BUSAN – Japanese star Ken Watanabe wasted no time – and did not mince his words – in discussing the recent problems of the Busan festival and the trust issues raised by film "Rage." "Despite all the…
MADRID — Baltasar Kormakur's "The Oath," Lee Sang-il's "Rage" and Feng Xiaogang's "I Am Not Madame Bovary" will compete for the 64th San Sebastian Festival's Golden Seashell, the Festival announced…
A medical disaster movie depicting how a South Korean city becomes ground zero for the H5N1 epidemic, "Flu" delivers a transfusion of harrowing realism, government duplicity and dripping…
Though it doesn't pack the emotional punch of Clint Eastwood's original, Lee Sang-il's "Unforgiven" remake is stunningly shot and never less than entertaining.
SEOUL – The Busan film festival will open with dance drama "Vara: A Blessing," the third film by Buddhist monk Khyentse Norbu, and the first time that the South Korean festival has not opened with…
ROME – Venice topper Alberto Barbera has unveiled a rich mix of name auteurs and newcomers, crowdpleasers and esoteric pics, with U.S. and U.K. titles playing prominently, in his lineup for the 70th…
Re-creating a 1948 massacre of civilians by the South Korean army on that nation's Jeju Island, "Jiseul" uses disconnected images in pristine monochrome to tell a story that's as hazy and haunting as…
TOKYO -- Warner Japan plans to remake the 1992 Clint Eastwood western "The Unforgiven" as a samurai period drama with Ken Watanabe playing the Eastwood role as a retired gunman taking one last job.
The elements never fully coalesce in this psychological thriller.
The Tokyo Filmex fest has unveiled the lineup for its 11th edition, which will unspool Nov. 21-28 in Tokyo.
Belgian-Dutch co-production "Oxygen" won the top Grand Prix des Americas at the 34th Montreal World Film Festival, which wrapped Monday night.