East of Eden: Korean Drama

 

East of Eden  에덴의 동쪽  Korean Drama with English subtitle

Original release:    08/25/2008
Also known as:    
Genre:    action, drama, romance
Directors:   So Won-young
Writers:   Na Yeon-sook,Lee Hong-ku
A production of MBC (Munhwa Broadcasting Corporation) of South Korean
 
This drama revolves around the fate of two men born in the 60s at the same time, and in the same hospital, of a coal mining town. Shin Tae-hwan is the managing director of a coal mine in Taebaek. As the true embodiment of ambition, he strives to become the inheritor of the coal mining company called the Taesung Group. In this process, he kills Lee Ki-chul, another miner who has been blocking his path to success. For his own selfish pleasure, he also seduces a nurse at Taebaek Hospital, only to coldly brush her away later. At that moment, the wife of the deceased miner Lee Ki-chul gives birth to a son at Taebaek Hospital. On that same day, Shin Tae-hwan wife also gives birth to a baby boy. Mi-ae is the nurse who has been betrayed by Shin Tae-hwan. In her rage, she comes up with a scheme to fulfill her own revenge. As if to jab a dagger into Shin Tae-hwan's heart, she switches the two babies born in the same hospital. By doing so, she viciously transforms the fates of the two lives. The drama will be about two men whose fates are crossed from the very first day that they were born. Both men were born in the same hospital. When he was a teenager, Lee Dong Chul witnessed the death of his father. From then on he promised to seek revenge on the man who caused his father's death, Shin Tae Hwan. But unbeknownst to everybody is the fact that Dong Chul's younger brother, Dong Wook, was switched at birth with Tae Hwan's son, Myung Hun. Dong Wook grows up to become a prosecutor and vows to help his brother seek revenge. But what happens when they find out that they're not brothers? What will Dong Chul do when he finds out that his real brother was raised by Shin Tae Hwan and that the brother that was beside him all these years is the son of his enemy?(shelby) The drama centers the vicious and violent clash between two families of a coal mining town: Shin Tae-hwan's family, who is the son in law of the owner of the coal mining company called the Taesung Group and Lee Ki-chul's family, who is working for Taesung and is a union leader. The families fate were forever connected when the two babies of each family that was born in the same hospital the same day were deliberated switched by a nurse to revenge the abandonment by Shin Tae-hwan. The killing of Lee Ki-chul by Shin Tae-hwan ignited bitter grudges between the two families that span generations. Relations between the two families continued to sour over the next decade during the years that the two switched babies - Lee Dong Wook and Shin Myung Hun were grown up. Dong Wook grows up to become a prosecutor and vows to help his brother seek revenge. But what happens when they find out that they're not brothers? What will Dong Chul do when he finds out that his real brother was raised by Shin Tae Hwan and that the brother that was beside him all these years is the son of his enemy?
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