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Oasis (2003)

Rating:No Rating
Genre:Drama, Romance
Release Date:January 11, 2003
Running time:132 minutes
Cast:Kyung-gu Sol, So-ri Moon, Nae-sang Ahn, Seung-wan Ryoo, Gui-jeong Chu
Director:Chang-dong Lee
Producer:Min-cheul Cho
Writer:Chang-dong Lee
Distributor:Revolver S.r.l.

Description: Korean director Lee Chang-dong's drama begins on the day that Jong-du (Sol Kyung-gu), a mentally handicapped young man, is released from prison. He is immediately arrested again for being unable to pay a restaurant bill, and his brother bails him out and sets him up with a menial job and a place to live. The crime that originally landed Jong-du in prison was a hit-and-run accident that resulted in the death of an old man. One day he goes to visit the victim's family, and meets Gong-ju (Moon So-ri), the man's daughter, who has cerebral palsy. After a disastrous first meeting, the two begin an unlikely love affair that exposes the callousness and uncomfortable secrets of both of their families.~ Tom Vick, All Movie Guide

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