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May 18 (화려한 휴가)

화려한 휴가 (Hwa-ryeo-han Hyoo-ga)

Directed by Kim Ji-hoon (김지훈)

Screenplay by ,


118min | Release date in South Korea :


Min-woo leads a relatively peaceful life with his younger brother – until the day the soldiers go on the rampage against the citizens. The citizens form a militia determined to protect their loved ones, and Min-woo finds himself in the middle of it all.


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    Jin-woo (played by Lee Joon-gi) is a high school student in Gwangju, circa 1980. Sin-ae (played by Lee Yo-won) is a local nurse who goes to his church. Min-woo (played by Kim Sang-kyung) is his older working brother. Heung-soo (played by Ahn Sung-ki) is her father, a former military officer. They all live fairly normal lives. But a meeting with history ruptures this destiny, as a military crackdown provokes a full-scale resistance movement lasting for a full week,...More

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 Produced by
 Lee Soo-nam (이수남)
CJ Entertainment (CJ Entertainment)
 Park Sang-yeon (박상연)
 Original work
 Lee Soo-nam (이수남)
 Production department
 Moon Hyeon-seong (문현성)
 Script coordinator
 Ahn Sang-hyeon (안상현)
 Special effects
 Lee Jeon-ho (이전호)
 Poster designer
 Kim Tae-hwan-I (김태환)
 Martial arts team
 Shin Yoo-ram (신유람)
 Martial arts team
 Moon Bong-seop (문봉섭)
 Special effets team
 Choo Hyeon-kyeong (추현경)
 Martial arts team
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118 min 35mm Cinemascope (2.35)
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10.9 $M
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Release date in South Korea : 2007/07/25
South Korean Box Office
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As of 2007.09.16 : 6,831,917 admissions (total)
As of 2007.09.09 : 6,766,517 admissions (total)
As of 2007.09.02 : 6,568,901 admissions (total)
As of 2007.08.26 : 6,232,199 admissions (total)
As of 2007.08.19 : 5,723,977 admissions (total)
As of 2007.08.12 : 4,593,672 admissions (total)
As of 2007.08.05 : 3,219,118 admissions (total)
As of 2007.07.29 : 1,384,159 admissions (total)

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what a truly awful movie. i sat down hoping to see an honest representation of the gwangju massacre and what i got was 2 hours of ridiculously overwrought melodrama about unrealistic characters with laughably unbelievable personalities. not to mention tha
2008-04-09 06:24:22
2008-01-02 12:00:33
One of my favorite movies of all time. I can't remember ever crying so much over a film EVER. Simply beautiful acting and directing. A very true representation of the Gwanju Tragedy.
jun ki, u r so cuteee. I never watch this movie.but I think it's a great movie because jun ki play that. only have one word. Junki's great cool. Junki fighting!!!
2007-11-26 04:15:33
2007-09-21 11:50:15
It looks very great movie..Thats Junki's new movie..
This looks like a great movie. i'm gonna have to see this
2007-09-16 12:30:19
2007-08-20 01:28:12
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