Period action film is fastest ever to sell 10 million tickets in Korea
LOCARNO - For decades now, Luc Besson, a director who gave French cinema a huge shot of mainstream action-traction and grandfathered - though not old himself – a new generation of Gallic action…
Well Go USA Entertainment has acquired all North American rights to Hoon-jung Park's Korean action thriller "New World" at Berlin.
Domestic Film DAILY
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The Equalizer1Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$40.7M Sony / Columbia 22.26%
The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner2Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$60.2M Fox 29.30%
The Boxtrolls3Daily:$862,914 Cumulative:$18.9M Focus 17.65%
As grueling as it gets, "National Security" relentlessly depicts the torture of a political prisoner in the twilight of South Korea's military dictatorship.
A cinematic mongrel that defies genre conventions, "A Werewolf Boy" leaps from one conceptual plane to another.
A trite and tangled potboiler that, despite its polemical pretensions, is just a glorified Korean domestic drama with classier couture and shapelier champagne flutes.
Largely set in 1980s Busan, "Nameless Gangster: Rules of the Time" is a rags-to-rogues crimer whose finely chiseled portraits of greed, self-preservation and depravity are buttressed by powerhouse…
A biography of Korean director and studio head Shin Sang-ok, who worked both sides of the peninsula's north-south divide, "The Golden Age of Korean Cinema & the Legend of Shin Film" is an enthralling…
If Hong Sang-soo is Korea's Eric Rohmer, young writer-helmer Choi Young-seok could have a shot at being the nation's Jim Jarmusch or Aki Kaurismaki.
Kevin Smith's "Red State," J.C. Chandor's "Margin Call," Dito Montiel's "The Son of No One," George Ratliff's "Salvation Boulevard," Eugene Jarecki's "Reagan," Steve James' "The Interrupters" and…