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Miracle in Cell No. 7 (2013)

7-beon-bang-ui seon-mul (original title)
A story about the love between a mentally-ill father and his lovingly adorable daughter.

Director:

Hwan-kyung Lee (as Lee Hwan-Kyung)

Writers:

Hwan-kyung Lee (screenplay) (as Lee Hwan-Kyung), Yeong-ah Yoo (screenplay) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Seung-ryong Ryu ... Yong-Goo (as Ryu Seung-Ryong)
So Won Kal ... Ye-Seung (child)
Dal-su Oh ... So Yang-Ho
Man-sik Jeong Man-sik Jeong ... Sin Bong-sik
Park Won-Sang ... Choi Choon-Ho (as Won-sang Park)
Jeong-tae Kim Jeong-tae Kim ... Man-Bum (as Kim Jung Tae)
Park Shin-Hye ... Ye-Seung (adult)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ro-Woon Choi Ro-Woon Choi ... Jin-wook
Yi-jin Han ... Marlboro prisoner
Heon Tae Jeon Heon Tae Jeon ... Detective squad chief
Deok-hyeon Jo Deok-hyeon Jo ... Chief of police
Jae-yoon Jo ... Prison guard Kim
Han-bi Jung Han-bi Jung ... Ye-seung's Homeroom Teacher
Jae-Min Jung Jae-Min Jung ... Young-hoon
Jin-young Jung ... Jang Min Hwan
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Storyline

A story about the love between a mentally-ill father and his lovingly adorable daughter. Wrongfully accused of murder and rape, Yong-Goo is imprisoned for murder, and builds friendships with the hardened criminals in his cell, who in return help him see his daughter again by smuggling her into the prison. Written by Anonymous

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Genres:

Comedy | Drama

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Filming began June 20, 2012 in Daejeon, South Korea. The first scene filmed involved Yong-Goo (Ryoo Seung-Ryong) who meets his cell mates in cell block 7 for the first time. See more »

Connections

References Sailor Moon (1992) See more »

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an emotional roller-coaster
10 December 2018 | by aminifatimaaaSee all my reviews

This film will make you laugh. This film will make you cry. Miracle in cell no.7 is a heart-warming story about the relationship between a 6-year old girl and her mentally challenged father whose accused and convicted of a crime he didn't commit. The characters look eccentric yet enchanting thanks to their mesmerizing performance. An immensely satisfying family drama that will leave most of its viewers with a smile on their face & tears in their eyes.


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Country:

South Korea

Language:

Korean

Release Date:

8 March 2013 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Miracle in Cell No. 7 See more »

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Box Office

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$82,101,723
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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