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Il Mare (2000)

Siworae (original title)
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Eun-joo moves out of her house "Il Mare", leaving behind a Christmas card for the eventual new owner of the house in 1999. In it she asks him/her to forward any mail of hers to her new ... See full summary »

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Hyun-seung Lee

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Eun-Jeong Kim, Tae-Yeon Won (letters) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Jung-jae Lee ... Han Sung-hyun (as Jung-Jae Lee)
Ji-hyun Jun ... Kim Eun-ju
Mu-saeng Kim Mu-saeng Kim
Seung-yeon Jo Seung-yeon Jo ... Jae-hyeok
Yun-jae Min Yun-jae Min
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Yun-Yeong Choe Yun-Yeong Choe
So-yeong Hong So-yeong Hong ... Voice Actor
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Eun-joo moves out of her house "Il Mare", leaving behind a Christmas card for the eventual new owner of the house in 1999. In it she asks him/her to forward any mail of hers to her new address in the city. It is 1997 and Sung-hyun, the first owner of "Il Mare" is moving in and finds in his mailbox the Christmas card from Eun-joo. Thinking it was a joke, Sung-hyun leaves her a letter telling her so and reminds her that its 1997 not 1999. Eventually the two realize that they are separated by two years of time but can somehow communicate through the mailbox and begin to form a friendship through their letters Written by tinylulu2

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Genres:

Drama | Fantasy | Romance

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Country:

South Korea

Language:

Korean

Release Date:

9 September 2000 (South Korea) See more »

Also Known As:

Il Mare See more »

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Budget:

$2,500,000 (estimated)
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Technical Specs

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

The American Version is called "The Lake House" See more »

Connections

Remade as The Lake House (2006) See more »

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I'm Crying
Performed by Kim Hyun Chul
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A truly unique romance
10 January 2002 | by no_toneSee all my reviews

First of all, the music throughout the movie is just breathtaking and it fits very well with the movie. Although it is a different kind od romance, it is still very interesting. Even the view of the house and of Chejudo are amazing. I've only been there once, but I guess I missed the beaches. Anyways this movie is definately once you should put on your list.


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