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Miss Granny (2014)

Soo-sang-han geun-yeo (original title)
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A 74-year-old widow realizes she is becoming a burden on her family. She mysteriously regains her physical appearance from the age of 20.


Dong-hyuk Hwang
7 wins & 8 nominations. See more awards »



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Credited cast:
Eun-kyung Shim ... Oh Doo-ri
Moon-hee Na ... Oh Mal-soon
In-hwan Park ... Mr. Park
Dong-il Sung ... Ban Hyun-chul
Jin-wook Lee ... Han Seung-woo
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Yeon-joo Ha ... Soo-yeon
Jung-min Hwang ... Ae-ja
Jinyoung Jung ... Ji-ha (as Jin Yeong)
Hyun-sook Kim ... Na-young
Seul-gi Kim ... Ha-na
Soo-Hyun Kim ... Young Mr. Park (as Soo Hyun Kim)
Hye-jin Park ... Ok-ja


A 74-year-old widow realizes she is becoming a burden on her family. She mysteriously regains her physical appearance from the age of 20.

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She's back... in her twenties! See more »


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PG-13 | See all certifications »



South Korea



Release Date:

22 January 2014 (South Korea) See more »

Also Known As:

Miss Granny See more »

Filming Locations:

Seoul, South Korea

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Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?


Other remade versions of 2014 Korean-made "Miss Granny" include the 2016 Japanese remake called "Sing My Life," ("Ayashii Kanojo"), starring Mikako Tabe (b.1989) in Shim Eunkyung's (b. 1994) lead role, and a 2015 Chinese remake called "20 Once Again, ("Chong fan ershi sui"), starring Yang Zishan (b. 1986) in the lead role. See more »


Remade as Sweet 20 (2015) See more »

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Formulaic but it works for the most part
6 January 2015 | by KineticSeoulSee all my reviews

I didn't think this was a laugh out movie in my opinion. But it kept me entertained throughout. This has most of the formulaic elements for a Asian comedy, but for the most part it actually works. This takes on the what if scenario, of what a granny would do if she got her youth back to when she was in her 20's. Sure a lot of stuff is far-fetched and the dialogues not completely believable. But for a comedy such as this, it still works out when you think about it. Eun-kyung Shim did a good job for the most part impersonating a granny, although some parts can be rough around the edges. But that actually makes this movie work for the better in a sense. This is a inside joke movie, where the audience knows what is going on but the characters have no idea. But like I said, most of the formulaic elements work. The thing is, everyone wants a second chance to accomplish the things they may have missed out on after realizing. So for teens, they can get a good laugh and adults can get some amusement out of this because they can be able to connect. However what matters is to let go of the things you can't change and do the best you can in the present.


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