5.8/10
676
3 user 5 critic

You're My Pet (2011)

Neo-neun Pet (original title)
On a rainy night, Eun-Yi walks home and finds a large blue box on front of her home. When she looks inside of the box she's shocked again to see the named In-Ho, sitting in the box. Ji-Eun ... See full summary »

Director:

Writer:

(comic "Kimi wa petto")
Reviews
1 win. See more awards »

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Baby and Me (2008)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A rebellious high school student sees his life take a strange turn when he goes to the grocery store and someone leaves a baby in his shopping cart, along with a note claiming he's the father.

Director: Jin-yeong Kim
Stars: Keun Suk Jang, Shin-Ho Byun, Jae-Hwan Choi
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Ha-yeong is dumped by her boyfriend on the 100th day of their relationship, an important milestone for every couple. Hyeong-jun is a wealthy and handsome man who melts women wherever he ... See full summary »

Director: Dong-yeob Shin
Stars: Jae-won Kim, Ji-won Ha, Tae-hyeon Kim
Yep-peu-nnamja (TV Series 2013)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Dok Go Ma Te is good looking and he uses this to his advantage. He begins a journey where 10 women affect his life. Through his journey he grows up and realizes what is important and who is the right woman for him.

Stars: Keun Suk Jang, Iu, Lee Jang-woo
Sarangbi (TV Series 2012)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Love Rain is a story which takes place in two time periods, the first is in the 1970's which tells the love story of two university students Seo In-ha and Kim Yoon-Hee. After a series of ... See full summary »

Stars: Keun Suk Jang, Yoona, Shi-hoo Kim
Action | Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

(Korean with English subtitles) A huge box office hit in Korea, this action-packed romantic comedy pits two former lovers now both working a secret mission to infiltrate the Russian mob. As... See full summary »

Director: Terra Shin
Stars: Ha-neul Kim, Ji-Hwan Kang, Seung-ryong Ryu
Mary Stayed Out All Night (TV Series 2010)
Comedy | Drama | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Wi Mae Ri is the cheerful, pragmatic daughter of a failed businessman who had grown used to being constantly on the move to escape from loan-sharks. She becomes fast friends with the ... See full summary »

Stars: Geun-young Moon, Keun Suk Jang, Jae-wook Kim
Comedy | Horror | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

A magician meets a weird girl and offers her to work together in his magic show. It's only until a year later that he starts to know her personally and develops a feeling towards her despite her own problems.

Director: In-ho Hwang
Stars: Ye-jin Son, Min-ki Lee, Seong-hoon Sin
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Yoon-Jung accidentally calls a stranger, instead of her boyfriend, and has phone sex with the unknown man. When her relationship with boyfriend turns sour, she meets Hyun-Seung, and falls ... See full summary »

Director: Sung-hyun Byun
Stars: Seong Ji, Ah-jung Kim, So-yul Shin
Minami Shineyo (TV Series 2009)
Comedy | Drama | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Go Mi-Nyu, a girl about to become a nun, is asked to cover for her indisposed twin brother, Mi-Nam, who's on the verge of becoming a k-idol. To do so, she disguises herself as a boy and joins A.N.Jell, a really popular boy band.

Stars: Shin-Hye Park, Keun Suk Jang, Yong-hwa Jung
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Having replied to a wicked post on her school website, Ye-won keeps getting threatening calls from a boy named Ji Eun-sung. Having heard about him from her best friend, she keeps running ... See full summary »

Director: Hwan-kyung Lee
Stars: Seung-heon Song, Da-bin Jeong, Ki-woo Lee
Comedy | Drama | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

A talented but obese girl, who ghost-sings for a not-so-talented pop star, undergoes extensive plastic surgery to become a slender beauty with a new identity.

Director: Yong-hwa Kim
Stars: Jin-mo Ju, Ah-jung Kim, Dong-il Sung
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Ji-woong is a loser who can't find a job so he lies to his mom for money, but his mom abruptly cuts him off one day, and he becomes homeless. But that same day, salvation arrives in the ... See full summary »

Director: Jung Hwan Kim
Stars: Ye-seul Han, Joong-ki Song, Sang-Yeob Lee
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Ji Eun-i (as HaNeul Kim)
...
Kang In-ho
Tae-Joon Ryu ...
Cha Woo-seong
Yu-mi Jeong ...
Lee Yeong-eun
Jong-hun Choi ...
Ji Eun-soo
Ha-Neul Kang ...
Yang Yeong-soo
Na-eun Go ...
Kim Jin-ah
Seo-won Cha ...
Min Ji-min
Jin Hee Lee ...
Yoo Ah-yeong
Ho-geun Bae ...
Seo Jeong-min
Hae-in Kang ...
Kim Mi-seong
Ha-eun Jeong ...
Yoo Ah-yeong's Daughter
Jong-goo Lee ...
Ji Eun-i's Father
Min-Kyeong Kim ...
Ji Eun-i's Mother
Yoo-na Lee ...
Kim Ji-yeong, Colleague 1
Edit

Storyline

On a rainy night, Eun-Yi walks home and finds a large blue box on front of her home. When she looks inside of the box she's shocked again to see the named In-Ho, sitting in the box. Ji-Eun brings sopping wet In-Ho into her apartment, while she tries to contact her younger brother. Her younger brother doesn't answer her calls. Oddly enough, In-Ho reminds Eun-Yi of her former pet dog Momo. Eun-Yi then comes up with an arrangement. She will let In-Ho stay at her apartment if he will become her pet dog named Momo. Written by anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy | Romance

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

|

Release Date:

10 November 2011 (South Korea)  »

Also Known As:

You're My Pet  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Interesting Spin on Manga Falls Short of TV Series
29 December 2011 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I've now seen three versions of this story.

The manga series that covers about three years of the lives of Momo and Sumire, the Japanese TV series "Kimi wa petto," and then an English translation of this Korean film.

The TV series is much closer to the manga in terms of character but I actually preferred the ending to the TV series because it leaves room for more advancement and development. That Sumire, the female lead, is more active in the TV series is very important to the story because the tale is more cultural commentary than romantic comedy.

The Korean movie continues the story further into the manga series but mixed up scenes out of order. The translation I saw was also very poorly done and many sentences made no sense at all. If you didn't know the story, you'd be lost in the translation.

The greatest different in the Korean is what made me like these least of the three version. The movie is very much a romantic comedy; the manga and the TV series are cultural commentary first and foremost. While there are certainly differences between Japan and Korean, this film never focused on the challenges that our female lead faces or the difficulties her human pet faces simply because they are not comfortable being the "man" and "woman" their society says they should be.

I don't want to spoil any of the versions though with more detail. Read and watch them all and I think you will see what I'm writing about.


5 of 7 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
bad movie! luraz
Discuss You're My Pet (2011) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?