Over My Dead Body (International English title) / Return of the Corpse (literal title)(시체가 돌아왔다)is a March 29, 2012 Movie directed by Woo Sun-Ho South Korea.
Science researcher Hyun-Chul ( Lee Beom-Soo ) demonstrates with co-workers against the company president, who stole an important semiconductor chip and is attempting to flee to the United States. Meanwhile, the company president makes his escape from the protesters in an ambulance. During his escape, the executive cuts a wound in his arm and implants the chip there.
While, Hyun-Chul and co-worker Han Jin-Soo ( Jeong In-Gi ) head for home, Han Jin-Soo is hit by a speeding car. Hyun-Chul thinks it isn't an accident. He contacts Han Jin-Soo's daughter Dong-Hwa ( Kim Ok-Vin ) and they meet at the police station. After visting her father at the hospital, Dong-Hwa becomes worried about how to pay for her father's hospital bills. On a TV at the hospital, they learn that the company president died from a heart attack. Hyun-Chul and Dong-Hwa then come up with the idea to steal the body of the company president for ransom.
Their plan goes somewhat according to plan, but Hyung-Chul and Dong-Hwa soon realize that they didn't steal a corpse, but an actual live person ( Ryoo Seung-Bum )!
The story revolves around three main characters and a body. A man fakes his own suicide for insurance money and another man uses the body to fight a gang. With him is a woman who trusts him implicitly. LEE Beom-soo is a former biotech lab researcher and KIM plays the daughter of his senior colleague. KIM Ok-bin's hot pink hair drew a lot of media interest. The film has elements of social satire and comedy as well as character comedy. At the core of the comedy is various unexpected situations as different characters come ogether. There are also chase scenes shot around Banpo Bridge and the surrounding high-rise blocks. Director WU won the comedy award for the 4th Mise- en-Scene Short Film Festival with My
Really Mike and Over My Dead Body marks his debut feature. Considering how the Korean film industry is trying to tighten its , the for this film is above the average at $2.6 million.