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Closer to Heaven (2009)

Nae sa-rang nae gyeol-ae (original title)
A funeral director meets a man who has been battling Lou Gehrig's disease since he was young. The two fall in love and hope for a cure that can keep him alive.

Director:

Jin-pyo Park

Writers:

Won-sub Choi, Jin-pyo Park (screenplay)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Ji-won Ha ... Lee Ji-soo
Myung-Min Kim ... Baek Jong-woo
Neung-mi Nam Neung-mi Nam ... Joo Ok-yeon
Ha-ryong Lim Ha-ryong Lim ... Park Geun-sook
Jong-ryol Choi Jong-ryol Choi ... Joo Ok-yeon's husband
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Yo-han Choi Yo-han Choi
Su-ji Jeon Su-ji Jeon ... Kim Jong-do's Wife
Jong-yun Lim Jong-yun Lim
Hyo-Rim Seo Hyo-Rim Seo
Chi-yeong Shin Chi-yeong Shin
Ga-in Son Ga-in Son
Seung-mok Yoo Seung-mok Yoo ... Kim Eun-ho
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Storyline

A funeral director meets a man who has been battling Lou Gehrig's disease since he was young. The two fall in love and hope for a cure that can keep him alive.

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Genres:

Drama

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Country:

South Korea

Language:

Korean

Release Date:

24 September 2009 (South Korea) See more »

Also Known As:

Closer to Heaven See more »

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Box Office

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$13,301,443
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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