The Whistleblower is based on the true story of disgraced Korean researcher whose unethical practices were exposed after he received critical alarm for good work.
- Movie: The Whistleblower (English title)
- Revised romanization: Jeboja
- Hangul: 제보자
- Director: Yim Soonrye
- Writer: Lee Choon-Hyung
- Producer: Jung Sung-Hoon, Shin Bum-Soo, Nam Jung-Il
- Cinematographer: Park Young-Joon
- Release Date: October 2, 2014
- Runtime: 113 min.
- Genre: Based on True Story / Drama
- Distributor: Megabox Plus M
Lee Jang-Hwan (Lee Kyoung-Young) receives widespread acclaim and media attention after successfully cloning human embryo stem cells. A TV news program PD, Yoon Min-Cheol (Park Hae-Il) receives a phone call from an anonymous source. The anonymous source is Shim Min-Ho (Yoo Yeon-Seok) who has done stem cell research with Lee Jang-Hwan in the past. Shim Min-Ho blows the whistle on Lee Jang-Hwan’s work. Results were fabricated along with other unethical practices. PD Yoon Min-Cheol believes Shim Min-Ho and decides to take his story public.
- Movie is based on the true story of disgraced Korean researcher Dr. Hwang Woo-Suk.