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Korean 65, Imported Total attendance: They are listed in the order of their release. In their first crack at romantic comedy, Sol and Jeon take on parts which, although lacking the emotional extremes of their previous roles, form the very heart of this charming film.
Sol plays a lovesick bank teller who can't get marriage off his mind. He records videos for his future wife, telling her how curious he is to find out who she will turn out to be.
When he meets a former classmate played by Jin Hee-kyunghe thinks he's finally found his match. Jeon, meanwhile, plays a teacher who works across the street from his bank. After a few accidental meetings, she works up the courage to ask him out, but is rudely rebuffed. This is the debut work of director Park Heung-shik, who worked as assistant director to Hur Jin-ho for Christmas in August Content to revel in the ordinary, it lingers on unimportant details and its heroes' various quirks.
Although at times this comes at the expense of plot, it imparts to the film a sense of honesty, as well as an unhurried pleasure. By the latter half of the film we begin to feel quite intimate with the characters. Ultimately this movie feels like a comfortable old pair of jeans.
While it makes little effort to leap out and grab one's attention, viewers will be pulled in by its light humor and the way it makes its characters' lives feel so familiar.
At the sight of that image, I immediately flashbacked to the top-grossing Korean film ofLee Jeong-guk's The Letter, since a tree had significance in that film. The Letter, to me, exemplifies a melodrama gone wrong, horribly cheezy and forced. Still, it was successful at the Korean box office, so perhaps those in charge of marketing A Day felt an allusion to the imagery of The Letter would allow A Day to dovetail that film's success even though such a scene by a tree never occurs in A Day.
They are a couple who very much wants a child but have had trouble conceiving. When they are finally successful, with the help of modern medical technology, their fantasies about the family life they feel should emerge are challenged by further obstacles that arise.
The film becomes a story on how this couple processes their adversity and how it strengthens rather than weakens their bond. Thankfully, A Day does not end up being to the letter of The Letter.
It comes close at moments, particularly due to the lesser performance of Lee Sung-jae who initially fails in making the playful moments that lovers share convincible.
Still, Lee's character does grow on you, with the help of a confident performance by Ko So-young as his wife, and you begin to appreciate him more. Most of the fights and intimate moments between the couple are believable and notable in what they convey about the growth of the characters and the moral dilemmas their predicament poses.
The standout performance, however, is by Kwon Hae-hyo, the only tolerable presence in an excruciating film of the same year, O Ki-hwan's Last Present.We all thought leaving our high school best friends would be the hardest part about college, and admittedly, I still have a great many friends from back home whom I'm still very close with.
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I could have let it all get into my headI played football, basketball, baseball, and I swam. Feb 14, · 'I'm sick to my stomach': 17 dead in Florida high school shooting; former student in custody.
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