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A Resistance (항거: 유관순 이야기)

항거: 유관순 이야기 (hwang-geo: yu-kwan-sun i-ya-gi)

Directed by Jo Min-ho (조민호)

Screenplay by

105min | Release date in South Korea :

This is the story of Yu Gwan-sun who was more free than anybody and the women in cell No. 8 of the Seodaemun Prison after the March 1st Movement in 1919.

A Resistance | Cast

  • Go Ah-sung (고아성)
    Go Ah-sung (고아성)
    Yu Gwan-sun (유관순)
  • Kim Sae-byuk (김새벽)
    Kim Sae-byuk (김새벽)
    Kim Hyang-hwa (김향화)
  • Kim Ye-eun (김예은)
    Kim Ye-eun (김예은)
    Kwon Ae-ra (권애라)
  • Jeong Ha-dam (정하담)
    Jeong Ha-dam (정하담)
    Lee Ok-i (이옥이)
  • Ryu Kyung-soo (류경수)
    Ryu Kyung-soo (류경수)
    Nishida, Jeong Choon-yeong (니시다, 정춘영)
  • Kim Nam-jin-I (김남진)
    Kim Nam-jin-I (김남진)
    Man-seok's mother (만석모)
  • Kim Ji-seong (김지성)
    Kim Ji-seong (김지성)
    Im Myeong-ae (임명애)
  • Lee Sung-won (이성원)
    Lee Sung-won (이성원)
    Chief of security (보안과장)
    Sim Tae-yeong (심태영)
    Yoo Woo-seok (유우석)
  • Choi Il-soon (최일순)
    Choi Il-soon (최일순)
    Jo Sang-pil (조상필)
  • Lee Yeong-seok (이영석)
    Lee Yeong-seok (이영석)
    Chief (소장)
    Lee Soo-yeon (이수연)
    Female prison officer (여간수)
  • Choi Moo-sung (최무성)
    Choi Moo-sung (최무성)
    Yoo Joong-kwon, father (유중권, 父)
    Oh Ji-yeong (오지영)
    Lee So-je, mother (이소제, 母)
  • Ha Sung-kwang (하성광)
    Ha Sung-kwang (하성광)
    So-ji (소지)
    Im Ja-hye (임자혜)
    Park Sin-sam (박신삼)
    Na Noo-ri (나누리)
    Choi Nancy (최난씨)
    Jeong So-yeong (정소영)
    Eo Yoon-hee (어윤희)
    Im Yoo-jeong (임유정)
    Moon Sang-ok (문상옥)
    Park Ji-won (박지원)
    Lee Sin-ae (이신애)
    Chae Song-hwa (채송화)
    Lee Yong-nyeo (이용녀)
    Sin Yeong-joo (신영주)
    Constable No (노순경)
  • Kim Yeon-jung (김연정)
    Kim Yeon-jung (김연정)
    Han Soo-ja (한수자)
    Im Yoon-jin (임윤진)
    Sim Myeong-cheol (심명철)
    Jo Ah-ra-II (조아라)
    So Eun-sook (소은숙)
    Kim Yeong-eun (김영은)
    So Eun-myeong (소은명)
    Kim Eun-hee (김은희)
    Ji Eun-won (지은원)
    Choi Mi-ra (최미라)
    Park Yang-soon (박양순)
  • Jang Min-young (장민영)
    Jang Min-young (장민영)
    Kim Hyo-soon (김효순)
    Im Yeong-hye (임영혜)
    Lee Nam-gyoo (이남규)
    Sin Hyeon-jin (신현진)
    Kim Eui-soon (김의순)
    Kim Sin-yeong (김신영)
    Seong Hye-ja (성혜자)
    Bae Hyang (배향)
    Kim Kyeong-hwa (김경화)
    Yoon Ye-sol (윤예솔)
    Kim Seong-jae (김성재)
    Kim Hyeon-ho (김현호)
    Chief guard (간수장)
    Kim Myeong (김명)
    Shooting prison officer (촬영간수)
    Oh Sang-moo (오상무)
    Chair head (주재소장)
  • Yool Chan (율찬)
    Yool Chan (율찬)
    Prison officer 1 (간수 1)
    Gong Jeong-hyeon (공정현)
    Prison officer 2 (간수 2)
    Yoon Sang-don (윤상돈)
    Prison officer 3 (간수 3)
    Ryoo Seong-min (류성민)
    Prison officer 4 (간수 4)
  • Lee Hyung-won (이형원)
    Lee Hyung-won (이형원)
    Laundry prison officer (세탁소 간수)
    Ha Jin (하진)
    Laundry prisoner Lee Sin-cheon (세탁소 수인 이신천)
    Jeong Hyo-jeong (정효정)
    Laundry prisoner Wang Jong-soon (세탁소 수인 왕종순)
    Kwon Hyeon-jin (권현진)
    Laundry prisoner Park Ha-kyeong (세탁소 수인 박하경)
    No Seung-beom (노승범)
    Korean A-frame [carrier/backpack] man (지게남)
    Kang Wang-soo (강왕수)
    Head-butt man (박치기 남)
    Go Byeong-taek (고병택)
    Wall prison officer (벽관 간수)
    Jeong-gyo (정교)
    Convoy policeman (호송 경관)
    Kwon Da-som (권다솜)
    Room no.8 baby (8호실아기)
    Kim Kyeong-rok (김경록)
    Mmilitary police riding a horse 1 (말타는 헌병 1)
    No Kyeong-seop (노경섭)
    Mmilitary police riding a horse 2 (말타는 헌병 2)
  • Park Han-ma (박한마)
    Park Han-ma (박한마)
    Messenger (전령)
    Kang Si-hoo (강시후)
    Winter sentry, military police (겨울경비병, 헌병)
    Sin Ha-joon (신하준)
    South prison prisoner 1 (남옥사 수인 1)
  • Park Chan-woo (박찬우)
    Park Chan-woo (박찬우)
    South prison prisoner 2 (남옥사 수인 2)
    Song Yong-gi (송용기)
    South prison prisoner 3 (남옥사 수인 3)
  • Jin Ho-eun (진호은)
    Jin Ho-eun (진호은)
    South prison prisoner 4 (남옥사 수인 4)
    Choi Seong-yoon (최성윤)
    South prison prisoner 5 (남옥사 수인 5)
    Kim Jeong-won (김정원)
    Military police aiming a gun (총 겨누는 헌병)
  • Kim Ah-song (김아송)
    Kim Ah-song (김아송)
    Young Yu Gwan-sun, young girl 1 (어린유관순 , 소녀1)
    Lee Hyo-rin (이효린)
    Young girl 2 (소녀2)
  • Im Han-bin (임한빈)
    Im Han-bin (임한빈)
    Boy (소년)

