This movie surpassed the hit series from VFC to take the top spot in viewership ratings.
Recently, Kantar Media has released a list of the top 10 most watched programs in the country (updated on October 2, 2022). In the category of entertainment programs, the hit series was also named. In particular, the presence of the movie Then 30 Years Later attracted many people’s attention. Overcoming the two prime-time movies of VTV, Happy Garage and Dou Tri, Then 30 Years Later topped the viewership ratings with an impressive 4.7%.
Then 30 Years Later is currently showing on Vinh Long Television. Similar to the series set in the past of this station, Then 30 Years Later was also inspired by a reformed play of the same name by Ha Trieu – Hoa Phuong. The film has the participation of many veteran faces such as: Truong Minh Quoc Thai, Thanh Truc, Quang Tuan, Ngoc Thao… Right from the first episode airing, the film has been highly appreciated for its quality cast. quality, all matched with natural performances. In addition, the old setting (specifically Long Xuyen in the 1940s) is also very well restored.
The film opens with the story of the Dai family when they fell into debt because of the wastefulness of his wife, Hai – the daughter in the house was taken hostage by thugs. Fortunately, thanks to Ba Thanh – a young man in the village, he sold all his fields, gardens and houses to repay the debt of Mr. Dai’s family. Touched by Ba Thanh’s kindness, Hai accepted to be his wife even though she was forced by Mrs. Dai to marry Thuc, a rich young man. Not long after, Ba Thanh and Hai gave birth to a son, named Occhi. But happiness has not yet smiled, 3 years later, Thuc returned to his hometown and accidentally met Hai again. In the past, he couldn’t marry her, so now Thuc secretly regrets, he bribed Mrs. Dai to kill Ba Thanh, causing Hai Lac to lose his child without knowing that all his life’s tragedies were caused by Thuc.
Thirty years later, Occhi became a famous writer named Duy Long, while his mother walked with Mr. Thuc and had two more children, Thien Si and Ngoc Han. Ironically, Ngoc Han fell in love with writer Duy Long’s novels and fell in love with the author, but he fell in love with Doctor Truc Huynh only to encounter the fierce prohibition of Mrs. Truc – her mother.
The content is full of drama-like content “old film THVL”, no less than Lightning in the Rain, Law of Heaven or more recently Fate, Then 30 Years Later easily has a movie of its own. The film is also going to the climax when the past resentments “come back to life” in turn.
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