An Upstart

An Upstart


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Director: Kim Soo Yong

Release Date: Jul 13, 1961

Duration: 1 hr. 54 min.

Year: 1961

Country: South Korea

Native Title: 구봉서의 벼락부자

Content Rating: Not Yet Rated

Alternative Titles: Gu Bong-seo-ui Byeorakbuja



A poor boarder inherits 30 million dollars from an American soldier whose life he saved during the Korean War. The stingy landlady instantly turns into a completely different person, women swarm around him, and charities ask him for donations. Gangsters come forward and try to terminate him. But one day a letter arrives from the bank that says the 30 million dollars was a mistake. He faints.
(Source: Korean Film Archive)


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