Posts Tagged ‘Jung Jae-young’

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Jo Jung-seok out for Hyun Bin’s blood in The King’s Wrath
by | March 31, 2014 | 58 Comments
Woohoo, this should make for a fun face-off. Here’s the full trailer, posters, and stills for spring’s blockbuster sageuk The King’s Wrath, starring Hyun Bin in his army comeback as King Jeongjo of Joseon. The trailer looks pretty damn spiffy, and the action a cut above. I have high hopes for director Lee Jae-kyu (The... More »


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First teaser and posters for Hyun Bin’s thriller sageuk The King’s Wrath
by | January 22, 2014 | 62 Comments
Finally, here’s our first peek at Hyun Bin’s army comeback project, the fusion sageuk thriller The King’s Wrath. Has it been forever and a day since Hyun Bin returned from military service, or is time doing wonky things? The movie is planning for a spring premiere, and has released its first teaser along with character... More »


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Jung Jae-young and Han Ji-min’s rom-com Plan Man
by | December 7, 2013 | 48 Comments
I could use some comedy this winter. Cat comedy is even better. Here’s a peek at the new rom-com movie Plan Man starring Jung Jae-young (Eleven O’clock) and Han Ji-min (Rooftop Prince), and it looks as hilarious as the premise advertised. When you throw an uptight OCD over-planner and a free-wheeling indie musician together, you... More »


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Jung Jae-young and Daniel Choi in time slip thriller
by | November 10, 2013 | 36 Comments
And just when you thought you’d seen your last wormhole, here’s another set of time-travelers, coming your way. Jung Jae-young (Our Sunhi), Daniel Choi (School 2013), and Kim Ok-bin (Sword and Flower) star in a new sci-fi thriller movie called Eleven O’Clock, about a set of researchers who travel ahead one day in the future... More »


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Jung Yumi and Lee Seon-kyun’s reunion in indie film Our Sunhi
by | September 16, 2013 | 25 Comments
It’s always nice when an indie movie has a good showing at the box office. Director Hong Sang-soo’s latest project Our Sunhi did well in its opening weekend, with over 13,000 tickets sold. Though the numbers pale in comparison to the blockbusters — of course movies like The Face Reader (already nearing 3 million tickets)... More »


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Han Ji-min cast as Hyun Bin’s political rival
by | August 13, 2013 | 48 Comments
We finally have a leading lady for Hyun Bin’s long-awaited army comeback project, The King’s Wrath, where he’ll be playing King Jeongjo of Joseon. Han Ji-min’s name has been circling the casting stories for a little while as a maybe, but it looks like she’s signing on to star. It turns out not to be... More »


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Jung Jae-young and Han Ji-min start shooting Plan Man
by | August 5, 2013 | 46 Comments
Aw, this rom-com is going to be adorable. Why is this not a drama, again? Jung Jae-young (I Am a Murderer) and Han Ji-min (Rooftop Prince) have started shooting their new movie Plan Man, a warm human comedy about a guy who plans life down to every last detail and can’t last one second or... More »


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Jo Jung-seok and Jung Jae-young cast to hunt down Hyun Bin
by | July 3, 2013 | 38 Comments
Hyun Bin’s army comeback project has finally started casting other people, which is a relief. I know we missed him and all, but my love does not extend to one-man plays. The Joseon-era sageuk is called The King’s Wrath, and stars Hyun Bin as King Jeong-jo, at the height of political discord during his reign... More »


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Jung Jae-young, Han Ji-min in opposites-attract romantic comedy
by | May 5, 2013 | 20 Comments
Newly announced romantic comedy Plan Man sounds pretty awkward as a movie title, but it does offer an amusingly literal conflict when the hero — an uptight, planning-obsessed germophobe — gets his world shaken up by (who else?) a heroine who lives her life planlessly. Aw, the ol’ opposites-attract number, always good for a rom-com... More »


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Jung Jae-young stars in adaptation of Wandering Blade
by | December 1, 2012 | 16 Comments
Do you ever wonder who would headline all the crime thrillers if Jung Jae-young weren’t around? Good thing we don’t have to find out, ’cause he’s moving right along from I Am A Murderer to the new adaptation of Wandering Blade, alongside a promising supporting cast: Lee Sung-min (Golden Time, The King 2 Hearts) and... More »


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Park Shi-hoo bares skin for serial killer role
by | October 28, 2012 | 157 Comments
Helloooo, nurse! It seems decidedly wrong that a serial killer ought to look like Park Shi-hoo, but then that’s sort of the slick twist on his new movie. It’s an action crime thriller called I Am a Murderer, about a serial killer who literally gets away with murder… and then outs himself as a bestselling... More »