Chunhyang Poster

Release Date: December 31st, 2000

DVD Release Date: October 9th, 2001

R|2 hr 1 min

Plot Summary
In 13th-century Korea, Noble-born Mongryong (Seung-woo Cho) and commoner Chunhyang (Hyo Jeong Yi) fall in love when they first meet, but the difference in their social classes prevents them from pursuing a public relationship. They elope, but immediately after their nuptials, Mongryong is forced to follow his father to Seoul and finish school. When he returns, he discovers that Chunhyang has been sentenced to death by despotic ruler Gov. Byun Hakdo (Jung Hun Lee), whom she refused to marry.

Cast: Hyo Jeong Yi, Jo Seung-woo, Sung Nyu Kim, Jung Hun Lee, Hak Yong Kim, Hae Eun Lee, Sang Hyun Cho, Myung Hwan Kim

Director: Kwon-taek Im

Genres: Romance, Musical

Production Co: Mirae Asset Capital, CJ Entertainment, Saehan Industries, Taehung Pictures

Keywords: Forbidden love, Father, Moving, Rivalry, Touching, Love triangle, Escape