Directed by Park Geon-yong (박건용)120min | Release date in South Korea : 2009/07/01
Alternative title : "Lifting King Kong"
Retired weightlifter Lee Ji-bong (Lee Beom-soo) reluctantly accepts a coaching position at a provincial girls' middle school. Ji-bong eventually accepts the group of enthusiastic yet clueless teenage girls to pass on the painful skills of the unpopular sport. Inspired by a true story, the film shows how the ill-equipped team members champion the national sports festival and also transform one another's lives. All ages admitted.
|120 min •35mm •Cinemascope (2.35)|
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