoo Seung-wan
Approx Filming Age ≈ 28
Lee Geum-hee
Approx Filming Age ≈ 35
Ji Dae-han
Approx Filming Age ≈ 32
Ryoo Seung-bum
Approx Filming Age ≈ 21
Ki Joo-bong
Approx Filming Age ≈ 46
Lee Dae-yeon
Approx Filming Age ≈ 37

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50% Surprising
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Death of Child
Graphic Violence
Sexual Content
Self Harm
Tobacco Use

Cast Age

Estimated Ages At Time of Filming

4% 0-12
25% 20-29
38% 30-39
8% 40-49
25% Unknown

Cast Genders

Who Is Most Represented

29% Female
71% Male

Good/Bad Characters

More Heroes of Villains?

4% Bad
96% Unknown

Character Types

What Characters Feature

4% CEO
13% Detective
8% Doctor
4% Engineer
4% Factory Worker
13% Labourer
4% Radio DJ
50% Unknown