My Wife is a Gangster (조폭 마누라) is a 2001 South Korean film about a female gang boss who needs to get married to fulfill her dying sister’s wishes. Eun-jin was separated from her older sister Yu-jin as kids from an orphanage. She grew up to be the gangster, and adopted the nickname of Mantis. Upon discovering that Yu-jin had cancer, she insisted on giving an operation. The dying Yu-jin wished that her sister would marry soon.
Directed by Cho Jin-gyu
Written by Kang Hyo-jin, Kim Moon-sung
Release date 2001 (South Korea)
Running time 107 min.