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Assembly (2015)
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Assembly (2015)
Original name: 어셈블리
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 65 min.
TV show
Story: Jin Sang Pil is elected as a member of the national assembly. Prior to becoming a national assembly member, he worked as a welder in a shipyard. He is simple, brave and righteous, but his work as a national assembly member is poor. With the help of his aid Choi In Kyung, Jin Sang Pil is able to become a honorable national assembly member.
Plot: ship, politics, politician, election, welder, democracy, rise to power
Place: korea

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Duration: 110 min.
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