- Movie: Cheese in the Trap (치즈 인 더 트랩)
- Release Date: March 14, 2018
- Runtime: 116 min.
Cheese in the Trap – The Movie is not easy to make a movie based on a popular original because it is popular as a drama . Because the expectations of the original fans are high, it is a burden. The same is true of the webtoon ‘Cheese in the Trap’, which boasts 1.1 billion cumulative views.
The drama ‘Cheese in the Trap‘ was popularly aired on tvN in 2016. The drama aired with concern and anticipation satisfied, and the ratings were also high.
However, as he went into the second half, the proportion of Yoo-jeong (Park Hae-Jin) decreased, which drew the resentment of the viewers, and he became a dragon-headed man due to the ambiguous character and the ending. Since then, the conflict between the production team, the original writer, and the actors has surfaced and became a controversy.
It is for this reason that when the news that ‘Cheese in the Trap’ was being made into a movie came out, it drew attention. The key was whether the movie could fill in the gaps in the drama. In particular, the fact that Park Hae-jin, who played the role of Yoo-jeong in the drama, also took on the role of Yoo-jeong, was half the expectation and half the concern. This is because it can become a boring re-tang.