Peppermint Candy

Peppermint Candy


Total votes: 419

Director & Screenwriter: Lee Chang Dong

Release Date: Jan 1, 2000

Duration: 2 hr. 10 min.

Year: 2000

Rank: #5735

Country: South Korea

Native Title: 박하사탕

Content Rating: 18+ Restricted (violence & profanity)

Alternative Titles: Bakhasatang, Bakha Satang

Genre: Drama, Military


Outdoor Excursion: Spring 1999. A group of middle-aged, working-class friends meet for the 20th year reunion of their old factory worker’s association. While they sing and dance up a storm, their long-lost friend Yong Ho shows up, disrupting the party. He climbs on top of a railroad track and refuses to budge despite the danger of an approaching train.
What follows is a series of prior events in the main character’s lifethat show how he became the suicidal man portrayed in this scene.


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