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Spellbound (2011)
"O-ssak-han yeon-ae" (original title)

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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.

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Kang Yeo-Ri
Min-ki Lee ...
Ma Jo-Goo
Seong-hoon Sin ...
Ambulance worker
Ji-min Yun
Seung-eon Hwang
Cheol-min Park ...
Pil-Dong
Hyeon-sook Kim ...
Min-Jung
Mi-do Lee ...
Yoo-Jin
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Jo-Goo is a magician who is seeking new ways to improve his magic show. When he meets a weird girl in one of his shows, he finds a new idea and offers her to work together. It's only until a year later that he starts to know her personally and gets involved in her problem - ghosts problem. Soon he develops a feeling towards her and finds out that he doesn't care about her problems if only he could be with her. Written by Immanuel A.

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Chilling Romance  »

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Humor+Horror+Romance=
14 April 2012 | by (Greece) – See all my reviews

Original and interesting. Like L HH said, this film is one of a kind. However, there are so many stops, "Chilling Romance" never takes off and loses momentum.

This film makes a brave attempt to mash difficult genres. The end result is a dish that is hard to swallow, but somewhat edible. I was not satisfied with "Chilling Romance," because the story was not engaging and progressed roughly. I want to blame someone whether it's the director, editor, screenwriter, or all three.

The multi-talented actress Son Ye Jin saved this film from disaster. Always surprising her fans with new and unique roles.

All in all, if you want try something new, give "Chilling Romance" a try.


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