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Lee Dong-gun considering KBS weekender Laurel Tree Tailors
by | May 21, 2016 | 10 Comments
Lee Dong-gun is heading back to television! …Maybe. News initially reported that he would star in a new KBS weekender, but his company, FNC Entertainment, quickly followed up with an official statement that he is just considering positively. The project is a feel-good drama titled Laurel Tree Tailors, which is about a family running a... More »

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Director Hong Sang-soo films latest project at Cannes with Isabelle Huppert
by | May 15, 2016 | 10 Comments
Lauded indie filmmaker Hong Sang-soo (Hahaha, Our Sunhi) is busy at work on his latest project, and he’s actually filming it right now at the currently-in-progress 69th Cannes Film Festival. Kim Min-hee (Agassi) is killing two birds with one stone; she’s at Cannes for Agassi, and will be making a special appearance in director Hong’s... More »

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Chungmuro puts in solid showing at 69th Cannes Film Festival
by | May 15, 2016 | 55 Comments
The Cannes Film Festival has historically been friendly to Korea’s film industry, aka Chungmuro, and this year looks to continue the trend. All three of Chungmuro’s entries at the 69th Cannes Film Festival, currently underway, are meeting with strong reception and garnering positive word of mouth. First to premiere was director Yeon Sang-ho’s zombie action... More »

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Sassy Girl 2: Can Cha Tae-hyun resurrect the sass without the original girl?
by | May 11, 2016 | 59 Comments
The original sassy girl heads to the monastery to become a nun, and thus My New Sassy Girl debuts. Cha Tae-hyun (The Producers) returns to the big screen as Kyun-woo without Jeon Ji-hyun (Assassination), the original (and to some, forever the only) sassy girl. Idol starlet Victoria of f(x) plays the new sassy girl as... More »