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Sympathy for Lady Vengeance (Chinjeolhan geumjassi) (2005)

 Sympathy for Lady Vengeance
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Yeong-ae Lee Yeong-ae Lee
Geum-ja Lee
Min-sik Choi Min-sik Choi
Mr. Baek
Shi-hoo Kim Shi-hoo Kim
Tony Barry Tony Barry
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Anne Cordiner Anne Cordiner
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Su-hee Go Su-hee Go
Hye-jeong Kang Hye-jeong Kang
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Seo-Kyung Chung Seo-Kyung Chung


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Do you really think an angel resides in me?

6 years, 10 months ago at Jan 19 19:35
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''Do you really think an angel resides in me? If so, where was that angel...When I was committing such an evil act?''

After thirteen and half years in prison for kidnapping and murdering the boy Park Won-mo, Geum-ja Lee is released and tries to fix her life...

Yeong-ae Lee: Geum-ja Lee

Chinjeolhan geumjassi(2005) translating as Lady Vengeance is the th... read more


2 years, 8 months ago at Mar 22 1:10
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So finally I completed Chan Wook Park's revenge trilogy after watching this. I really love the first two (especially Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance) so I will be bluntly honest with this one when I say that this is not as good as first two movies. I was always hesitant on watching this one because I thought that Yeong-ae Lee can't pull it off (because I am used to seeing her as an abused maid or whate... read more


9 years, 1 month ago at Oct 21 16:04
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Another superlative effort from Chan-wook Park. As a big fan of Oldboy I was desperate to see this film, though to be totally honest, I didn't expect it to live up to my high expectations. I was pleasantly surprised however.

An intriguing storyline which unravels itself at an almost painstaking pace and culminates in an uneasy and gory finale. The trademark 'stylised' violence is s... read more
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The final installment of director Chan Wook Park's revenge trilogy (preceded by Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance and Oldboy) chronicles the efforts of Lee Geum-ja (Yeong-ae Lee) -- known to her cellmates as "the kind Ms. Geum-ja" -- to track down the man who betrayed her. Taking the rap for her accomplice and incarcerated for 13 long years, she plots an elaborate retribution with help from her fellow inmates.
Release date: 29 July 2005
Tags: Drama (15), Korean (15), Revenge (15), Korea (13), 2000s (13), Thriller (11), 2005 (10), South Korea (9), Violence (8), Crime (8), Asian (7), Martial Arts (6), Bank Robbery (6), Stylist (5), Spy (4), School (4), (4), Vigilantism (4), Dog (4), Murder (4)
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" Directed by: Chan-wook Park With: Yeong-ae Lee, Min-sik Choi, Shi-hoo Kim Plot: 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 death. With the help of fellow inmates and reunited with her daughter, she gets closer and closer to her goal. But will her actions lead to the relief she seeks?"

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