Sunday

Korean Drama : 200 Pound Beauty




200 Pounds Beauty (미녀는 괴로워 - Minyeoneun Goerowo) is a 2006 South Korean comedy film based on a Japanese mangaKanna-San, Daiseikou Desu (カンナさん大成功です!) by Yumiko Suzuki. The literal meaning of 미녀는 괴로워 is 'Being Beautiful is Agonizing. The story tells the tale about an overweight girl who undergoes extreme plastic surgeries to become a pop sensation.
The film was a financial success, earning approximately $45 million against its $4 million budget. It also received large critical acclaims, winning Grand Bell's Best Actress for Kim Ah-jung and Best Cinematography together with nominations for Best Film and Best Director.