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Second Half (2010) Movie Review

“Second Half” is a Korean indie film with an interesting pedigree, being the debut feature from writer director David Cho,...

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Ghastly (2011) Movie Review

The excellently titled “Ghastly” is the latest of the 2011 Korean summer horrors to hit DVD and is another dealing...

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The Cat (2011) Movie Review

Korean horror takes a furry, feline turn with “The Cat”, from writer director Byun Seung Wook (“Solace”), pitting television actress...

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Sector 7 (2011) Movie Review

After spending so much time covering director Kim Ji-hoon’s deep sea monster movie “Sector 7″, you’d think that my lofty...

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Moby Dick (2010) Movie Review

Although “Moby Dick” isn’t an adaptation of the Herman Melville classic, but a Korean conspiracy thriller, the film does share...

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Romantic Heaven (2011) Movie Review

Jang Jin, director of wonderfully offbeat films like “Guns and Talks”, “Murder, Take One”, and more recently “The Quiz Show...

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Hanji (2010) Movie Review

Legendary Korean director Im Kwon Taek returns with his 101st feature in “Hanji”, which also happens to be his first...

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Shotgun Love (2011) Movie Review

Popular Korean actor Lim Chang Jung, probably still best known for his hilariously undignified role in “Sex is Zero”, returns...

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Bleak Night (2010) Movie Review

As its title suggests, “Bleak Night” is a grim slice of Korean indie drama, which marks the debut of writer...

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Children… (2011) Movie Review

“Children…” is another of the true life crime dramas which Korean cinema seems to do so consistently well, this time...

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Heartbeat (2010) Movie Review

Another Korean organ transplant themed thriller arrives in the form of “Heartbeat”, marking the debut of “Hello Schoolgirl” and “My...

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The Unjust (2010) Movie Review

With hits like “Crying Fist” and “The City of Violence” under his belt, Korean director Ryoo Seung Wan has made...

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GLove (2011) Movie Review

Award winning Korean director Kang Woo Suk, known for hard hitting, top quality blockbusters such as “Public Enemy”, “Silmido” and...

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Be My Guest (2009) Movie review

“Be my Guest” (a.k.a. “Excuse Me”) is an indie Korean outing perhaps best described as a slasher comedy, a wild...

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Come, Closer (2010) Movie Review

Korean indie “Come, Closer” marks the debut feature from director Kim Jong Kwan, a winding exploration of love and modern...