Here are two of the most famous Asian movies made in Prague. Prague is a magnificent city, popular with movie directors and popular with lovers. If you come to Prague I’ll take you to the most romantic spots from the movie and to exactly the same places as the film stars lived out their love.
Somewhere only we know
In the summer of 2014 a romantic Chinese movie “Somewhere only we know” was shot in Prague.
This love story is about Jin Tian, a young woman who was recently dumped by her fiancé and lost her grandmother, Chen Lanxin. Feeling heartbroken, she travels to Prague, the place where her grandmother once spent years of her life. In her grandmother’s belongings she finds a letter from 1970. In Prague, Jin Tian meets Peng Zeyang, a young single father who lives with his daughter and mother. The two develop a mutual attraction during their journey on searching for Josef Novak, her grandmother’s past lover.
In the movie you’re shown the most amazing places in Prague. Jian Tian lives in a cosy apartment in Little Quarter near the John Lennon wall. Together with Peng Zeyang they spend time around Charles Bridge, Vltava river and enjoy stunning views of Prague from Prague Castle.
In this Asian movie set in Prague, the cast is made up of popular Chinese actors, including: Jinglei Xu, Gordon Alexander, Likun Wang, Yifan Wu.
Lovers in Prague
Another romantic Asian movie made in Prague comes from a Korean production. Actually it was a TV series named, “Lovers in Prague“. This love story is about a young female diplomat Jae-hee who falls in love with a young inheritor of a huge commercial empire. But their love finishes from day to day without any explanation. With the question pending: Will their dreams come true when the young lovers meet again after 5 years in Prague? The lead role is portrayed by a very popular actress Jeon Do Yeon who plays Yoon Jae Hee. Acting alongside Jeon is Kim Min Joon who plays Ji Young Wooe in the movie.