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Cast

Cast overview:
Ki-jong Byeon ...
Chief Monk
Heon-yong Oh ...
Temple Worker
Seung-min Nam ...
Temple Cook
Min Yu ...
Do-seong
Eun-hie Choi ...
Widow
Geum-seong Seok ...
Widow's Mother
Yun-bong Choi ...
Hwang Seon-dal
Geun-su Cha ...
Jin-su
Seon-yeong Kim ...
Jo Seong-mo
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Do-seong is a child monk who lives at a small mountain temple with the head monk, learning the teachings of Buddha. He becomes attached to a young widow who comes to pray at the temple, and the childless widow entreats the head monk to let her raise Do-seong as her own son.

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9 February 1949 (South Korea)  »

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A Hometown in Heart  »

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