More Than Family

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    I. Introduction

    More Than Family is a 2020 South Korean family comedy film directed by Choi Ha-na-I and starring Krystal Jung, Jang Hye-jin, Choi Deok-moon and Nam Moon-chul. It revolves around To-il, (Krystal Jung) who gets pregnant while dating her tutoring student.

    II. Synopsis

    To-il (Krystal Jung) gets pregnant while dating her 19 years old tutoring student. Her mother and step-father are not pleased with the situation, so she decides to track down her biological father whom she has not seen for 15 years. The journey to find him brings back memories of her birth father and her step-father. When she realizes that she wasn't ready to face her father, she runs into him. Meanwhile, her step father, Tae Hyo is disappointed that she left them to find her birth father. In her absence, the father of the baby disappears. When the two fathers meet, they end up embarking on a quest to find him, which unfolds a series of playful happenings.

    III. Production

    In July 2019, Krystal Jung was cast to play lead role in the film. It is debut film of Choi Ha-na as director. The filming began on August 13, 2019. The film was premiered at Busan International Film Festival on October 25, 2020. It was released in theaters in South Korea on November 12, 2020. And it was available on iQiyi on December 26 (for Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, and Thailand).

    IV. Cast

    Pic Name Character
    Krystal Jung Kim To-il
    Shin Jae-hwi Ho Hoon
    Jang Hye-jin Seon-myeong
    Choi Deok-moon Tae Hyo

    V. Trailers

    VI. Movie

    VII. Reception

    More Than Family holds an approval rating of 8.21 from the audience &, holds 50th place on box office as of December 6, 2020 according to KOR. review aggregator Naver Movie Database. It has received 5.9 on IMDB, 8.5 on Rakuten Viki, 7.6 on Mydramalist &, 9.1 on iQiyi.

    VIII. Awards & Nomination

    Awards Category Recipient Result
    57th Baeksang Arts Awards Best New Actress Krystal Jung Nominated