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Highway Star (복면 달호)

복면 달호 (Bok-myeon Dal-ho)

Directed by Kim Hyun-soo (김현수), Kim Sang-chan (김상찬)

Screenplay by , ,

Comedy Drama

114min | Release date in South Korea :


Dal-ho’s only dream is to become a famous rock singer. To make a living in a small town, his rock band is forced to play enka (country music) in clubs instead of rock’n roll. One day, opportunity knocks and he gets a chance to make a debut album. It is only after he signs the contract that he realizes he has to sing enka, not rock music. On his first stage debut, Dal-ho hides his face behind a mask out of shame. However, his voice rocks the nation and people’s curiosity doubles at the popularity of the new star.


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 Produced by
 Lee Kyung-kyu (이경규)
 Hiroshi Saito (齊藤ひろし)
 Original work
 Kyeong Min-ho (경민호)
 Lee Kyung-kyu (이경규)
 Production department
 So Joon-moon (소준문)
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114 min 35mm Panoramic (1.85)
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Release date in South Korea : 2007/02/14
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As of 2007.03.18 : 1,521,717 admissions (total)
As of 2007.03.11 : 1,475,481 admissions (total)
As of 2007.03.04 : 1,330,663 admissions (total)
As of 2007.02.25 : 1,008,280 admissions (total)
As of 2007.02.18 : 398,348 admissions (total)

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Funny n entertaining, good movie, love trot music
2008-03-23 12:37:26
2007-12-03 01:25:55
annyong haseyo !!! cha tae hyun is really cool !!
I don't know Cha Tae Hyun had a good voice before watching it
2007-11-26 10:37:21
2007-10-10 01:03:55
I thought Korean Movies are only good in drama, But this one made me roll in laughter. A Very funny movie:)
this movie was hilarious! it was crazy funny.
2007-07-24 08:11:31
2007-06-30 11:31:54
i watched Highway Star and the Cha Tae Hyun kept the character he played for REAL. i totally believe he was a rock singer who will die when he sing that TROT songs but in the end he Nailed it with something i just simply love to hear...the movie captured
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