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Genre  Action, Crime, Drama
Music director  Jo Seong-woo, Kim Jae-Won
Writer  San Sim
Language  Korean
7.2/10 IMDb

Director  Kim Sung-su
Screenplay  San Sim
Duration  
Country  South Korea
Beat (1997 film) movie poster
Release date  May 3, 1997 (1997-05-03)
Based on  Beat  by Huh Young-man
Cast  So-young Ko (Romi), Im Chang-Jung (Whan), Yu Oh-seong (Tae Soo), Jung Woo-Sung (Min)
Similar movies  Jung Woo-sung movies, Movies about South Korea, Movies about gangs

Beat (Hangul: 비트; RR: Biteu) is 1997 South Korean gangster film directed by Kim Sung-su and written by Sam Shin about a high school dropout who is forced into gang life. Jung Woo-sung played the lead Min and Ko So-young his love interest Romy. The plot is based on a bestselling graphic novel by Huh Young-man.

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The role solidified Jung as a leading Korean actor and was also based on his real-life experience as a high school dropout. This was the third and final film pairing Jung and Ko, but the director would later work with Jung again in Musa (2001).

Beat (1997 film) movie scenes

Plot

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Three friends in Korea all drop out of high school. Min is a feared brawler whose widowed mother is a drunk. The story traces his journey from high school to the underworld as his best friend introduces him to life in the mob. Complicating Min's life further is his love for the volatile Romy, a girl from an upper-class family with dreams of going to a prestigious college.

Cast

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  • Jung Woo-sung ... Min
  • Ko So-young ... Romy
  • Yoo Oh-sung ... Tae-soo
  • Im Chang-jung ... Hwan-gyu
  • Sa Hyeon-jin
  • Song Geum-sig
  • Jang Dong-jik
  • Shin Burm-sik
  • Kim Boo-seon ... Madam Shin
  • Lee In-ock

  • Beat (1997 film) Beat Korean Movie1997 Dramastyle
    Beat (1997 film) Beat Korean Movie1997 Dramastyle
    Beat (1997 film) Beat 1997
    Beat (1997 film) Beat 1997 Trailer YouTube

    References

    Beat (1997 film) Wikipedia
    Beat (1997 film) IMDbBeat (1997 film) Rotten TomatoesBeat (1997 film) themoviedb.org


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