On the eve of the Busan festival, families of some of the victims of April's Sewol ferry disaster have called on the city mayor to block screenings a controversial documentary
Chinese online video site Youku is to pact with the Busan festival to launch a new talent discovery program.
Hollywood titles "The Maze Runner" and "Begin Again" continued to hold the top spots in another low key weekend at the Korean box office.
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%
Mayor accused of interfering in programming as festival is pressured to remove Sewol ferry documentary.
A sequel to 2001 smash hit comedy romance "My Sassy Girl" is to be made as a co-production between Korea's Shincine and China's Beijing Sky Wheel Media.
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…
Hollywood returns to the top of the Korean charts
With numbers down across the board in the week following the Chuseok holidays, local gangster picture "Tazza 2" again took top spot at the Korean box office.
TORONTO - Dreamwest Pictures is to handle the U.S. release of Korean gangster actioner "Tazza 2: Hand of God." South Korea-based Dreamwest is to give the film its Stateside release on Sept. 19…
"Oldboy" director picks Sarah Waters adaptation for Korean-language return