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Little Forest (2018)

Liteul poreseuteu (original title)
A young woman grows tired of life in the city and returns to her hometown in the countryside.

Director:

Soon-rye Yim

Writers:

Seong-gu Hwang, Daisuke Igarashi (manga)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Tae-ri Kim ... Hye-won
So-Ri Moon ... Hye-won's Mother
Jun-yeol Ryu ... Jae-ha
Ki-joo Jin ... Eun-sook
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A young woman grows tired of life in the city and returns to her hometown in the countryside.

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Official Sites:

Official site [Japan]

Country:

South Korea

Language:

Korean

Release Date:

28 February 2018 (South Korea) See more »

Also Known As:

Little Forest See more »

Filming Locations:

North Gyeongsang, South Korea

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Good Enough
27 June 2018 | by pennyelenabooksSee all my reviews

This movie is not for everyone. Nor it's a classic k movie, focusing either on romance or crime. This one is a remake from the Japanese movies with the same name. However, this version, focuses more on the character and on her struggles rather than the nature and the recipies that she makes during the four seasons. Her relationships mostly revolve around her mother who left one day without explenation. After that, we are presented with the girl's friends and possible love interest, although a love story never gets really developed. Also, the heartwarming atmosphere and the love for a simple life near the nature is there, though it's not the focus of this movie.


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