Netflix has constantly been releasing new K-Dramas on its platform, and most of them have seen much success. But what about Korean movies? Fortunately, there’s an upcoming Korean film titled 20th Century Girl coming to the streamer this year, and we have high hopes that it’ll achieve great success.
20th Century Girl sees Kim Yoo-jung make her Netflix debut. She’s nicknamed the “Nation’s Little Sister” and was one of the best-known child actresses in South Korea. She’s starred in television series like Moon Embracing the Sun, Golden Rainbow and Angry Mom. In 20th Century Girl, she plays the protagonist, and we can’t wait to see what she brings to the character.
20th Century Girl is a romantic comedy film written and directed by Bang Woo-ri and stars some South Korean actors that you’re probably familiar with.
If you want to know more about this upcoming original movie, continue reading because we shared everything you need to know right below.
20th Century Girl release date
Get ready because 20th Century Girl is coming to Netflix on Friday, Oct. 21, 2022, at 12:00 a.m. PT/3:00 a.m. ET!
20th Century Girl cast
Here’s the main cast via IMDB right below:
- Kim Yoo-jung as Na Bo-ra
- Byeon Woo-seok as Poong Woon-Ho
- Park Jung-woo as Baek Hyun-jin
- Noh Yoon-seo as Yeon-du
20th Century Girl synopsis
The story is set in 1999 and follows Na Bo-ra, a 17-year-old girl who’s a member of the broadcasting club at her school. One day, Na Bo-ra’s best friend Yeon-du asks Na Bo-ra to find out everything about her crush Baek Hyun-jin. But when Na Bo-ra starts to get close to Baek Hyun-jin, she starts to develop feelings, which makes for a complicated situation.
Here’s the official logline via Netflix:
In 1999 — the last year of the 20th century — 17-year-old Bo-ra finds her first love: a sweet, pure but heartbreaking relationship. Years later in the 21st century, news about her first love revives her teenage romance that she thought had been forgotten.
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