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Release Date: 1999

DVD Release Date: April 17th, 2001

R|1 hr 52 min

Plot Summary
As Inchon citizens run for cover in the pouring rain, a mysterious man walks up Forty Steps and stabs another man to death. He disappears with a briefcase full of cash while his accomplices finish off the dead man's subordinate. The initial police investigation reveals an underground drug world at war. A detective addicted to his job and works by instinct leads the investigation.

Cast: Dong-Kun Jang, Ji-Woo Choi, Sung-kee Ahn, Joong-Hoon Park

Director: Lee Myung-se

Genres: Action

Production Co: Kookmin Venture Capital, Cinema Service, Taewon Entertainment, Fox Video Korea, Samboo Finance Entertainment

Keywords: Deception, 1990s, Dark, Suspenseful, Pursuit, Murder, Rise

Ratings & Reviews

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  • The first 15 minutes of Nowhere to Hide rock, and after that it's got nowhere to hide from its own excesses. show more

  • Lee pushes this joyride into stimulation overdrive, playing with colors and film speeds and surfaces and shadows until it makes perfect sense that a movie should be all about energy, rather than -- well, about anything else at all. show more

  • The entire film is a feast for the eyes that brings to mind the work of Hong Kong ace Wong Kar-Wai. show more

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