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Ti-kkeul-mo-a ro-maen-seu (2011)

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Ji-woong is a loser who can't find a job so he lies to his mom for money, but his mom abruptly cuts him off one day, and he becomes homeless. But that same day, salvation arrives in the ... See full summary »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Ye-seul Han ... Hong-Sil
Joong-Ki Song ... Ji-Woong (as Joong-ki Song)
Sang-Yeob Lee Sang-Yeob Lee ... Gwan-Woo
So-yul Shin ... Gyung-Joo
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jina Kim Jina Kim ... Mi-Ro
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Ji-woong is a loser who can't find a job so he lies to his mom for money, but his mom abruptly cuts him off one day, and he becomes homeless. But that same day, salvation arrives in the form of Hong-sil who's extremely stingy. Her hobby is visiting the bank to make savings deposits, and her specialty is selling empty glass bottles and old newspapers for cash. One day, her savings plans are brought to a screeching halt when she learns she needs a separate bank account under someone else's name to reach her goal of 20 million dollars. That's when Ji-woong comes into the picture. Written by Stanislav S, Sochi, Russia

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Comedy | Romance

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Country:

South Korea

Language:

Korean

Release Date:

10 November 2011 (South Korea) See more »

Also Known As:

Although I Was Born See more »

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2.35 : 1
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Underrated !!!!
10 August 2014 | by maxxmuthuSee all my reviews

Penny Pinchers (2011) - [ Romantic | Comedy ] Plot : Ji-woong is a loser who can't find a job so he lies to his mom for money, but his mom abruptly cuts him off one day, and he becomes homeless. But that same day, salvation arrives in the form of Hong-sil who's extremely stingy.Her hobby is visiting the bank to make savings deposits, and her specialty is selling empty glass bottles and old newspapers for cash.One day, her savings plans are brought to a screeching halt when she learns she needs a separate bank account under someone else's name to reach her goal of 20 million dollars. That's when Ji-woong comes into the picture.

Good Romantic-Comedy film.

Both lead character Han Ye-Seul and Song Joong-Ki are done really well.

In my opinion its underrated korean movie .

This one of those films I would be more than happy to watch over & over again. Double thumbs up !!!!

Definitely worth to watch .....

Highly recommended for those like Korean rom-coms !!!!

My Ratings:8.5/10


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