BUSAN -- With hits "The Host" and "Snowpiercer" behind him, Bong Joon-ho is held in huge esteem by Korean audiences. He was exec producer of "Sea Fog," this year's Korean contender for the…
BUSAN -- Appearing at Friday's press conference for the New Currents jury, director and jury member Bong Joon-ho expressed his support of the controversial Lee Sang-ho and Ahn Hae-ryong docu on the…
HONG KONG — South Korea has selected “Sea Fog” (aka 'Haemoo') as its contender for the foreign-language Academy Awards race. The film, directed by Shim Sung-bo, is a largely sea-borne tale of human…
There are crucial similarities between these two movies -- and not just because they center around massive, fast-moving mechanical vehicles that reveal themselves to be, ahem, more than meets the eye.
On a typically temperate June evening, the 20th Los Angeles Film Festival launched Wednesday with Bong Joon-ho's “Snowpiercer,” an evocation of a massive train in a frozen future world. Shot two…
Radius-TWC has debuted its official U.S. trailer for Bong Joon-ho's "Snowpiercer." Chris Evans stars with Ed Harris, Jamie Bell, Alison Pill, John Hurt, Tilda Swinton and Octavia Spencer in the…
"American Hustle," "Monuments Men" also given March release dates in Middle Kingdom.
Wong Kar-wai's "The Grandmaster" topped the nominations announced Tuesday for the 8th edition of the Asian Film Awards.
Leading Asian sales agent Finecut has picked up international rights to "Night Flight," the gay-themed drama that premieres this week in Berlin's Panorama section. The company also arrives at the…
LONDON — Bong Joon-ho's adaptation of Jean-Marc Rochette's comicbook series "Snowpiercer" will play as one of the Berlin Forum's Special Screenings, which are dedicated to works of particular…