Rain Writes Letter to Fans, R2B Actors, and Director

Rain wrote a letter for fans, the director of the film he appears in “R2B: Return to Base” (Hereafter, R2B) and the other actors in the film. The letter was revealed during an event to promote R2B on July 31. He began with, “Since one year and 5 months ago, I remember spending those hot summer days at the air base and military air force academy. It only seemed like yesterday but I am so deeply mov...

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14 Must See “Korean Mafia” Films That Will Make Your Eyes Bleed

Korean mafia is a staple of many Korean films. It’s hard to pinpoint exactly what the cause of love for organized crime is. In any culture organized crime is depicted as being “cool” and “macho” in many ways. In the past, “Kim Doo Han” was a crime boss leader that actually did resist the Japanese annexation of South Korea, however his rise to power came after South Korea’s independence. “Kim Doo H...

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South Korean Films: How Do They Portray North Koreans? Part 2

Initially I wrote this gallery article to just look back at what films had North Korean elements in them. (I was also worried about spoiling the films) However one of our mods endeavor. wanted more! So here it is! I don’t claim to be a film critic, although I do love watching movies. Hope you find this piece interesting, remember to leave a comment! Swiri In this film you have Yu Jong Won (Portr...

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miss A’s Suzy, Uhm Tae Woong, and Lee Jae Hoon Gather Together to Record Commentary ...

Film “Architecture 101“s production company Myung Film posted a picture on its official twitter and commented, “Director Lee Yong Joo, Actors Uhm Tae Woong, Lee Jae Hoon, and Bae Suzy get together to record commentary of the upcoming DVD of ‘Architecture 101.’” The revealed picture shows Suzy and Lee Jae Hoon smiling brightly and signaling V with their hands whi...

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South Korean Films: How Do They Portray North Koreans?

In the Republic of Korea, besides issues with Japan, North Korea is constantly looming around in the back of the people’s collective consciousness. Why am I suddenly writing about this? On July 6, we wrote about North Korea having a girl group that can be considered similar to the Girls’ Generation. It looks as though there were rumors that the First Lady (Lee Sul Joo) to the current leader of No...

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Nichkhun’s Thai Film to Be Released on July 26

Nichkhun fans rejoice! The movie that 2PM’s Nichkhun appears in will be released on July 26 throughout Thailand. According to JYP Entertainment on July 22, “The movie that Nichkhun appears in ‘Seven Something’ will be released on July 26. Before the release of the movie, Nichkhun visited Thailand on July 19. There, he attended a movie premiere and also participated in a press conference for the mo...

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Chinese Version of “Secret Garden” to Begin Filming in China

Last year’s popular Korean drama, “Secret Garden,” will be made into a movie in China. Earlier in the week, a press conference was held for the Chinese film version of “Secret Garden.” During the event the focus was on singer Kangta, who was in attendance, and who would be playing one of the lead roles. Hyun Bin and Ha Ji Won were originally cast as the star-crossed lovers Kim Joo Won and Gi...

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“Thieves” Jeon Ji Hyun: “I Can’t Compete with Kim Hye Soo Because My Breasts Are Smaller”

During the “Thieves” premiere and press conference held on July 10, Jeon Ji Hyun was asked, “You appear in this film with Kim Hye Soo, didn’t’ the two of you have a beauty competition going on?” Jeon Ji Hyun replied, “We aren’t even in the same ballpark. Although it is embarrassing for me to say this, I am just a small junior. If you watch the film you will know, what we say is different. Each thi...

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Cha Tae Hyun Gives Thoughts on Appearing in Brother’s Film “Gone With the Wind...

Cha Tae Hyun gave his thoughts on appearing in his brother’s film, “Gone With the Wind.” On July 9, a press conference for “Gone With the Wind” was held at the Imperial Palace Hotel. The film “Gone With the Wind” is produced by Cha Tae Hyun’s brother Cha Ji Hyun. Chae Tae Hyun stated, “I first heard about the concept for ‘Gone With the Wind’ from my brother 5 to 6 years ago. At the time, the film ...

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Ha Jung Woo’s Next Film to Be “The Way Home?”

It looks as though Ha Jung Woo has decided on what film he will appear in next. Currently Ha Jung Woo is being called the trend of “Chungmuro.” (Basically, Korea’s Hollywood, which is a street of culture, artists, and the film industry) Ha Jung Woo will be appearing in the film “The Way Home” which will be directed by Bang Eun Jin. A film industry representative stated, “’The Way Home’ is a scenar...

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