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A Girl at My Door (2014)

Dohee-ya (original title)
Young-nam was a promising graduate of the police academy before she was transferred to the small seaside village, as a result of misconduct. On her first day in the village, she encounters ... See full summary »

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July Jung

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July Jung
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Cast

Credited cast:
Doona Bae ... Young-Nam
Sae-ron Kim ... Do-Hee
Sae-byeok Song ... Yong-Ha (as Sae-Byeok Song)
Hie-jin Jang Hie-jin Jang ... Eun-Jung
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Min-jae Kim ... Joon-ho
Seong-kun Mun ... Nam Kyeong-dae
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Young-nam was a promising graduate of the police academy before she was transferred to the small seaside village, as a result of misconduct. On her first day in the village, she encounters Dohee, a girl living in the town with a gloomy looking face. As Young-nam tries to acclimate to her new surroundings, Dohee's grandma died in a car accident. To protect the girl from her stepfather's abuse, Young-nam lets Dohee stay at her place, but things become more mysterious as she gets to know her. Written by Cannes Film Festival

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Official Sites:

Official site [Japan]

Country:

South Korea

Language:

Korean

Release Date:

22 May 2014 (South Korea) See more »

Also Known As:

A Girl at My Door See more »

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$569,809
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1.85 : 1
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Do You Want Some Tea?
Composed and Written by Lee Gi Yong Bae
Performed by HELLOVENUS
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Who Helps The Helpless
23 September 2018 | by FoutainoflifeSee all my reviews

This is a movie about a female police chief who comes across a young girl with an abusive home life. She does what she can to help this girl. For the most part, with the exception of a few dramatic scenes and situations, that is the movie.

The movie wasn't bad it was just really slow in my opinion. I would have liked the young girl's backstory to have had a bit more depth, a relationship could have been better understood but aside from that the story was ok. It was well acted and well shot.

It isn't a bad drama and I thought it ended well. Not a bad watch.


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