VANISHING TIME: A BOY WHO RETURNED

By Tae-Hwa UM

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Fantasy - Completed 2016

Three boys go missing while the girl left behind blames it on a time-eating monster. Then a strange man claims he’s one of the boys.

    • Year of production
    • 2016
    • Genres
    • Fantasy, Drama
    • Countries
    • KOREA (South)
    • Languages
    • KOREAN
    • Duration
    • 129 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Tae-Hwa UM
    • Writer(s)
    • Tae-hwa UM, Seul-yeah JO
    • Producer(s)
    • Cine KWAK (Barunson E&A)
    • Synopsis
    • 13-year-old Su-rin (SHIN Eun-su) and her only friend Sung-min (GANG Dong-won), venture into a cave with a group of kids and discover a magical egg; which could be holding a time-eating monster that can turn a child into an adult according to their local folktale. The boys take the egg outside and when Su-rin follows them out of the cave a minute later, she finds that her friends have disappeared. While the police assume that this is an abduction case and start an investigation to find the missing boys, a mysterious grown-up man shows up and tells Su-rin that he is Sung-min.
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