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The Quiet Family (1998)
"Choyonghan kajok" (original title)

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A family opens a mountain inn where their first guest commits suicide. Suddenly all their guests befall horrible fates.

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Cast

Credited cast:
In-hwan Park ...
Tae-gu Kang (Father)
Mun-hee Na ...
Mrs. Kang
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Yeong-min Kang (Son)
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Chang-ku Kang (Uncle)
Ho-kyung Go ...
Mi-na Kang (Daughter)
Yun-seong Lee ...
Mi-su Kang (Daughter)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Cheol-ho Choi ...
Male lodger (committing suicide by taking pills)
Ju-bong Gi ...
Lonely man
Ka-hyeon Jang ...
Hyun-suk's lover
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Hyun-suk (as Ji-hyeon Jeong)
Woong-in Jeong ...
Mi-su's admirer
Su-Won Ji ...
Eun-su
Gi-yeong Lee ...
Killer
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A family decides to buy a lodge in a remote hiking area. Their first customer commits suicide and the distraught family buries his body to avoid the bad publicity. But their luck gets worse, the bodies start piling up, and the family becomes frantic to rectify the situation. Written by Paul Benmussa

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25 April 1998 (South Korea)  »

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A csendes család  »

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Remade as The Happiness of the Katakuris (2001) See more »

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Performed by The Stray Cats
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Amusing black comedy
26 August 1999 | by (Montreal) – See all my reviews

A very amusing and very black comedy, that plays on the failings of different family members, all trying to run a lodge in the middle of nowhere. A good amount of suspense is combined with the laughs, the film mixing a comedy of errors with slapstick and (many) bloody corpses. Wicked fun definitely not for the whole family.


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