Our Twisted Hero (film)

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Our Twisted Hero
Our Twisted Hero.jpg
Theatrical poster for Our Twisted Hero (1992)
Hangul
Hanja 우리들의 일그러진
Revised Romanization Urideurui ilgeureojin yeongung
McCune–Reischauer Uridŭl ŭi ilkŭrŏjin yŏngung
Directed by Park Jong-won[1]
Produced by Do Dong-hwan
Written by Park Jong-won
Jang Hyun-soo
Starring Hong Kyung-in
Music by Song Byeong-joon
Cinematography Chung Kwang-suk
Edited by Ree Kyoung-ja
Distributed by Dae Dong Enterprises Co., Ltd.
Release date
  • August 15, 1992 (1992-08-15)
Running time
119 minutes
Country South Korea
Language Korean

Our Twisted Hero (Hangul우리들의 일그러진 영웅; RRUrideul-ui ilgeuleojin yeongung) is a 1992 South Korean film directed by Park Jong-won. It was chosen as Best Film at the Chunsa Film Art Awards.[2][3] It is based on the book Our Twisted Hero.

Synopsis[edit]

A man traveling to the funeral of his fifth-grade teacher recalls his life at the time. As a city boy transferred to a country school, he encountered an unexpectedly old-fashioned hierarchical bullying system. When he tried to create a rebellion against the system, both those oppressed by it and the teachers and parents opposed him. When change finally came to the school, it was in an equally harsh form.[4]

Cast[edit]

Bibliography[edit]

English[edit]

Korean[edit]

  • 우리들의 일그러진 영웅 . Cine 21 (in Korean). Retrieved 2009-05-21. 
  • 우리들의 일그러진 영웅 (1992) . Korean Movie Database (in Korean). Retrieved 2009-05-21. 

Contemporary reviews[edit]

  • "「우리들의 일그러진 영웅」/한국영화 첫 아랍수출" (1992-09-28). Kukmin Ilbo[3]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Infobox data from "Our Twisted Hero(Ulideul-ui ilgeuleojin yeong-ung)(1992)". Korean Movie Database (KMDb). Retrieved 2009-05-21.  and Urideului ilgeuleojin yeongung (1992) on IMDb
  2. ^ "Awards" (XLS). koreanfilm.org. Retrieved 2008-02-02.  External link in |publisher= (help)
  3. ^ a b c 우리들의 일그러진 영웅 (1992) (in Korean). Korean Movie Database (KMDb). Retrieved 2009-05-21. 
  4. ^ Synopsis based on Our Twisted Hero at AllMovie