Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance


Release Date: August 19, 2005
Running Time: 121 mins.
MPAA Rating: R
Box Office: $45,243.00
Genre: Action, Drama, Foreign, Thriller


Ryu, a young factory worker, has recently quit art school in order to look after his sister, who is dying a slow, agonizing death for want of a kidney. When a doctor tells Ryu that he is an unsuitable donor and that the chances of finding one are slim, Ryu turns to the black market. But the old lady who runs an underground ring cheats him, taking both his life savings and his kidney and leaving him without the kidney she promised in exchange. Ryu's girlfriend, a Raggedy-Ann leftist named Youngmin, urges Ryu to kidnap the four-year-old daughter of industrialist owner Park Dong-jin, who recently laid off Ryu and many other workers from his factory. Ryu agrees, but just as the plan is on the ve...

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