Lee Byung Hun, Kim Rae Won, Bi, and Jung Woo Sung compete at the box office in December
11/2/06 – Four movies led by top “Korean Wave” stars Lee Byung Hun, Kim Rae Won, Bi, Jung Woo Sung (이병헌, 김래원, 비, 정우성) respectively will compete among one another at the box office in December. Lee Byung Hun’s movie “Once in a Summer” and Kim Rae Won’s “Sunflower” will be debuted on 11/30. Afterwards, the debuts of Bi’s movie “I’m a Cyborg, But That’s OK” and Jung Woo Sung’s “Midair” are scheduled in December.
Especially, the movie “Once in a Summer (그해 여름)” has been exported to Japan for 4 million dollars. The movie, led by Lee Byung Hun who is popular in Japan, portrays a man not being able to forget his first love. Kim Rae Won’s human film “Sunflower (해바라기)” attracted about 21 news media from Japan when it was introduced in Pusan International Film Festival held in September.
Collaborated by world-class director Park Chan Wook (박찬욱) and famous singer Bi, the movie “I’m a Cyborg, But That’s OK (싸이보그지만 괜찮아)” has been attracting continuous attentions. After watched Jung Woo Sung’s movie “Daisy” shown around early 2006, many moviegoers have been anticipating JWS’s second movie of this year – “Midair (중천)”.