I Saw the Devil Synopsis
The line between good and evil blurs when an agent tracks down his fiancee's killer.
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St. Louis Post-Dispatch

By Calvin Wilson
A terrific but uncompromising film that's definitely not for everyone.
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88

Miami Herald

By Rene Rodriguez
Director Kim Jee-woon's astonishing story of a serial killer who picks the wrong man's fiancée to murder, is so extreme and intense that it...
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80

Boxoffice Magazine

By Pam Grady
Plenty of people die in I Saw the Devil, but it is that first attack on Ju-yeon in the movie's opening minutes that reverberates through...
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75

New York Post

By V.A. Musetto
You won't soon forget it -- if you have the guts to see it.
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75

Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
Somewhere in all the blood (sickening realism is a selling point), a question is posed: When does the one fighting a monster become a...
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63

Orlando Sentinel

By Roger Moore
A thriller that makes you wish you knew how to scream "O.M.G." in Korean.
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63

The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

By Liam Lacey
A typical mixture of the artful and the repellent.
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50

Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
But that ending is a whopper all the same: a heartless blast of tragedy, exploitation, amusement, and general flagrance.
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50

San Francisco Chronicle

By Amy Biancolli
An artfully depraved piece of South Korean torture porn directed by Kim Ji-woon, is a skillful serial-killer thriller in keeping with the...
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40

The Hollywood Reporter

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On any number of levels, "Devil" is troublesome at best, offensive at worst.
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Intense ride!!!

By sparky4444
Brilliantly directed and it kept me on the edge of my seat for a solid two and half hours. I saw this film at Sundance and it is truly one the best psychological thrillers I've ever seen. It's...

it was geay

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I Saw the Devil review

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a raw chilling suspense thriller...

Awesome

By Kinishra22
If your a fan of foreign films you will love this movie I never saw a preview so was expecting something totally different and I was caught in it from the beginning it is a long movie so make sure you...

By stric75
A bit boring and cliche, over-stretched at some point and therefore by one hour too long. It's not worth the cinema visit but as a DVD option it's cool....

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Rated NR