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Why a Cuckoo Cries (1967)

The only son of a government official Yun loves Ok-hwa, the daughter of former gisaeng Gye-seon. But his father doesn't feel good about having a daughter of a former gisaeng as his daughter-in-law. He matches him instead with the only daughter of another official. Soon, Ok-hwa dies of lovesickness missing Yun so much. The ghost of her appears to Yun, who betrayed her and married another woman, to make him repent for his fault.

Directing:
  • Lee Kyu-woong

Writing:
  • Lim Hee-jae

Stars:
Release Date: 1967-07-28
  • Country: KR
  • Language: 한국어/조선말
  • Runtime: 103