Commitment Synopsis
After his father’s botched espionage mission, North Korean Myung-hoon and his young sister Hye-in are sent to a labor prison camp. In order to save his sister’s life, Myung-hoon volunteers to become a spy and infiltrates the South as a teenage...
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Variety

By Maggie Lee
Tyro helmer Park Hong-soo handles wall-to-wall action, political intrigue and adolescent love with a relentless efficiency that befits his...
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Los Angeles Times

By Sheri Linden
Boilerplate shootouts and conflagrations get the better of the movie's second half, but for the most part, first-time director Park...
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50

The Hollywood Reporter

By Frank Scheck
Park Hong-soo’s debut feature includes enough kinetic action sequences to satisfy genre fans even while its dramatic elements leave...
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Washington Post

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Having ruled out humor, the movie emphasizes action and melodrama. Director Park Hong-soo, making his feature debut, handles the former...
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Village Voice

By Simon Abrams
When Commitment isn't a perfectly forgettable action film, it's either an oil-thin melodrama or a charbroiled treat for meatheads.
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The New York Times

By Jeannette Catsoulis
For all the shooting, knifing and nattering about sleeper cells, the film feels weirdly static and terminally tired.
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A definely MUST GO!! You can't miss it!

By adri08vik305
It's a must go! Dumb website won't let me edit my review which clicked "Go" instead of "must go" T-T Definitely a must see! Whether you are a fan of Choi SeungHyun or don't know him! The action...

exquisite, old school action-suspense

By jane305
This is not a jumpy thrill ride of an action movie; no camera shake or constant frenetic action that can leave you too wired to have fun. The acting is quiet, subtle, and much is done without talking,...

Awesome movie

By divue02
I enjoyed the film. A lot of action and emotions going on at the same time. If you haven't seen it, you're definitely missing out on a great film. The storyline was well written. I also love the cast...

DAEBAK!

By csio485
The movie was action-filled and emotion-filled. I really loved watching this movie and would definitely go see it again. If you're looking for an unpredictable action-thriller type of movie, then...

Commitment

By mioshi2003
It was a really good movie, great action scenes, a little laugh on the middle of the movie, good story line. The acting was awesome, especially by T.O.P. But I do not recomend for little kids to go,...

t.o.p was so cool

By yancake
i like it so much... u cant miss it, u will like it, specially with t.o.p in it.. thumbs up...

Theatres

By alexreneedominguez
Is this movie only in select theaters? :( I wish I could see it...

It was awesome

By luisariana873
I loved it , filled with action ,sad at some parts i even cried , a must see!...

Love it!!!

By empire2591
I loved this movie so much, I am recommending it to everyone I know. They should show it in more theaters...

T.O.P.

By mayonaiselou
So worth driving in a snow storm for .. excellent and soul touching. .... I already want to go again!!...

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Rated NR