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  • My Brilliant Life (2014)
  • 117 min | Drama
My Brilliant Life (2014)
117 min | Drama

16 year old boy, A-Reum has Progeria Syndrome, a rare genetic defect that will cause the baby to show rapid aging from an early age. Although A-Reum has struggled again the disease, he was raised as a brilliant young child than anyone else...See more16 year old boy, A-Reum has Progeria Syndrome, a rare genetic defect that will cause the baby to show rapid aging from an early age. Although A-Reum has struggled again the disease, he was raised as a brilliant young child than anyone else. Young parents, Mira (SONG Hye-kyo) and Dae-su (KANG Dong-won) are still in their early 30s who had A-Ruem when they both were 17 year old, sometimes act immature but they never expressed their sorrow. A-Ruem only has few month to live, and Mira and Dae-su want to denied the reality. Although knowing that he does not have much time left, they appear on a fundraising TV show in hopes of raising enough money for his medical care. A-Ruem's appearance on a TV brings everyone's attention, and he becomes pen pal with a teenager girl who's also suffering from a disease watching the show. Exchanging letters with her becomes the joy of his days. But his body becomes more weary from aging, and he even loses his vision. Written by KOFIC See less
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Director
Writers
Min-seok Choi (screenplay) | Je-yong Lee (screenplay) (adaptation) | Hyo-jin Oh (screenplay) | Aeran Kim (based on a novel by)
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Jung Jae-Hyung (as Jae-hyeong Jeong)
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Oct 30, 2014 (United States)

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16 cast members
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Song Hye-Kyo
Mi-ra (as Hye-kyo Song) Mi-ra (as Hye-kyo Song)   See fewer
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Dong-won Gang
Dae-soo (as Dong-won Kang) Dae-soo (as Dong-won Kang)   See fewer
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Il-seob Baek
Mr. Jang Mr. Jang   See fewer
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Seo-jin Chae
Lee Seo-Ha (as Kim Go-Woon) Lee Seo-Ha (as Kim Go-Woon)   See fewer
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Seong-mok Cho
Ah-reum Ah-reum   See fewer
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Cha Eun-Woo
A-Reum (healthy) (as Lee Dong-Min) A-Reum (healthy) (as Lee Dong-Min)   See fewer
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Joon-seok Heo
Seung-Chan Seung-Chan   See fewer
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Seok-jeong Hwang
Hallelujah 1 Hallelujah 1   See fewer
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Kim Kap-su
Dae-soo's Father Dae-soo's Father   See fewer
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Joon-Bum Kim
Optometrist Optometrist   See fewer
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So-jin Kim
Photographer Kim (as Kim So-Jin) Photographer Kim (as Kim So-Jin)   See fewer
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Hwang Man-Ik
Radiologist Radiologist   See fewer
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Seohyun
Self Self   See fewer
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Lee Sung-min
Ah-reum's father Ah-reum's father   See fewer
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TaeTiSeo
Themselves Themselves   See fewer
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Choi Yoon-Suk
Aspiring director Aspiring director   See fewer
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7 / 10 | 797 votes