South Korea's film press has voted English-language "Snowpiercer" as the best Korean film of 2013.
South Korea's box office started 2014 much as it finished 2013 -- with local films firmly on top and giving Hollywood cause for reflection. In 2013 the only Hollywood film in the top ten was "Iron…
Wong Kar-wai's "The Grandmaster" tops the nominations for the awards at the upcoming Asia Pacific Film Festival, which will return to Macau for the second year.
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No Good Deed
No Good Deed1Daily:$5.6M Cumulative:$24.3M Sony / Screen Gems -42.28%
Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 22Daily:$4.2M Cumulative:$15.9M Warner Brothers -44.30%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$306.0M Disney -46.66%
Hot from "Snowpiercer," Korean director Bong Joon-ho turns executive producer on in-production melodramatic thriller "Haemoo" which debuts at AFM.
Benny Chan's action thriller "The White Storm" will have its world premiere as the opening film of the upcoming Hong Kong Asia Film Festival (Oct. 25 - Nov. 19).
Reigniting the cooling embers of the Busan International Film Festival on Friday was a spirited love-in between Quentin Tarantino and South Korea's Bong Joon-ho.
Jeffrey Katzenberg, CEO and co-founder of DreamWorks Animation, will debate with "Snowpiercer" director Bong Joon-ho next week in the South Korean capital, Seoul.
At a gala screening, South Korean director Bong Joon-ho made it abundantly clear that he is not happy with having his hit "Snowpiercer" recut by The Weinstein Company.
Korean-made movies sold 100 million tickets so far this year in South Korea. The rare landmark was passed on the second day of the ongoing Busan festival.
While many people argue that Korean film funding is now more cautious and professional, two big companies did make very large bets this year - only one paid off in a big way.