In the wake of its unexpected box office success, "Crazy Romance" has come under fire for the image presented in the main theatrical poster. Specifically, Gong Hyo-jin's legs are portrayed as being longer than those of the actual actress. Official representatices from "Crazy Romance" have insisted the image was not touched up.
A person involved with creating the shot in question has claimed that while the length of Gong Hyo-jin's legs was indeed a focal centerpiece of the poster, touching up was not performed to accomplish this. The person said that Gong Hyo-jin's legs were long to begin with, but also that the top-down visual design of the poster calls attention to her legs in a way that might not have otherwise been obvious.
Gong Hyo-jin is also appearing in the popular drama "When the Camellias Bloom". "Crazy Romance" is a nontraditional romantic comedy, that takes place in an office setting, that has already earned over 1.5 million box office admissions going into its second weekend.
Written by William Schwartz
Staff writer. Has been writing articles for HanCinema since 2012, having lived in South Korea since 2011. Started out in Gyeongju, then to Daegu, then to Ansan, then to Yeongju, then to Seoul, lived on the road for HanCinema's travel diaries series in the summer of 2016, and is currently settled in Anyang. Has good tips for utilizing South Korea's public bus system. William Schwartz can be contacted via firstname.lastname@example.org.
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