Posts Tagged ‘Jang Dong-gun’

Chungmuro/Film News
First posters and trailer for Crying Man
by | April 12, 2014 | 37 Comments
From gentleman to killer — Jang Dong-gun (A Gentleman’s Dignity) stars in the upcoming movie Crying Man as a professional assassin who makes a fatal mistake. When the mob/crime organization/bad guys contact him to correct his error and carry out one last hit, Kim Min-hee (Temperature of Love) is the target. We were told in... More »


Chungmuro/Film News
Im Soo-jung to play Jang Dong-gun’s leading lady
by | July 30, 2013 | 42 Comments
There’s finally some movement on casting a heroine for Crying Man, the new project from director Lee Jung-bum of Ajusshi (aka The Man From Nowhere). This time he’s got Jang Dong-gun (A Gentleman’s Dignity) as his action hero, and Im Soo-jung (All About My Wife) has confirmed that she’s signed on to play his love... More »


Chungmuro/Film News
Jang Dong-gun returns to the big screen with Ajusshi director
by | April 29, 2013 | 80 Comments
Jang Dong-gun (A Gentleman’s Dignity) is headed back to the big screen this year, in the much-awaited new project from director Lee Jung-bum of Won Bin’s Ajusshi, aka The Man From Nowhere. He’s pretty much the leading man’s new holy grail as far as directors go, since he’s guaranteed to make you look like a... More »


Celebrity News
Han Jae-seok and Park Sol-mi’s star-studded wedding
by | April 21, 2013 | 90 Comments
Congratulations to another star couple: film and drama actors Han Jae-seok and Park Sol-mi just got hitched today (April 21) in Seoul. They look adorably happy, which I suppose is a good way to look on your wedding day. Both actors have a pretty lengthy tenure in dramaland — Park Sol-mi’s debut drama was 2001’s... More »


Drama Recaps
A Gentleman’s Dignity: Episode 20 (Final)
by | September 1, 2012 | 87 Comments
FINAL EPISODE RECAP javabeans: Cold open! Ha, I love that these actors play themselves at half their ages, like in this scene where they’re all decked out in school uniforms and totally playing blind to the fact that they’re acting with, like, 17-year-olds. girlfriday: This is my favorite, just for the ridiculous factor of these... More »


Drama Recaps
A Gentleman’s Dignity: Episode 19
by | August 31, 2012 | 65 Comments
javabeans: So we’re doing something different with these last two episodes of A Gentleman’s Dignity, because sometimes life gets busy while you’re recapping. Sad but true. But we know that a drama fix is never complete without a finale, so girlfriday and I decided we’d lend a hand and finish things off. But it’s been... More »


Drama Recaps
A Gentleman’s Dignity: Episode 18
by | August 4, 2012 | 53 Comments
Waiting is excruciating. Period. EPISODE 18 RECAP F44 takes a drive in Yoon’s car, which is rear-ended by a young man in his twenties. Do Jin notes that the kid’s car probably belongs to his daddy and the others smirk in response before putting their hands around their necks. They feign pain as they step... More »


Drama Recaps
A Gentleman’s Dignity: Episode 17
by | July 28, 2012 | 136 Comments
Yay for plot movement, nay for how it was handled. Yay for cute, nay for useless filler. EPISODE 17 RECAP Yoon comments that it’s already been ten years since the 2002 World Cup and the boys sigh as they divulge memories of watching South Korea move up to the second round of the tournament. Do... More »


Drama Recaps
A Gentleman’s Dignity: Episode 16
by | July 20, 2012 | 104 Comments
It’s back! The cute is back! Call me fickle but my interest has been rejuvenated just because of how awesome some of the scenes are here. EPISODE 16 RECAP Do Jin is checking his baggage at an airport when he receives a phone call that alarms him enough to run out in panic. At the... More »


Drama Recaps
A Gentleman’s Dignity: Episode 15
by | July 19, 2012 | 108 Comments
Tame is what I would call this episode. There were some fun moments but it pains me to say that not much happens. Still, I see a small light at the end of this angsty tunnel. EPISODE 15 RECAP Tae San kicks off the opening by explaining that the men in Korea, no matter how... More »


Drama Recaps
A Gentleman’s Dignity: Episode 14
by | July 13, 2012 | 207 Comments
What’s up Mr. Noble Idiocy? You’re that one drama ingredient writers like to use to spice up their semi-bland plot. I’m sorry to tell you that you’ve lost your kick and that your expiration date is long overdue. What’s that? You don’t care? Well okay. I guess I’ll dilute your bitter aftertaste with bottles of... More »