Jang Keun-Suk is cast in new Kim Ki-Duk directed film “Human Time” (literal title). In the movie, Jang Keun-Suk will play a character that is cruel and a cold hearted human. The movie itself will examine the boundary of ethics and morality in humans. Already cast in the film are Ryoo Seung-Bum and Ahn Sung-Ki. This is the first time Jang Keun-Suk and Kim Ki-Duk will work together.
Filming for “Human Time” begins at the end of May, 2017.
Main trailer added for upcoming movie “Okja” starring Ahn Seo-Hyun. Movie is directed by Bong Joon-Ho and will stream on Netflix worldwide on June 28, 2017. The film will also premiere in South Korean theaters on the same day (June 29, 2017 local time). The movie is having its world premiere at this year’s Cannes Film Festival in the “Competition” section. “Okja” also features the appearance of Hollywood actors including Jake Gyllenhaal, Lily Collins and Tilda Swinton.
Teaser trailer added for upcoming action film “Real” starring Kim Soo-Hyun. In addition to the first teaser trailer, the movie has now picked up a June, 2017 release date in South Korea.
English subtitled teaser trailer for upcoming movie “Yongsoon” starring Lee Soo-Kyung & Kim Dong-Young. Movie takes place during the summertime for a 18 year old high school girl played by Lee Soo-Kyung. She has a crush on her gym teacher, while a fellow classmate (Kim Dong-Young) has a crush on her. Movie had its world premiere at last year’s Busan International Film Festival.
“Yongsoon” opens June, 2017 in Japan.
Ryoo Joon-Yeol and Yoo Ji-Tae are cast in new movie “Money” (literal title). Movie will be the first film directed by Park Noo-Ri. He has previously worked as an assistant director on movies “The Unjust,” “The Berlin File” and “Man In Love.” In the upcoming film, Ryoo Joon-Yeol will play new stock broker Il-Hyun. He is recruited to join a stock market scam orchestrated by Beonhopyo (Yoo Ji-Tae). The still images above and below are from the first script reading for the film which took place recently.
“Money” will be released sometime next year in South Korea. Read more »
English subtitled teaser trailer added for movie “The Villainess” starring Kim Ok-Vin, Shin Ha-Kyun, Sung Joon & Kim Seo-Hyung. Movie is directed by Jung Byoung-Gil (“Confession of Murder“). “The Villainess” will have its world premiere at this year’s Cannes Film Festival in the “Midnight Screenings” section.
“The Villainess” opens June, 2017 in South Korea.
Teaser trailer for biopic film “Anarchist from Colony” (English title) starring Lee Je-Hoon & Choi Hee-Seo. The film is based on the life of anarchist/political activist Park Yeol and directed by Lee Joon-Ik.
“Anarchist from Colony” opens June 29, 2017 in South Korea.
Zo In-Sung is cast for the lead male role in upcoming period film “Ansi Fortress” (literal title). Movie will be directed by Kim Kwang-Sik. In the upcoming film, Zo In-Sung will play Yang Man-Chun. His character is the lord of Ansi Fortress and commander of Goguryeo troops. The face off against a half million invading Tang forces. Actor Park Bo-Gum is currently considering an offer to play a role in the film.
Filming for “Ansi Fortress” will begin August, 2017.
See the entire list of nominees and winners for the just concluded 2017 BaekSang Arts Awards. The top “Grand Prize” went to Park Chan-Wook for movie “The Handmaiden” and Kim Eun-Sook for tvN drama series “Goblin.” Congrats to all of the winners.
Main trailer for upcoming movie “The Merciless” starring Sol Kyung-Gu & Siwan. “The Merciless” will have its world premiere at the 69th annual Cannes Film Festival in the Midnight Screenings section. Story for “The Merciless” follows Jae-Ho (Sol Kyung-Gu) who wants to become the #1 guy in a crime organization and Hyun-Soo (Siwan) who is not afraid of anything.
“The Merciless” opens May, 2017 in South Korea.