Filming finished January 14, 2016 for upcoming film “Take Off 2” starring Soo-Ae, Oh Dal-Su, Oh Yeon-Seo, Kim Seul-Gi, Jin Ji-Hee. Filming took about 3 months to complete. Like its predecessor, 2009 box-office hit “Take Off,” movie follows a newly formed national Korean team as they prepare to take part in international competition. This time around, the team consists of women, as they form the country’s first female national ice hockey team.
In the film, Soo-Ae will star as Ji-Won. Her character is North Korean defector. She played on the national women’s ice hockey for North Korea.
Oh Dal-Su will play the coach for the national women’s ice hockey team.
Oh Yeon-Seo will play a character who was kicked off the short track team and decides to join the women’s ice hockey team.
Release date for “Take Off 2” will take place sometime this year in South Korea.
Main trailer added for upcoming romance film “A Man and a Woman” starring Jeon Do-Yeon and Gong Yoo. Movie is directed by Lee Yoon-Ki (“Ad Lib Night“/”My Dear Enemy“). “A Man and a Woman” will be released sometime next month in South Korea.
English subtitled trailer added for upcoming romance film “After Love” starring Park Si-Hoo and Yoon Eun-Hye. Movie is directed by Eo Il-Seon (“Plastic Tree“).
“After Love” will be released sometime in the second half of this year in South Korea.
English subtitled teaser trailer added for upcoming romantic-comedy film “Like for Likes” starring Lee Mi-Yeon, Yoo Ah-In, Kim Ju-Hyeok, Choi Ji-Woo, Kang Ha-Neul & Esom. “Like for Likes” will be released February 18, 2016 in South Korea.
Teaser trailer added for upcoming movie “Missing You” (English title) starring Shim Eun-Kyung, Yoon Je-Moon & Kim Sung-Oh. Movie is directed by Mo Hong-Jin (screenwriter for 2007 film “Our Town“). Still image above is the first of actress Shim Eun-Kyung in the film. Story for the film has Shim Eun-Kyung playing a young woman whose father was killed by a serial killer 15 years earlier. She has waited for his release from prison since then.
Release date for “Missing You” is now set for sometime in March, 2016 in South Korea.
Actors Hwang Jung-Min, So Ji-Sub & Song Joong-Ki are cast in new movie “Battleship Island” (literal title) directed by Ryoo Seung-Wan (“Veteran“). Story for “Battleship Island” is set in the early 20th century, when South Korea is under Japanese occupation. Some 400 Koreans are forced onto Battleship Island to mine for coal. The official name of Battleship Island is Hashima Island and the island picked up the nickname of Battleship Island due to its shape resembling a battelship. Hwang Jung-Min plays Lee Kang-Ok. His character was deceived into going to Battleship Island. He has a daughter which he does anything to protect. So Ji-Sub plays Choi Chil-Sung. His character is a top fighter. He makes trouble on Battleship Island. Song Jong-Ki plays Park Moo-Young. His character belongs to the Korean Independence group. He attempts to rescue a fellow member on Battleship Island.
“Battleship Island” will be released sometime in 2017 in South Korea.
Actor Byun Yo-Han is cast in upcoming movie “Will You Be There?” starring Kim Yun-Seok. Movie “Will You Be There?” is based on French novel “Seras-tu là ?” by Guillaume Musso and directed by Hong Ji-Young (“The Naked Kitchen“).
Setup for movie “Will You Be There” has Kim Yun-Seok playing a surgeon, Soo-Hyun. Soo-Hyun is terminally ill. He deeply wishes to see his girlfriend who died in an accident 30 years earlier. Soo-Hyun then gets 10 pills which allows him to travel back in time. He goes back in time to save his girlfriend. There, in his past, he meets his younger self played by Byun Yo-Han.
Filming for “Will You Be There?” begins sometime in the first half of this year in South Korea.
Here’s a teaser and two character posters for upcoming movie “Dongju: The Portrait of a Poet” starring Kang Ha-Neul & Park Jung-Min. Movie is based on the life of Yun Dong-Ju and directed by Lee Joon-Ik (“The Throne“). Teaser trailer for the film can be viewed on AsianWiki.
“Dongju: The Portrait of a Poet” will be released February 18, 2016 in South Korea.
Main trailer added for movie “Unforgettable” (English title) starring Do Kyung-Soo (‘EXO-K’), Kim So-Hyun, David Lee, Joo Da-Young, Park Yong-Woo. “Pure Love” will be released February 24, 2016 in South Korea.
Teaser poster added for upcoming romance film “A Man and A Woman” starring Jeon Do-Yeon and Gong Yoo. Movie is directed by Lee Yoon-Ki (“Ad Lib Night“/”My Dear Enemy“/”Come Rain Come Shine“). Portions of the film was shot on location in Finland.
Release date “A Man and A Woman” is now set for sometime February, 2016 in South Korea.