Romance Papa
Romance Papa
Theatrical poster to Romance Papa
Director Shin Sang-ok[1]
Producer Shin Sang-ok
Planner Hwang Nam
Screenplay Kim Hee-Chang
Based on Kim Hee-Chang
Assistant director Kim Yong-deok
Choe Chun-sik
Son Ik-dong
Art director Chung Woo-taek
Music Kim Seong-dae
Cinematographer Jeong Hae-jun
Editor Kim Young-hee
Lighting Lee Gye-chang
Sound recording Sohn In-ho
Lee Sang-man
Production studio Shin Films
Released January 28, 1960
Running time 131 min.
Budget approx. KRW 35,000,000
Debut theatre Myeongbo
Attendance 100,000
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Romance Papa (로맨스빠빠 - Romaenseu ppappa) is a 1960 film directed by Shin Sang-ok.[1]


Working at an insurance company, a father barely makes enough money to support his family. Due to his humor and optimistic nature, his children call him "Romance Papa". When he is laid off from work due to his age, he keeps this a secret from his family. His children find out and secretly take jobs to support the family. They all get together on father's birthday and have a happy celebration.[1]



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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 "로맨스빠빠" (in Korean). Korean Movie Database. Retrieved 2011-07-09.