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

MPAA Rating R

Status Released

Release Date 2003-11-21

Runtime 120 minutes

Budget $3m

Revenue $15m


TMDB 8.3


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calum shared a tip "Dark and intense, but extremely powerful."

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RicoLoveDinero shared a tip "Such a good movie I haven't seen in years"

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gregorio_arganda shared a tip "This is one of my top 10 movies of all time"

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mco shared a tip "Quintessential. This is the movie that opened my eyes to Korean cinema."

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drunkbanthas shared a tip "😯😬😢🤢🤮☹️👏🏾👍🏾"

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hanmeblvck shared a tip "Great korean movie !! Such perfect mind wrote the story compared to anything old in korea"

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koroegf shared a tip "Holy **** this movie is too damn amazing"

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hmhayes000 shared a tip "Yes! I totally forgot this movie existed"

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vivi_simmons shared a tip "Is it better to live in a happy lie or to live in a sad reality? Watch this movie!"

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lyndon_bray shared a tip "Awesome"

brooklyn_bleek shared a tip "Classic! This movie turned me into a huge Foreign cinema fan in the early 2000s..."

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maureen- shared a tip "Watch Korean version, not American remake"

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jeff_teuton shared a tip "The plot is dark, and really messed up, but the ride there is wild and exciting."

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jaq_gaeta shared a tip "So messed up dude.... but enjoyable in a morbid curiosity way. Like watching a car crash."

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joanna_montoya shared a tip "An absolute classic, and great introduction to Korean film, especially if you like darker movies packed with action!"

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ChrisVanharmelen shared a tip "One of the best twists of all time in my books."

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finnkomtrikru shared a tip "Best thriller I've ever seen"

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james_livingstone shared a tip "Omg I forgot about this one, extremely painful (in a good way) twist at the end !!"

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Ryansmoviereview shared a tip "The American version is good too but this is probably better"

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evie_klemm shared a tip "The hallway fight scene!"

robert_harriott shared a tip "Refuse to see the new one as this one is so screwed up brilliant!"

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repugnant_riddles_p shared a tip "One of my all time favorite films"

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miau shared a tip "Thrillers are not my thing yet this movie is one of my favorites"

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Kalamari_Punch shared a tip "Search 25:1 on YouTube"

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saytonic shared a tip "One of my favorite korean films, i was not prepared for the twist and turns."

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moxy_rad shared a tip "Some of my favorite actors, a truly twisted plot and yet the cinematography is gorgeous"

alex_1676 shared a tip "The premise of being in a “private jail.”"

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keven_dorvil shared a tip "BB keven you love you love"

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joey_hines shared a tip "One of my favorites"

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alex_mcdonald_7638 shared a tip "Hands down, best movie ever. Forget the redone American version. 🙌"

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leo_martinez_ii shared a tip "I though Korean dramas were good this takes the cake!! Awesome hallway fight scene!! The ending will throw you for a loop!!"

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tabatha_surma shared a tip "It's a true classic of not just Korean but all cinema."

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kevin_king_9459 shared a tip "Whatever you do, don’t watch it with family 😅"

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deuxforever shared a tip "Definitely not a date night movie."

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