For Eternal Hearts

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For Eternal Hearts
For Eternal Hearts film poster.jpg
Theatrical poster
Hangul
Revised Romanization Byeolbit sogeuro
McCune–Reischauer Pyŏlpit sok ŭro
Directed by Hwang Qu-duk
Produced by Jo Seong-gyu
Jo Eun-un
Hwang Qu-duk
Written by Hwang Qu-duk
Starring Jung Kyung-ho
Kim Min-sun
Cha Soo-yeon
Music by Go Byeong-jun
Kim C
Cinematography Ko Myeong-woo
Distributed by Sponge Entertainment
Release dates
  • August 9, 2007 (2007-08-09)
Running time
103 minutes
Country South Korea
Language Korean
Box office $45,398

For Eternal Hearts (Hangul: 별빛 속으로; RR: Byeolbit Sogeuro) is a 2007 South Korean film.

Plot[edit]

College professor Su-young recounts to his class the tale of his first love. As a student in the 1980s, he meets a wild and eccentric girl who he names "Pippi", and is crushed when she later jumps to her death from a window. But soon after she magically reappears, and his life becomes increasingly surreal and bizarre.

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Release[edit]

For Eternal Hearts premiered as the opening film of the 11th Puchon International Fantastic Film Festival, held from July 12–21, 2007.[1][2] From August 9, 2007 it was given a limited theatrical release in South Korea at independent theatre chain Spongehouse,[1] where it received a total of 6,724 admissions nationwide and grossed (as of September 16, 2007) US$45,398.[3][4] The film was later invited to the "Winds of Asia" category of the Tokyo International Film Festival, which opened on October 20, 2007.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b D'Sa, Nigel (24 July 2007). "Sponge to Release Eternal Hearts". Korean Film Council. Retrieved 7 December 2008.
  2. ^ Lee, Hyo-won (16 August 2007). "Eternal Dreams Up Youthful Passions". The Korea Times. Retrieved 12 July 2013. 
  3. ^ "Box-Office Admission Results" (2007). Koreanfilm.org. Retrieved 7 December 2008.
  4. ^ "South Korea Box Office September 14–16, 2007". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved 7 December 2008.
  5. ^ "For Eternal Hearts Invited to Tokyo Int'l Film Festival". KBS Global. 19 October 2007. Retrieved 7 December 2008.

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