Ode to My Father
During the war in Korea, a young courageous guy, who has been separated from his father and sister years ago, does his best to find them, but he faces many challenges in doing so, till he finally, manages to reunite with his family.
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New York Times
January 08, 2015 "Ode to My Father" may have slain them in South Korea, but its packaged pain and bullet-point structure are likely to leave Western audiences cold.Read in Source
Film Journal International
January 09, 2015 [Director JK] Youn proves himself a truly versatile and accomplished filmmaker.Read in Source
January 10, 2015 Heartwarming, brilliantly acted and unexpectedly funny, Ode to My Father is an epic odyssey through Korean history that feels so personal, it is impossible not to be engrossed in the emotion of the story.Read in Source
January 08, 2015 Everything is lathered with a syrupy, string-laden musical score designed to gnaw at a viewer's tear ducts. It's about as subtle as having an off-screen narrator yell "Start crying!" before big scenes, and probably as effective.Read in Source
Los Angeles Times
January 08, 2015 Tugging shamelessly yet persuasively on the heartstrings, "Ode to My Father" is an epic South Korean melodrama capturing more than half a century of recent history through the eyes of an everyman shopkeeper.Read in Source
May 30, 2016 It's too bad the treatment of Capt. LaRue will likely put off those who are familiar with him as a historical figure, because the work of Hwang and Oh give Ode real heart.Read in Source
Country: United States
Genre: Thriller, Horror, Mystery
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