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Romance Joe (로맨스 조)

로맨스 조 (Ro-maen-seu Jo)

Directed by Lee Kwang-kuk (이광국)

Screenplay by

Drama Melodrama Romance

115min | Release date in South Korea :

When a film director screams he cannot write a single word for his next project, a coffee shop waitress promises a good story if she’s paid the night. One day she knocked the wrong door when Romance JOE was committing suicide. There the waitress got to know about his first love in high school. Finally Romance JOE decides to live again and visits his hometown to retrace his memories.


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  • Art and Culture

    2012/10/11, Source,
    And now it's time for our arts and culture segment with Michelle Kim. Today she has news on the British Film Institute's annual film festival that opened in London yesterday and an update on the world premiere of a film starring Salma Hayek and Kevin James. Hello Michelle [Reporter : ] Hello Conn-young So, what will you start us off with[Reporter : ] The BFI London Film Festival, the largest film event in the UK, kicked off yesterday with some of the best films from established and emerging filmmakers, including 6 from Korea, and enough red carpet glamour to keep the paparazzi happy. Take a look. The 56th BFI London Film Festival opened yesterday as A-list stars from all over the world, including Tim Burton, Marion Cotillard and Jeremy Irvine, hit the red carpet for a bit of glitz and glamour before the opening film got started,...More
  • [HanCinema's Film Review] Korean Weekend Box Office 2012.04.13 ~ 2012.04.15

    HanCinema's Korean Box Office Review (2012.04.13 ~ 2012.04.15) Lee Yong-joo-I's "Architecture 101" is denied its forth-straight week as the number one film in Korea, due to the Hollywood blockbuster "Battleship" hitting Korean cinemas. Peter Berg's sci-fi action flick captured 41.80% of the ticket sales and cost an estimated $200 million to produce. The 674 457 admissions it received was more than double that of "Architecture 101" or Kim Hyeong-joon-I's "The Scent", which took in 254,502 and 242,691 admissions respectfully,...More
  • Korean Box Office for the Week-end 2012.04.13 ~ 2012.04.15

    2012/04/15, Source,
    The number one movie this week is "Battleship",...More

    2012/04/04, Source,
    FILMFEST DC: Korean embassy introduces two south korean films at the washington, dc international film festival "Arrow, The Ultimate Weapon" and "Romance Joe". Festival spotlights international comedies and caribbean journeys from april 12 - 22, 2012 WASHINGTON-In its 26th year, Filmfest DC: The Washington, DC International Film Festival is presenting more than 80 films from about 41 countries at top venues in Washington, DC. A full list of films, locations and screening times is now available on the Filmfest DC website,,...More
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 Lim Soon-rye (임순례)
 Production department
 Park Jin-seok-I (박진석)
115 min 
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Airing dates : 2012/03/08
South Korean Box Office
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As of 2012.04.15 : 3 440 admissions (total)
As of 2012.04.01 : 3 247 admissions (total)
As of 2012.02.3.25 : 2 972 admissions (total)
As of 2012.02.3.18 : 2 270 admissions (total)
As of 2012.02.3.11 : 1 016 admissions (total)

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