Sympathy for Lady Vengeance(Movie, 2005)

Original title: "친절한 금자씨" (Korean/KO)
| 1h 55min | Genres: Drama, Thriller
Sympathy for Lady VengeanceRating: 3.8/5 (with 446 votes)
Lady Vengeance (Korean: 친절한 금자씨; RR: Chinjeolhan geumjassi; lit. '"Kind-hearted Geum-ja"'; titled Sympathy for Lady Vengeance in Australia) is a 2005 South Korean psychological thriller film directed by Park Chan-wook. The film is the third installment in Park's Vengeance Trilogy, following Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance (2002) and Oldboy (2003). It stars Lee Young-ae as Lee Geum-ja, a woman released from prison after serving the sentence for a murder she did not commit. The film tells her story of revenge against the real murderer. The film debuted on 29 July 2005 in South Korea, and competed for the Golden Lion at the 62nd Venice International Film Festival in September 2005. While it failed to win in competition, it did walk away with Cinema of The Future, the Young Lion Award, and the Best Innovated Film Award in the non-competition section. It won the award for Best Film at the 26th Blue Dragon Film Awards. The film had its US premiere on 30 September 2005 at the New York Film Festival. It began its limited re... ()
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Awards & Nominations for Sympathy for Lady Vengeance

European Film Award for Best Non-european Film

About Sympathy for Lady Vengeance

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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Additional Information

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Production country: South Korea
Original language: Korean (KO)
Spoken languages: English (EN), Japanese (JA), Korean (KO)
Translated into 24 languages: Bulgarian (BG), Czech (CS), German (DE), Greek (EL), English (EN), Spanish (ES), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Japanese (JA), Georgian (KA), Korean (KO), Dutch (NL), Norwegian (NO), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Romanian (RO), Russian (RU), Swedish (SV), Thai (TH), Turkish (TR), Ukrainian (UK), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 09/30/2005 (World premiere: 07/29/2005)
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"Simpatía por la mujer venganza"
"Lady Vingança"
"Nebohá paní Pomsta"
"Lady Vengeance"
"Lady Vengeance - Leben für die Rache"
"Kind-Hearted Ms. Geum-Ja"
"Lady Vengeance"
"I ekdikisi mias kyrias"
"Sincere geum-ja"
"Simpatija za gđu Osvetu"
"Simpatija za gdu. Osvetnicu"
"A bosszú asszonya"
"Lady Vendetta"
"Shinsetsu-na Kumuja-san"
"Chinjeolhan geumjassi"
"Qin-joe-han gump-ja-she"
"Señora venganza"
"Shed Tears for Lady Vengeance"
"Pani zemsta"
"Vingança Planeada"
"Dulcea ei razbunare"
"Simpatije za gospođicu Osvetu"
"Сочувствие госпоже Месть"
"Intikam Melegi"
"Lady Vengeance"

3 movies in the Vengeance Collection

2002 Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance ("복수는 나의 것")
2003 Oldboy ("올드보이")
2005 Sympathy for Lady Vengeance

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