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Release Date:
29 April 2007 (South Korea) See more »
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Love Can Take Your Breath Away
Plot:
A love story involving a convicted prisoner who "slowly falls for a woman who decorates his prison cell". | Add synopsis »
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1 win & 1 nomination See more »
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interesting but not impressed See more (12 total) »

Cast

 

Chen Chang ... Jang Jin
In-Hyeong Gang ... Young Cellmate

Jung-woo Ha ... Husband

Ki-duk Kim
Ji-a Park ... Yeon

Directed by
Ki-duk Kim 
 
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Ki-duk Kim 

Produced by
Myong-chul Song .... producer
Youngjoo Suh .... associate producer
 
Cinematography by
Jong-moo Sung 
 
Film Editing by
Su-Ahn Wong 
 
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John Kaylin .... dubbing producer
 

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Also Known As:
"Soom" - South Korea (original title)
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Runtime:
84 min
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1.85 : 1 See more »
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The license plate number of the couple's car is 5795. Jang Jin's prison number is 5796.See more »

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interesting but not impressed, 22 April 2015
Author: fellini_58701 from United States

I am a huge fan of Kim Ki Duk I think he is a master of Korean Cinema such masterpieces as Pieta, 3 Iron, Samaritan Girl, The Bow. But like every great director there is always that one film that is not there greatest work and for Kim its Breathe. A married woman who falls for a convicted murderer on death row she seems almost obsessively infatuated and in love with him, sounds like an interesting concept for a story on screen, but I had a hard time getting immersed in these characters I felt I wanted more to get to know and get that melancholy romance feeling between them, but I seem to get lost in the story not that it was hard to follow but I didn't seem to have a reason to care about these two I felt pretty empty at the end of this film unfortunately.

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