Total votes: 1423

Director: Park Hyun Suk

Screenwriter: Cho Hyun Hoon

Aired on: Sep 22, 2021

Total Episodes: 12

Network: tvN

Duration: 1 hr. 10 min.

Year: 2021

Country: South Korea

Native Title: 홈타운

Content Rating: 15+ – Teens 15 or older

Alternative Titles: Homtaun

Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller


Set in a small rural town in 1999 where a recording tape containing a mysterious serial tragic end and an unidentified bizarre sound is discovered.

In 1989, extremist Jo Kyung Ho came back to South Korea after studying in Japan and released sarin gas at a train station in his hometown, terminate passengers and subsequently being sentenced to life in prison after turning himself in. His daughter, Jo Jae Young, is sent to livewith her aunt, Kyung Ho’s younger sister, Jo Jung Hyun.

Ten years later, a tragic end case takes place in the small town with Detective Choi Hyung being put in charge. Suspecting that the case is somehow related to the extremists, Choi Hyung, who is consumed with the guilt of failing to prevent his wife’s death 10 years ago in the extremist attack, begins investigating when Jung Hyun’s niece suddenly goes missing. Jung Hyun now must come face to face with tragedy once again and she teams up with Choi Hyung to discover the truth and find her niece.

(Source: Soompi, NamuWiki, AsianWiki)


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