A Resistance | HanCinema Reviews

  • [HanCinema's Film Review] "A Resistance"

    Yu Gwan-sun (played by Go Ah-sung) was a real-life organizer in the March 1st Movement. Interestingly, writer/director Jo Min-ho does not depict Yu Gwan-sun's participation in that event so much. We do get a few full color scenes of Yu Gwan-sun with her family. But for the most part, "A Resistance" is the story of Yu Gwan-sun's life in prison following her arrest, set in bleak black-and-white as Yu Gwan-sun's patriotism is contrasted with her inevitably suffering for expressing it,...More
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 Produced by
 Jo Min-ho (조민호)
 Jo Min-ho (조민호)
 Original idea
 Jo Min-ho (조민호)
 Production department
 Cho Sang-kyung (조상경)
 Costume Design
 Kim Sun-min (김선민)
 Moon Jong-hoon (문종훈)
 Date department
 Lee Seung-chul-II (이승철)
Technical Information
105 min 
Festival(s) & award(s)
Sales or release dates & Box Office
Airing dates : 2019/02/27
South Korean Box Office
Source : &
As of 2019.05.19 :  1 155 969  admissions (total)
As of 2019.04.21 :  1 153 837  admissions (total)
As of 2019.04.14 : 1 152 741 admissions (total)
As of 2019.04.07 :  1 150 496  admissions (total)
As of 2019.03.31 : 1 148 655 admissions (total)
As of 2019.03.24 : 1 143 979 admissions (total)
As of 2019.03.17 : 1 128 778 admissions (total)
As of 2019.03.03 : 791 052 admissions (total)
As of 2019.02.17 : 44 462 admissions (total)
As of 2019.02.17 : 862 admissions (total)

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