Miracle in Cell No. 7 is a 2013 South Korean comedy drama film starring Ryu Seung-ryong, Kal So-won and Park Shin-hye. The film is a heartwarming comedy and family melodrama about a mentally challenged man wrongfully imprisoned for murder, who builds friendships with the hardened criminals in his cell, and in return they help him see his daughter again by smuggling her into the prison. The film’s early working title was December 23.
Successful Ryoo Seung-yong comes back as a fool for his daughter! Outsiders not allowed! In room 7 of the prison where all kinds of criminals are gathered, comes Yong-gu, a father with the sense of a 6 year-old and his 7 year-old daughter Ye-seung. The mission of these criminals in room 7 is to protect these two who can never stay apart for a single moment.
Direction: Lee Hwan-kyung
Starring: Ryu Seung-ryong, Kal So-won, Park Shin-hye
Music: Lee Dong-jun
Cinematography: Kang Seung-gi
Editing: Choi Jae-geun, Kim So-yeon
Release Date: January 23, 2013
Running Time: 127 minutes
Country: South Korea