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Innocent Witness

2019 2h 9m Drama Mystery & Thriller List
Reviews 12% Audience Score 50+ Ratings
An old man suffering from depression is found dead, and his housekeeper, Mi-ran, is charged with the murder. Mi-ran's defense attorney, Sun-ho, is surprised to learn the only witness to the crime is Ji-woo, a teenage girl with Asperger's. Will Ji-woo be able to take the stand and provide a valid statement? Read More Read Less

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William Schwartz HanCinema While we see Soon-ho as coming to understand autism, in reality he is still always treating Ji-woo as an other. Jun 21, 2019 Full Review James Marsh South China Morning Post Kim's deft and sensitive portrayal of the autistic girl ... earns our sympathy organically as the drama unfolds. Rated: 3.5/5 Apr 8, 2019 Full Review Min-sik Yoon Korea Herald It has some flaws along the way, but not enough to eclipse the good parts. Overall, it was an enjoyable experience. Apr 8, 2019 Full Review Read all reviews

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Audience Member This film is a must-see drama. Heartwarming and uplifting with hardly a trace of cliched sentimentality. Writer-director Lee Han has done a masterful job in maintaining a tension-filled pace and overseeing exceptional performances by Jung Woo-Sung and Kim Hyang-gi. Rated 5 out of 5 stars 02/10/23 Full Review Audience Member Court room scenes are well done until the last seen in which the defense lawyer takes the prosecutions perspective Rated 5 out of 5 stars 04/08/19 Full Review Read all reviews
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Synopsis An old man suffering from depression is found dead, and his housekeeper, Mi-ran, is charged with the murder. Mi-ran's defense attorney, Sun-ho, is surprised to learn the only witness to the crime is Ji-woo, a teenage girl with Asperger's. Will Ji-woo be able to take the stand and provide a valid statement?
Director
Lee Han
Screenwriter
Moon Ji-won, Lee Han
Production Co
MOVIEROCK, Studio By The Library
Genre
Drama, Mystery & Thriller
Original Language
Korean
Runtime
2h 9m