Sweet Home is a horror drama television series, which is directed by Lee Eung-Bok. It is presented as an original production of Netflix, a service that premiered it in its catalog on December 18, 2020. It is part of the big N’s commitment to content from South Korea, after having obtained a good response with other series and movies from that country.
Notably, the series is based on the eponymous webtoon of Kim Kan-bi and Hwang Young-chan. If you are not familiar with webtoons, it is a digital comic format that is very popular in South Korean territory. Unlike webcomic, is that each webtoon is published in a single vertical image, which makes it easier to read on mobile devices and other types of electronics of this type.
According to Netflix, the title will be liked by those who were attracted by other productions in its catalog from Asia. Among them are Vivo and The supernatural guest. Next, we tell you what this series is about, which seeks to make your hair stand on end, but also have fun with action scenes.
The story revolves around Cha Hyun-Soo, a young student who possesses inner demons with great powers and abilities. The student uses these beings to destroy ferocious monsters that are responsible for sowing terror among men, so often it is the only force that stands between his evil plans. However, his reality changes radically when his entire family loses their lives in a traffic accident.
SWEET HOME TRAILER
Don’t miss the trailer for this series, which is scripted by Kim Hyung-min, Kim Kan-bi, Park So-Jeong, Hong So-ri, and Hwang Young-chan. It is worth mentioning that the product consists of 10 episodes, each of them with an approximate duration of 50 minutes.
The star of Sweet Home is Song Kang, who plays the character of Cha Hyun-soo. This South Korean-born actor began his television career in 2017 when he made his debut in The Liar and His Lover. Also, he only has one movie under his belt called Beautiful Vampire, where he plays Lee-So-nylon. Without a doubt, the Sweet Home series represents your greatest opportunity to make yourself known to Western audiences. Here’s the full cast.
- Song Kang as Cha Hyun-soo
- Lee Jin-Wook as Pyeon Sang-Wook
- Lee Si-young as Seo Yi-kyeong
- Lee Do-hyun as Lee Eun-hyuk
- Kim Nam-hee as Jeong Jae-heon
- Go Min-si is Lee Wun-yoo
- Park Kyu-young as Yoon Ji-soo
- Go Yoon-jung as Park Yoo-ri
- Kim Kap-soo as Ahn Gil-seop
- Kim Sang-ho as Han Du-sik
- KO Gun-han is Yun-jae
REVIEW OF SWEET HOME
The specialized press appreciates the Sweet Home series in a good way. Several well-known journalists have given him good marks. Among them is Jonathon Wilson for Ready Steady Cut. In his review, the film critic believes that the series has something to offer the public and, above all, those who are fans of the genre.