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The Wig (가발)

가발 (Ga-bal)

Directed by Won Shin-yun (원신연)

Screenplay by ,

Mystery Fear

106min | Release date in South Korea :

Also known as "Scary Hair"
Having lost her voice in an accident, Ji-hyeon devotedly nurses her younger sister, Soo-hyeon, whose remaining time on earth is finite. Then one day, the lives of these two loving sisters change dramatically. As a present to fill the emptiness left behind by chemotherapy, Ji-hyeon buys Soo-hyeon a wig. From that day on, Soo-hyeon gradually regains her vivacious spirit. However, it is no ordinary wig: the traces of a tragic death and the deceased one's memories remain with this wig. It starts to change Soo-hyeon into an entirely different person and Ji-hyeon watches over her with worry.


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 Produced by
 Lee Seo-yeol (이서열)
CJ Entertainment (CJ Entertainment)
 Won Shin-yun (원신연)
 Lee An-na (이안나)
 Production department
 Lee Seo-yeol (이서열)
 Production department
 Jeong Jang-hwa (정장환)
 Directing department
 Lee Hae-kyeong (이해경)
 Script coordinator
 Kim Jun-seong (김준성)
 Score composer
 Kim Sun-min (김선민)
 Lee Jeon-ho (이전호)
 Poster designer
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106 min 35mm Panoramic (1.85)
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Airing dates : 2005/08/12
South Korean Box Office
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As of 2005.08.21 : 367,778 admissions (total)
As of 2005.08.14 : 200,389 admissions (total)

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every time i see this movie>>i cry
2008-05-27 06:46:49
2007-08-20 23:50:06
i wasn't ready for the crash scene....
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