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The Happy Life (즐거운 인생)

즐거운 인생 (Jeul-geo-woon In-saeng)

Directed by Lee Joon-ik (이준익)

Screenplay by

Comedy Drama

112min | Release date in South Korea :


Sang-woo, the leader of college rock band Volcano, dies and sets up a reunion for Gi-yeong and the other members of the group. Former bass player Seong-wook lives a hand-to-mouth existence working two jobs. Drummer Hyeok-su is a single father struggling to make a living as a car salesman. The jobless lead guitarist Gi-yeong dreams of taking over Volcano as the new frontman. When he suggests they reform the band while the old friends reminisce at the funeral, they all spurn the idea. But Gi-yeong persists and gets each to relent, setting the stage for a rock and roll reunion.


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  • LEE Joon-ik Explores Love and War
    2007/08/08, Source,
    Celebrated director Lee Joon-ik will next film Nimeun Mon Gose (English translation: "Someone Dear is Far Away"), about a woman who sets out to search for her missing-in-action husband during the Vietnam War. She decides to become a member of a,...More
  • Korean films line up for Chuseok holiday
    2007/07/20, Source,
    The summer season has been dominated by Hollywood blockbusters, but a wide collection of Korean films are lining up for a release during the Chuseok holiday in September.

    The holiday, which will effectively last from September 22 to 26, is traditionally one of the busiest times of the year at th,...
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 Produced by
 Jo Cheol-hyeon (조철현)
CJ Entertainment (CJ Entertainment)
 Choi Seok-hwan (최석환)
 Production department
 Lee Byung-hoon (이병훈)
 Bang Joon-seok (방준석)
 Kim Sang-beom (김상범)
 Kim Jae-beom (김재범)
 Jang Youn-Jung (장윤정)
 Jang Youn-Jung (장윤정)
 Makeup department
112 min 35mm Cinemascope (2.35)
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Release date in South Korea : 2007/09/12
South Korean Box Office
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As of 2007.10.14 : 1,178,093 admissions (total)
As of 2007.10.07 : 1,085,758 admissions (total)
As of 2007.09.30 : 929,610 admissions (total)
As of 2007.09.23 : 488,004 admissions (total)
As of 2007.09.16 : 258,531 admissions (total)

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i really love jang keun sok.. his character in YB.. i really miss d drama. i watch it 2 tyms:)
2010-02-07 04:32:38
2008-11-22 21:44:09
i love Jang Guen sok >.,
i'm surprise becoz I find geun suk looks so matured here...
2007-11-11 04:54:55
2007-11-07 04:21:12
i want to watch this movie..hmm
jang see u soon!!!i will never give up imaging that one day we will be meet..^_^
2007-11-02 03:35:53
2007-11-02 03:31:28
i hope that ur movie living a happy life will click to everyoneas the one eho admires u?
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