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When Romance Meets Destiny (2005)

Gwangshiki dongsaeng gwangtae (original title)
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Yu Gwang-tae
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Kim Il-wung
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Lee Kyung-jae
Hyeong-min Kim
Ju-hyuk Kim ...
Yu Gwang-shik
Byung-hoon Lee
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Ko Yun-kyung
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another Korean movie that tries its best to avoid clichés
26 November 2006 | by (NYC) – See all my reviews

It's your typical romantic comedy 90% of its duration, but the ending made all the difference. I don't want to give anything away, so I'll just say it becomes rather poignant due to its omitting of melodrama. Instead it has one of those "life goes on" messages and does it pretty good. This created a very realistic vibe by the movie's end. The movie wasn't ambitious yet it wanted to be different, and I appreciated that. The movie knew its boundaries and excelled within it. The lead actress is very attractive as well. I hate to say the looks of an actress can sway my opinion, but I'm pretty bias that way. Its definitely not as good as My Sassy Girl but it's way better than say My tutor Friend.


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