Posts Tagged ‘Kim Yoon-seok’

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Kim Yoon-seok, Yoo Hae-jin lead Top Secret Investigation
by | May 2, 2014 | 8 Comments
Veteran Chungmuro actors Kim Yoon-seok (Hwa-yi, The Thieves) and Yoo Hae-jin (The Unjust, Moss) are confirmed for the upcoming movie Top Secret Investigation, which will be helmed by Kwak Kyung-taek, of Friend and Friend 2 fame. Between the two of them, the performers have over 60 films under their belts, and they are slated to... More »


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Jeon Do-yeon, Kim Yoon-seok up for A Man and a Woman
by | February 23, 2014 | 12 Comments
Silver screen veterans Jeon Do-yeon (The Way Home, Secret Sunshine) and Kim Yoon-seok (Hwa-yi, The Thieves) are in talks to star in the upcoming film A Man and a Woman. Lee Yoon-ki (Come Rain, Come Shine) is set to direct, b.o.m Film Productions will produce, and CJ Entertainment will distribute the movie. A Man And... More »


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Yoochun joins Kim Yoon-seok at sea
by | August 20, 2013 | 124 Comments
It took a whole round of yes-no-maybe announcements, but confirmations are in that Yoochun (I Miss You, Rooftop Prince) will be joining producer Bong Joon-ho’s next film Sea Fog, and starring opposite Kim Yoon-seok (Thieves, Wandeuki). It’s the project that Song Joong-ki was being courted to join, but the army called first. Tags: Kim Yoon-seok,... More »


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Yeo Jin-gu’s big-screen debut in thriller Hwa-yi
by | August 18, 2013 | 52 Comments
The trailer is out for Yeo Jin-gu’s big-screen debut, and the movie looks like a dark, chilling ride with an impressive performance by Yeo. Not that we would’ve expected any less from the teen powerhouse. The first time we heard about this movie, it was just called Hwa-yi and vaguely described as the story of... More »


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Movie Review: Tazza: The High Rollers
by | August 5, 2013 | 18 Comments
Although it would fail to reach the lofty numbers set by The Host in the summer, Tazza: The High Rollers would turn out to be the big film of the fall of 2006. Building upon the success of his heist film of 2004, The Big Swindle, director Choi Dong-hoon’s Tazza returns to the world of... More »


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Kim Yoon-seok and Song Joong-ki get called out to sea
by | June 14, 2013 | 24 Comments
Hm, I wouldn’t mind being lost at sea with these two. Bong Joon-ho (Snowpiercer, The Host) is producing a new movie called Sea Fog, and he’s scored the fabulous Kim Yoon-seok (Thieves, Wandeuki) to star. That man is just great in everything. Song Joong-ki (Nice Guy, A Werewolf Boy) is being tapped to join him,... More »


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Movie Review: The Thieves
by | June 8, 2013 | 109 Comments
Some directors have made careers on the backs of making certain kinds of movies and Choi Dong-hoon is one such director. In many ways, his filmography kind of resembles that of English director Guy Ritchie as both started with crime caper films and largely built their careers on similar films with a deviation or two.... More »


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Yeo Jin-gu offered starring role in film
by | November 10, 2012 | 51 Comments
Aw, is someone growing up before our very eyes? Fifteen-year old child actor Yeo Jin-gu (I Miss You, The Moon That Embraces the Sun) has made quite the name for himself playing the younger versions of dramaland’s hottest stars (seriously, he’s been the young counterpart to seemingly every leading man out there). But it looks... More »


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The Thieves releases introductory trailer
by | April 20, 2012 | 42 Comments
Here’s the trailer for The Thieves, which may be the movie I’m most looking forward to right now, because despite its less-than-original plot (a diamond heist that’s basically Ocean’s Eleven in Macau), it’s got a killer cast, a skilled director (Jeon Woo Chi, Tazza), and looks snazzy and fun to boot. I’ll never assume a... More »


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The Thieves sells abroad, prepares for the big swindle
by | March 19, 2012 | 59 Comments
I feel like I’ve been waiting forever for the stylish caper movie The Thieves to come out, so I’m just about bouncing in my seat to see the new posters and stills from the upcoming movie about a diamond heist set in a Macau casino. The grand-scale theft is the work of ten professionals, led... More »


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Character posters for fantasy-action film Jeon Woo Chi
by | October 27, 2009 | 27 Comments
A whole slew of (lovely!) character posters has been released for Kang Dong-won and Im Soo-jung‘s upcoming fantasy-hero film Jeon Woo Chi [전우치]. Directed by Tazza‘s Choi Dong-hoon, the movie has attracted buzz for its solid cast and its blockbuster-level budget of 10 billion won. The cast includes Kim Yoon-seok (The Chaser), Yoo Hae-jin (Public... More »