The modern South Korean film industry was born in the mid-'90s when the Busan festival helped push back the cloud of censorship that had prevailed for 10 years after the end of military rule. Since…
I Saw The Devil
Tossing together spare parts from "Rio Bravo," "Jackass," NRA promos and vintage muscle-car commercials, this thin, jokey Arnold Schwarzenegger vehicle elevates a back-of-the-bar-napkin script with a…
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…
Pic operates on the notion that indiscriminate action in service of a formulaic script will keep auds clutching their armrests, but the results fail to grip.
"I saw "The Devil's Double" with a couple of friends, and I kept asking myself, "Is it one guy playing both parts?"
South Korea-based sales outfit Finecut has closed deals on Kim Jee-woon's thriller "I Saw the Devil," among a slate of well-sold pics. "Devil" has been nabbed by Luna Films for Singapore and…
Arnold Schwarzenegger will be back -- now he just has to make up his mind about when and where.
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…
An unflinching gaze into the heart of pure evil and a perverse genre entertainment par excellence.
Magnet Releasing has set its sights on "I Saw the Devil," snagging North American rights to Ji-Woon Kim's serial killer thriller which screened at the Toronto Film Fest.