More Than Family
More Than Family (Korean: 애비규환; RR: Aebi Gyuhwan) is a 2020 South Korean family comedy film directed by Choi Ha-na-I and starring Krystal Jung, Jang Hye-jin, Choi Deok-moon and Nam Moon-chul. It revolves around To-il, (Krystal Jung) who gets pregnant while dating her tutoring student. The film was premiered at Busan International Film Festival on October 25, 2020. It was released in theaters in South Korea on November 12, 2020. And it was available on iQiyi on December 26 (for Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, and Thailand).
|More Than Family|
|Revised Romanization||Abby Gyuhwan|
|Directed by||Choi Ha-na|
|Screenplay by||Choi Ha-na|
|Produced by||Kim Se-hun|
|Edited by||Han Ji-youn|
|Music by||Park In-young|
|Distributed by||Little Big Pictures|
|Box office||est. US$190,327|
To-il (Krystal Jung) gets pregnant while dating her 19 years old tutoring student. Her mother and step-father are not pleased with the situation, so she decides to track down her biological father whom she has not seen for 15 years. The journey to find him brings back memories of her birth father and her step-father. When she realizes that she wasn't ready to face her father, she runs into him. Meanwhile, her step father, Tae Hyo is disappointed that she left them to find her birth father. In her absence, the father of the baby disappears. When the two fathers meet, they end up embarking on a quest to find him, which unfolds a series of playful happenings.
The film was released on November 12, 2020.
Based on the Integrated Computer Network for Cinema Admission Tickets
|As of||Cumulative admissions||Ref.|
|January 12, 2021||22,763 persons|||
as of respective weekend date
|Week ending||Admissions (cumulative)||Notes|
|As of November 22, 2020[update]||21,835|||
|As of November 15, 2020[update]||16,157|
Awards and nominationsEdit
|57th Baeksang Arts Awards||Best New Actress||Krystal Jung||Nominated|||
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