The Relation of Face, Mind and Love
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- Movie: The Relation of Face, Mind and Love
- Revised romanization: Eolgulgwa Maeumgwa Sarangui Gwangye
- Hangul: 내눈에 콩깍지
- Director: Lee Jang-Soo
- Writer: Shizuka Oishi
- Producer: Shin Hyun-Tae, Oh Nam-Suk, Yoo Hong-Goo
- Cinematographer: Kim Seung-Ho
- Release Date: November 5, 2009
- Runtime: 107 min.
- Genre: Romantic-Comedy
- Distributor: CJ Entertainment
- Language: Korean
- Country: South Korea
Talented architect Tae-pung Kang (Kang Ji-Hwan) becomes involved in a car accident. Because of the accident, Tae-pung encounters visual impairment which makes it hard for him to make out features on a person. Then one day, he meets what he believes is a beautiful woman named So-jung Wang (Lee Ji-A). In actuallity, So-jung is not a beauty queen as Tae-pung believes, having many facial blemishes.
Meanwhile, So-jung is unaware of Tae-pung's visual impairment and becomes extremely flattered by the approach of this handsome man. In fact, this is the first time in her life that a man has hit on her. So-jung, who works as a journalist for an animal magazine, quickly falls for Tae-pung and romance blooms between the couple.
Tae-pung then leaves on a business trip. During his business trip, Tae-pung's vision reverts back to normal. When Tae-pung returns home he doesn't recognize So-jung, not even when she is standing next to him ...
- Part of the "Telecinema" series - a planned 7 part joint production between SBS (South Korea) & TV Asahi (Japan). All segments will screen first in the cinema, then broadcast on television in South Korea and Japan.
- "The Relation of Face, Mind and Love" opened #6 at the South Koreen box office selling 37,207 tickets on 147 screens and accounting for 3.8% of all tickets sold during its opening Nov. 6th-8th weekend.
- Other titles from the "Telecinema" series:
|Kang Ji-Hwan||Lee Ji-Ah||Hwang Jung-Eum||Jeon Su-Kyeong||Hwang Bo-Ra|
|Kang Tae-Pung||Wang So-Jung||Eun-Bin||Editor||Tae-Young|
Additional Cast Members:
- Kang Chan-Yang - Lee Ha-Na (Eun-Soo's wife)
- Park No-Shik - taxi driver
- Yoon Mi-Kyung - blind date woman 1
- Lee Dong-Hoon - doctor
- Son Ga-Young - aircrew