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Memories of Murder is a sud coréen film of genre Drama directed by Bong Joon-ho released in USA on 19 october 2020 with Song Kang-ho

Memories of Murder (2003)

살인의 추억

Memories of Murder
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Released in USA 19 october 2020
Length 2h12
Directed by
Genres Drama,    Thriller,    Crime
Rating80% 4.0498554.0498554.0498554.0498554.049855

Memories of Murder (Hangul: 살인의 추억; RR: Sarinui chueok) is a 2003 South Korean crime-drama film directed by Bong Joon-ho. It is based on the true story of the Korea's first serial murder in history, which took place between 1986 and 1991 in Hwaseong, Gyeonggi Province. Song Kang-ho and Kim Sang-kyung star as Detective Park and Detective Seo, respectively, two of the detectives trying to solve the crimes.

The film was the second feature film directed by Bong Joon-ho, following his 2000 debut film Barking Dogs Never Bite. The screenplay was adapted by Bong and Shim Sung-bo from Kim Kwang-rim's 1996 stage play about the same subject. The film's cinematography, as well as Song Kang-ho's performance, earned it wide praise.


In October 1986, a young woman is found raped and murdered in a ditch near a field. Soon after, another woman is found raped and murdered in a field. Local detective Park Doo-man, not having dealt with such a serious case before, is overwhelmed; key evidence is improperly collected, the police's investigative methods are suspect, and their forensic technology is near non-existent. Detective Seo Tae-yoon is sent from Seoul to assist them; their methods clash and he is unable to convince them they are dealing with a serial killer until his predictions of another murder come true. He realizes that the killer waits until a rainy night, and only kills women wearing red. A female police officer realizes that a local radio station is always requested to play a particular song during the nights the murders are committed.


Song Kang-ho

(Detective Park Doo-man)
Park Hae-il

(Park Hyeon-gyu)
Kim Sang-kyung

(Detective Seo Tae-yoon)
Kim Roi-ha
Byun Hee-bong

(Sergeant Koo Hee-bong)
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