Sunset in My Hometown (Hangul: 변산; RR: Byeonsan) is a 2018 South Korean drama film and the thirteenth feature film directed by Lee Joon-ik. The film stars Park Jung-min and Kim Go-eun.
Plot Sunset in My Hometown
On the day that underground rapper Hak-soo fails his 7th audition, he receives a call from his hometown that his father is in the hospital. But he finds out that it was his father’s plot to bring him to Byeon-san. To top it all, he is suspected as a phishing scam criminal and locked up in this small, boring suburb.
- Movie: Sunset In My Hometown (English title)
- Revised romanization: Byeonsan
- Hangul: 변산
- Director: Lee Joon-Ik
- Writer: Kim Se-Kyum
- Producer: Kim Sung-Chul
- Cinematographer: Lee Ui-Tae
- Release Date: July 4, 2018
- Runtime: 123 min.
- Genre: Drama / Coming of Age / Music / Father & Son / Past & Present
- Distributor: Megabox Plus M
- Language: Korean
- Country: South Korea
- Park Jung-min as Hak-soo, an unsuccessful rapper in Seoul who returns to his long-abandoned hometown of Byeonsan in the countryside following a phone call from home.
- Kim Go-eun as Sun-mi, Hak-soo’s childhood classmate.
- Jang Hang-sun as Hak-soo’s father
- Jung Kyu-soo as Sun-mi’s father
- Shin Hyun-bin as Mi-kyung
- Go Joon as Yong-dae