Is The Gangster, the Cop, the Devil’ based on a true story? Watch ‘The Gangster, the Cop, the Devil’ in UK on Netflix!

There is no specific time to watch an absolute banger crime movie based on a true story! You’ve come to the right place if you’re searching for one! You can now watch ‘The Gangster, the Cop, the Devil’ in the UK on US Netflix, released on May 15, 2019.

The Korean movie plot follows an exciting twist: a serial killer mistakenly attempts to kill a mob mafia boss, Jang Dong-soo, and the gangster manager to survive. He is on the run to punish the man who tried to end his life.

Watch ‘The Gangster, the Cop, the Devil’ in the UK on Netflix!

Apart from The Gangster, the cop, and The Devil, you can watch plenty of other crime movies such as Criminal minds, I am a Killer, and Girl in the Mirror on American Netflix.

The Gangster, the Cop, the Devil Netflix trailer

Directed by Won-Tae Lee, A serial killer whose killing weapon is a knife, religiously follows violent murders at night, making a living out of it. However, one day, his hit list includes the gangster boss Jang Dong Soo. Won stabs him, concluding that Jang is dead, but somehow Won manages to survive. Now, Won wishes to find out who attempted to kill him, for which he comes on peaceful terms with a cop, teaming up with him to catch the bad guy. The story is a vigorous pursuit of an alliance between two opposite people.

The Gangster, the Cop, the Devil: IMDB, release date, and more!

The movie was released on May 15, 2019, and has made its way to Netflix. The movie follows a crime genre with a hint of humour here and there. The film received 6.9/10 on IMDB but 4/5 on vampire online.

One of the reviews mentions that the cinematography, suspense, and thrill were consistent throughout the movie, and the viewer did not get bored even for a second. the film got the person hooked. Furthermore, the cast performed exceptionally well in the movie.

“I’ve seen a lot of other South Korean action films, and this is easily one of the best I’ve seen to date. The pace never slows, the tension never ends, and the fight sequences serve you adrenaline in a high amount. The twists and turns injected into the plot from time to time keep the intrigue alive.” –Prashast Singh

Is The Gangster, the Cop, the Devil based on a true story?

Yes, the movie is based on true events. Although the details of the actual incident have been kept confidential the film is heavily inspired by a real-life story.

The Gangster, the Cop, the Devil cast

  • Ma Dong-seok
  • Kim Seong-gyoo
  • Kim Mu-yeol
  • Lee Eun-saem
  • Kim Gyu-ri
  • Choi Min-chul
  • Yoo Jae Myung
  • Heo Dong-won
  • Yoo Seung-mok
  • Kim Yoon-Sung
  • Jeon Bae-soo
  • Yoon Young-kyun
  • Oh Hee-joon
  • Cha Soon-bae
  • Moon Dong-hyeok

Is there going to be a remake of the movie?

Paramount Pictures plans to recreate a US version of the classic movie and would star Don Lee, to return and reprise his role as The gang boss.

Lee serves as the movie’s director, accompanied by e Chris S. Lee, CEO of B&C Content; Billy Acumen, CEO of BA Entertainment; and Sylvester Stallone and Braden Aftergood. The movie is at its initial stage right now.

Ma Dong Seok movies

  • The Outlaws
  • The Roundup
  • Train to Busan
  • The Roundup

What else can you watch on Netflix?


What language is The Gangster, the Cop, the Devil?

The movie is in Korean but offers English audio and subtitles.

What happens at the end of The Gangster, the Cop, the Devil?

The killer escapes.. yet again.

Is The Gangster, the Cop, the Devil worth watching?

The movie is solid and top-notch.

Is The Gangster, the Cop, the Devil on Hulu?

No, The Gangster, the Cop, the Devil is not on Hulu, it is on Netflix.

Anoosha Khan
Anoosha Khan

Anoosha Khan is a film critic and entertainment editor based in the UK. She has been reporting about celebs and movies for WatchinUK for the past year.

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