Woman (1968 film)

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Woman
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Theatrical poster
Hangul
Hanja
Revised Romanization Yeo
McCune–Reischauer
Directed by Jeong Jin-u
Yu Hyon-mok
Kim Ki-young[1]
Jung Jin-woo
Yu Hyun-mok
Produced by Park Gwan-sik
Written by Lee Eun-seong
Kim Seung-ok
Kim Ki-young
Starring Shin Seong-il
Moon Hee
Music by Han Sang-ki
Cinematography Jang Seok-jun
Son Hyeon-chae
Choe Ho-jin
Edited by Kim Hee-su
Distributed by Korea Art Movie Co., Ltd.
Release dates
  • December 23, 1968 (1968-12-23)
Running time 100 minutes
Country South Korea
Language Korean

Woman ( - Yeo) is a 1968 three-part South Korean film directed by Kim Ki-young, Jung Jin-woo and Yu Hyun-mok. The film was based on ideas of Kim Ki-young's wife, Kim Yu-bong, and Kim directed the last third.[2]

Synopsis[edit]

The film is a melodrama about a man who falls in love with a woman while traveling to Seoraksan. The man becomes infatuated with the woman's hair. The woman, who has a terminal illness, promises to leave her hair to the man after she has died. Later the man finds that the woman has died, and her hair has been sold to someone else. He then has a romantic relationship with another woman who turns out to be his mother.[3]

Cast[edit]

  • Shin Seong-il[4]
  • Moon Hee
  • Kim Ji-mee
  • Choi Eun-hee

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Infobox data from "Woman ( Yeo )(1968)". Korean Movie Database (KMDb). Retrieved 2008-01-22.  and Yeo (1968) at the Internet Movie Database
  2. ^ Lee, Kyung-eun. "Woman, Woman, Woman". The House of Kim Ki-young. Archived from the original on 2004-09-08. Retrieved 2008-05-01. 
  3. ^ Synopsis from "Woman ( Yeo )(1968)". Korean Movie Database (KMDb). Retrieved 2008-01-22. 
  4. ^ Cast listing based on "Woman ( Yeo )(1968)". Korean Movie Database (KMDb). Retrieved 2008-01-22. 

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