BUSAN – Celestial Movies, a movie channel specializing in Chinese-language titles, is to launch in South Korea for the first time. Celestial Movies is now available, fully subtitled in Koren, on SK…
Both enigmatic and illuminating, "The Lovers and the Despot" tells the story of South Korean director Shin Sang-ok and actress wife Choi Eun-hee — the Brangelina of '70s South Korea — who were…
In addition to its own thriving film industry — which produces pictures for domestic consumption and for distribution to other Asian countries, the U.S. and elsewhere — South Korea is luring foreign…
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South Korea may introduce a theatrical quota system for homegrown art films, according to KOFIC.
BBC Worldwide has struck a deal providing some 600 hours of TV content to BTV, an IPTV platform in South Korea.
"Star Wars: The Force Awakens" conquered China over the Jan. 9-10 weekend, racking up $53 million, and setting a record as the territory's best weekend bow. In six days through Jan. 14, it had…
Ryoo Seung-wan's latest action comedy and the third-biggest Korean movie of all time, "Veteran," has made $1 million at the North American box office since its Sept. 17 release. Its North American…
The cinematic relationship between South Korea and China is flourishing, as evidenced by a series of Korean-Chinese co-productions including "20, Once Again!," a Chinese-language remake of Korean…
"The Throne," a period drama directed by Lee Joon-ik, has been selected by Korea as its contender for the foreign-language Academy Awards.
"Mad Max: Fury Road" and "Spy" dominated the Korean box office over the three-day Buddha's Birthday holiday weekend.
Relations between South Korea and Mainland China have long been uneasy, but showbiz has gradually eased the tension. The two countries' range of collaboration has evolved a lot from location and…