Feb 13 2018

Live-action film “Cheese in the Trap” release date

Live-action film “Cheese in the Trap,” starring Park Hae-Jin and Oh Yeon-Seo, is now set for release March 14, 2018 in South Korea. March 14 is also “White Day” in South Korea, where men give gifts to women like cookies or chocolate or maybe even movie tickets this year. Meanwhile, the photo above is a still image of Park Hae-Jin and Oh Yeon-Seo from the film.

Movie “Cheese in the Trap” is based on webcomic “Cheese in the Trap” by Soon Ggi. Story for the film will revolve around the romance between Yoo Jung (Park Hae-Jin) who seems like the perfect male college student, but he has a dark side and Hong Seol (Oh Yeon-Seo) who is an ordinary university student. Park Hae-Jin reprises his role from the tvN drama series version of “Cheese in the Trap” while Oh Yeon-Seo takes over the role played by Kim Go-Eun in the drama series.

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Feb 12 2018

Special Lunar New Year poster for movie “The Accidental Detective 2”

Here’s a special Lunar New Year poster for upcoming sequel film “The Accidental Detective 2.” Kwon Sang-Woo and Sung Dong-Il return in their roles of Kang Dae-Man and No Tae-Soo respectively and this time around they will be joined by Lee Kwang-Soo. Caption on the poster states “Year of the Golden Dog, Come Back With A Bump.” The Korean title has also been updated from “Private Investigator 2” to “Private Investigator: Returns.”

“The Accidental Detective 2” will be released sometime this year in South Korea.

Feb 9 2018

Trailer and poster for movie “A Field Day”

Trailer and poster for movie “A Field Day” starring child actress Kim Soo-Ahn. If you look at the poster and think to yourself “Kim Soo-Ahn really doesn’t age much,” well there’s an explanation. The film made its world premiere at the 2016 Jeonju International Film Festival, meaning filming most likely took place back in 2015. Story for “A Field Day” follows a family with its various problems and their drive to succeed. Kim Soo-Ahn plays elementary school student Seung-Hee. She likes a boy, but he likes someone else. Movie is written and directed by Kim Jin-Tae.

“A Field Day” opens sometime this March in South Korea.

Feb 8 2018

Teaser trailer for horror film “Gonjiam: Haunted Asylum”

Teaser trailer for horror film “Gonjiam: Haunted Asylum” starring Wi Ha-Joon, Park Ji-Hyun and Park Sung-Hoon. Movie is directed by Jung Bum-Sik (“The Epitaph“/”Horror Stories“). Story for “Gonjiam: Haunted Asylum” follows 7 people who decide to enter the abandoned Gonjiam Psychiatric Hospital at night and live stream their experience. The psychiatric hospital was a real medical institution that shut down in 1996. In 2013, CNN published a list of the 7 freakiest places on earth which included Gonjiam Psychiatric Hospital.

“Gonjiam: Haunted Asylum” opens March, 2018 in South Korea.

Feb 8 2018

Release date set for movie “Be With You”

Movie “Be With You” starring So Ji-Sub and Son Ye-Jin is now set for release March 14, 2018 in South Korea. The film is based on 2003 Japanese novel “Ima, Ai ni Yukimasu” by Takuji Ichikawa which was previously adapted into 2004 film “Be with You” starring Yuko Takeuchi and Shido Nakamura and 2005 TBS drama series “Be With You” starring Mimura and Hiroki Narimiya. Story for “Be With You” follows a wife/mother who reappears a year after her death, but she doesn’t remember who she is.

Feb 8 2018

Teaser trailer for OCN drama series “That Man Oh Soo”

Teaser trailer for OCN drama series “That Man Oh Soo” starring Lee Jong-Hyun (‘CNBLUE’) and Kim So-Eun. The drama series follows a man named Oh Soo (Lee Jong-Hyun). He has a mysterious ability and uses it to help other people find love. He then meets Seo Yoo-Ri (Kim So-Eun). They argue pretty much about everything, but chemistry builds between them. Still images above are the first from the drama series.

“That Man Oh Soo” will first air March 5, 2018 in South Korea.

Feb 7 2018

English subtitled trailer for movie “Heung-Boo: The Revolutionist”

English subtitled trailer for movie “Heung-Boo: The Revolutionist” starring Jung Woo, Kim Ju-Hyeok and Jung Jin-Young. Movie is period film and follows novelist Yeon Heung-Boo. While searching for his older brother, he decides to write a novel about two brothers (played by Kim Ju-Hyeok and Jung Jin-Young). Movie is directed by Cho Keun-Hyun (“26 Years“).

“Heung-Boo: The Revolutionist” will be released February 14, 2018 in South Korea.

Feb 5 2018

Filming for movie “Ansi Fortress” finishes

Filming for movie “Ansi Fortress” (literal title) finished January 24, 2018. Movie began filming August 23, 2017 and took about 5 months to complete. The filming set featured a replica of Ansi Fortress which was built 11 meters (36 feet) high and 180 meter (590 feet) in length. Currently, post-production work is being done on the film and the movie will be released sometime during the second half of this year.

Meanwhile, above is the second still image of Zo In-Sung in the movie. Movie is directed by Kim Kwang-Sik (“My Dear Desperado“).