Memoir of a Murderer

(살인자의 기억법)


2017 BFI London Film Festival



Based on the bestselling novel of the same name, Memoir of a Murdereris a big summer hit in Korea, with over 1 million admissions in just 5 days of its release. This intense thriller is directed by Won Shin-yun (The Suspect) and stars multiple award-winning actor Seol Kyung-gu (Haeundae), Kim Nam-gil (The Shameless) and pop singer Kim Seol-hyun (girl group AOA).

Retiredserial killer Byung-su (Seol Kyung-gu) suffers from Alzheimer’sDisease as a result of a traffic accident 17 years ago.It was also the same accident that stopped him from killingand allowed him to live a normal life with hisdaughterEun-hee (Kim Seol-hyun).

When a series of murders occur in his neighborhood, Byung-su starts to worrywhether the killings are his doings during his memory lapses.Soon after, he comes across Eun-hee’s boyfriend Tae-ju(Kim Nam-gil)and instinctively knows that he’s the serial killer. Byung-su tries to find firm evidenceonTae-ju, only to raise Tae-ju’s interest on him and Eun-hee. With his memory slippingany moment, Byung-su must find a way to stop Tae-jubefore he gets to Eun-hee.




Cast: Seol Kyung-gu, Kim Nam-gil, Kim Seol-hyun                  
Director: Won Shin-yun
Duration (min) : 118 min (tbc), Th/Ed
Version: Theatrical, Edited
Grade: PG-13
Genre: Thriller, Crime
Language: Korean
Subtitles: Chinese and English/ English





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