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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 Sang-hwan’s delinquent ways land him behind bars…
2005 | Winner: FIPRESCI Prize (Quinzaine des Réalisateurs)
2005 | 2 wins including: Best Supporting Actress
Ryoo Seung-Wan's best film, no competition.
It's sad how this is never mentioned when people talk about the best films from Korea. I didn't think much of it when I first saw it, but it's climax has left an undeniable mark in my mind.
I really loved this movie.