Trailer: ‘Beautiful Days’

By   |  Oct 30, 2018

‘Beautiful Days’ (뷰티풀 데이즈) is an upcoming South Korean drama written and directed by Jero Yun.

The film follows the life of a North Korean defector who gives birth to a son at a young age and abandons her husband and child for a better life abroad. The cast includes Lee Na-Young, Jang Dong-Yoon, Oh Gwang-Rok, Lee Yoo-Joon, and Seo Hyun-Woo.

Synopsis: A female North Korean defector leaves her ethnic Korean husband and son behind in China and flees to South Korea. 14 years later, she meets her son again. Her son holds a deep hatred for her. Zhen Chen (Jang Dong-Yoon) lives in China. His father (Oh Gwang-Rok) is an ethnic Korean living in China. His father wants to meet his ex-wife (Lee Na-Young) before he dies. Zhen Chen travels to South Korea to meet his mother and sees her for the first time in 14 years. He is disappointed by what he finds. His mother works in a bar and lives with a scoundrel type of guy. He returns to China hurt and disappointed with his mother. Through a notebook that she gave him, Zhen Chen learns about her tragic life.

‘Beautiful Days’ opens across South Korea on November 21, 2018.

Synopsis by AsianWiki.

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