In 1994 South Korea, a female North Korean spy integrates herself as a housekeeper for U.S. military officer to steal classified documents, but soon worries about her cover when she falls for the teenage son of the officer.




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Cast overview, first billed only:
Sook Hee / Miya
Colonel Greg Finn
Chris Finn
Toynbey Bates
Captain Jong
Sarah May ...
Ming Ju Lee
Audrey Finn
Daniel Brochu ...
Kurt Spears
Coach Felder (as Charles Powell)
Zenhu Han ...
Joseph Kim ...
Minister Kang
Miss Brooks
Frank Fontaine ...
General Reed
Peter Colvey ...
Captain Malloy


Sook Hee (aka Miya) is a North Korean agent who has infiltrated into South Korea in order to steal US military secrets. She is hired as a nanny in the family of US Colonel Greg Finn, who works as an intelligence officer with the US forces in South Korea. Col. Finn's teenage son Chris and Miya fall in love with each other but Miya's North Korean superiors demand that she completes her mission. Written by Blort

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19 May 1998 (USA)  »

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2 November 2003 | by (maryland) – See all my reviews

I saw this movie a long time ago, but I remember that this movie was kind of stupid. What really turned me off about it, was that the lead actress was not Korean, nor resembled any Asian race. I think in the movie, she had a Russian mother/father (I don't quite remember)and I think the producers thought that she could pass off as a Euroasian woman.

As an Asian, myself, I don't think it would be really hard to find an Asian actress of the same caliber of March (which is not quite high). She looked plain white next to the other Asian actors.

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