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Wishing Stairs (2003)

Yeogo goedam 3: Yeowoo gyedan (original title)
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A staircase leading to the dormitory of a remote boarding school usually has 28 stairs, but every so often there appears to be 29. When someone steps on the mysterious extra stair, the horror begins

Director:

Jae-yeon Yun

Writers:

Shin-ae Lee, Soyoung Lee (screenplay)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Ji-Hyo Song ... Yun Jin-seong
Han-byeol Park ... Kim Sohee
An Jo An Jo ... Eom Hye-ju
Ji-Yeon Park Ji-Yeon Park ... Han Yun-ji
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Su-a Hong Su-a Hong
Wu-jin Jang Wu-jin Jang
Ji-min Kwak Ji-min Kwak
Jung-hee Moon Jung-hee Moon ... (as Jung-Hee Moon)
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Storyline

In a Korean boarding school, there is a legend about its twenty-eight steps stairway: when the twentieth-ninth step appears, the fox will grant a wish to the climber. The lesbian ballet student Kim So-hee is in deep love with her passive girlfriend and also ballet student Yoon Jin-sung. When there is a competition for a single spot in a famous ballet school in Russia, the envious Jin-sung finds the twentieth-ninth step and asks to beat the favorite So-hee. However, there is a price to pay for the wish unknown to Jin-sung and the consequence is the accidental death of So-hee. Meanwhile, the fat student Eon Hae-ju, who is despised and tormented by her classmate Han Yoon-ji, misses So-hee. When she also finds the mysterious step, she wishes the return of So-hee with tragic consequences. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Taglines:

Do you dare to climb the 29th step?

Genres:

Horror | Drama

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Rated R for violent and disturbing images | See all certifications »

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Country:

South Korea

Language:

Korean

Release Date:

1 August 2003 (South Korea) See more »

Also Known As:

Wishing Stairs See more »

Filming Locations:

South Korea

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Sound Mix:

Dolby SR

Color:

Color
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Sang-mi Nam was the final candidate for role of Yun Jin-seong. See more »

Quotes

Kim So-hie: [Hugs Jin-sung] Please... You're all I need.
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light horror
29 May 2013 | by CloverCandySee all my reviews

Even fans of horror movies are sometimes in the mood for something a little lighter & this fits the bill. It's not gory or intense. The story is good, as is the acting. I've read a lot of comments about the lesbian tone to it, but it's just barely. I didn't see the first two before this one but I might check them out one night when I want something easy to watch. This movie would be perfect for something like a 13 year old girls slumber party or something like that. If there is a lesson to be learned from this movie, more so than be careful what you wish for, it's use conditioner. The main characters have such gorgeous hair it will make you sick!!


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