All posts tagged "films"

  • big hero
    Daniel Henney and Jamie Chung discuss ‘Big Hero 6′

    Disney’s new Marvel-based, action-packed comedy animated film to hit the theaters on Nov. 7 By Tae Hong Make way for the nerds. They’re the heroes of Disney’s new Marvel-based, action-packed comedy animated film, “Big Hero 6.” The mouse-eared...

    • Posted October 30, 2014
    • 0
  • Shim Sung-bo's "Haemoo"
    Three South Korean films to screen at AFI Fest 2014

    Three Korean films will show at AFI Fest 2014 in Hollywood in November. The American Film Institute’s film festival, now in its 28th year, invited director Shim Sung-bo’s “Haemoo,” Park Jeong-beom’s “Alive” and Kim Sung-hoon’s “A Hard...

    • Posted October 24, 2014
    • 0
  • seoul3
    Jubilee Project’s ‘Save My Seoul’ looks into the Korean sex trade industry

    By Tae Hong Two Korean American brothers traveled to Seoul and threw themselves into its prostitution and sex trafficking scene with hidden cameras and undercover access. They were baffled. The Jubilee Project’s Jason Y. Lee and Eddie...

    • Posted September 17, 2014
    • 4
  • "The Pirates," starring Son Ye-jin and Kim Nam-gil, has found success in the local film industry despite the overwhelming popularity of "Roaring Currents."
    Korean blockbusters reignite film industry

    By Jason Bechervaise Only a few months ago following the tragic Sewol ferry sinking in April, there were concerns that the disaster would affect how local audiences would respond to three domestic maritime blockbusters: “Roaring Currents,” “The...

    • Posted August 25, 2014
    • 2