Running Turtle is a 2009 South Korean film about a countryside detective trying to capture a legendary prison breaker. Released on June 11, 2009, it was directed by Lee Yeon-woo and starred Kim Yoon-seok and Jung Kyung-ho.
Jo Pil-seong is an idle detective who spends his time scratching off lottery tickets in his office, while his wife and children work in a manwha shop. Pil-seong secretly takes his wife's emergency money of and tells his friend to bet it on a bull name Gomi in a bullfight. Gomi is declared as a winner, and Pil-seong's friends celebrate their victory later that night as they wait for him to arrive.
|editor||Steve M. Choe|
|genre||action comedy crime|
|keywords||arrest bullfight bullhorn bury cell phone escaped prisoner fair fight fight fishing village force handcuff hide human rib cage kick out learn lottery ticket manwha moving on pepper spray policeman public humiliation salute scratch scratch cards scratching off lottery tickets sleep strike surround taekwondo wife and child|
|musicBy||Jang Young-gyu Lee Byung-Hoon|
|producer||Lee Choon-Yeon Lee Mi-yeong|
|theme||action comedy martial arts south korean|