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Take Care of My Cat (2001)

Go-yang-i-leul boo-tak-hae (original title)
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In the port city of Icheon, five female friends struggle to stay close while forging a life for themselves after high school. When one of the group, upwardly-mobile Hae-ju, moves to Seoul, ... See full summary »

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Jae-eun Jeong

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Jae-eun Jeong
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Cast

Credited cast:
Doona Bae ... Tae-hie (as Bae Doo Na)
Yo-won Lee ... Hye-ju
Ji-young Ok ... Ji-young
Eung-sil Lee Eung-sil Lee ... Bi-ryu
Eung-ju Lee Eung-ju Lee ... Ohn-jo
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Seok-jeong Hwang ... Passbook Lady / Beggar Woman
Su-hyeon Kim Su-hyeon Kim ... Brokerage Firm Employee
Tae-yeong Kim Tae-yeong Kim
Jung-hee Moon Jung-hee Moon ... (as Jung-Hee Moon)
Tae-kyung Oh Tae-kyung Oh ... Uhm Chan-yong
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Storyline

In the port city of Icheon, five female friends struggle to stay close while forging a life for themselves after high school. When one of the group, upwardly-mobile Hae-ju, moves to Seoul, the other girls deal with the loss in different ways. Feeling most rejected, shy Ji-yeong finds comfort in her new friendship with rebel Tae-hee. Written by Sujit R. Varma

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Official Sites:

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Country:

South Korea

Language:

Korean

Release Date:

13 October 2001 (South Korea) See more »

Also Known As:

Take Care of My Cat See more »

Filming Locations:

Incheon, South Korea

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$3,137, 20 October 2002, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$3,137, 20 October 2002
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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2 December 2004 | by ThatchenSee all my reviews

This was a very insightful movie, as far as the tensions that might come between old friends, and the hardships that come with growing up. The plot is a little slow moving, but then, so is life. It may seem like the story goes nowhere, but really there's a very profound ending, even though you won't spot it if you're looking for a movie with all the cliché storyline signs: Villain, some horribly horrible task befalling the main character, and at the end everyone saves the day. It's not an action movie, and it's not about superheros~ It's about life, and so the movie moves and looks and feels the way *real* life does.


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