In early 2020, Falcon Pictures officially announced that they had worked on a remake of a Korean film entitled Miracle in Cell No. 7 (2013). They have also announced the line-up involved in the project, one of which is Vino G. Bastian. Now, through his Instagram, Falcon Pictures has also shared a number of photos from the scenes in the film Miracle in Cell No. 7 Indonesian version. Come on, take a peek at the photo below!
In these photos, you can already feel the dramatic and sad nuances of this film that was worked on by Hanung Bramantyo. Through this first look, we are again shown a number of actors from the film, such as Tora Sudiro, Indro ‘Warkop,’ Indra Jegel, Bryan Domani, and Denny Sumargo who plays the role of the prison warden. Oh yes, the photo also reveals that actress Mawar Eva de Jongh will be participating in Miracle in Cell No. 7 Indonesian version.
For those of you who don't know, the film Miracle in Cell No. 7 is one of the best drama films in Korea. The film, directed by Lee Hwan-kyung in its Korean version, tells the story of a mentally disturbed man who is thrown into prison for a crime he didn't commit. This man named Lee Yong-gu also made friends with a number of real criminals in a cell who later helped him to meet his beloved daughter.
Well, the figure of Lee Yong-gu will later be played by Vino with a different name, namely Dodo Rojak. Then, the adorable girl character from Dodo Rojak will later be played by child actress Graciella Abigail who has previously played in the film Habibie & Ainun 3 (2019). Meanwhile, Mawar Eva de Jongh will play the adult version of her son Dodo who becomes a lawyer to solve his father's case.
This film, which combines elements of drama and comedy, is claimed to be one of the saddest films in Korea. Not only that, this one film has also won several prestigious awards in its country and also earned revenues of 80.3 million dollars (around Rp. 1 trillion). So, it's not surprising that Falcon Pictures is interested in remaking Miracle in Cell No. 7 in the Indonesian version.
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