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Recently released convict Mi Kyung (Kim Ha Neul) connects with a kindly teacher (Ji Jin Hee) during a boat ride to Paradise Island, but experiences intense distress after attempting to prevent a na´ve student from stumbling down a dangerous life path. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi
Nora Lee Mandel, Film-Forward.com
Long afterwards, Almereyda's images will haunt your perceptions of everyday life, let alone make you squirm at anyone else's vacation movies in comparison.
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