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[Movie Review] ‘Zookeeper’s Wife’ looks at smaller elements of global story

A small child lifts his arms so that he can be lifted up into a waiting train. There is an innocence in the youngster’s eyes revealing no knowledge of the horrific fate that lies ahead. He’s follo...

Updated : 2017.03.31 13:43

‘Oneday,’ a fantasy-drama hybrid about death and grief

Kim Nam-gil and Chun Woo-hee team up for an unlikely romance in “Oneday,” a quiet drama about death and the grief of those who survive. “It felt like a fairy tale for adults. I wasn’t sure how ...

Updated : 2017.03.31 13:41

[Herald Interview] Kim Yun-jin still hungry for the next role

In the upcoming horror film “House of the Disappeared,” actress Kim Yun-jin portrays a mother fiercely protective of her children, inside a house that appears to be haunted by uneasy spirits. She ...

Updated : 2017.03.30 18:22

Hollywood monster flick 'Colossal' releases photos of Korean filming

The Hollywood sci-fi action thriller "Colossal" unveiled photos of its South Korean filming Thursday to attract more interest from local movie fans ahead of its release next month. In the new US Sun...

Updated : 2017.03.30 15:26

Paramount sprinkles stardust on CinemaCon

LAS VEGAS (AFP) - Paramount rolled out its big guns Tuesday as it enlisted an array of Hollywood’s finest -- from George Clooney to Matt Damon -- to present its movies for the coming year. The studi...

Updated : 2017.03.29 15:53

Making ‘Valerian’ was childhood dream for Besson

LAS VEGAS (AFP) - Legendary sci-fi director Luc Besson revealed Tuesday he has been thinking about making his latest film “Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets” since he was 10. The 58-year-o...

Updated : 2017.03.29 15:53

[Herald Interview] Actor Jin Goo is at his best when relaxed on set

In the new crime flick “One Line,” Jin Goo transforms into Jang Seok-goo, a silver-tongued scammer who has a knack for sizing people up and persuading them accordingly. In the film, which traces t...

Updated : 2017.03.28 17:47

Jeonju film festival line-up announced

Jeonju film festival line-up announced JEONJU (Yonhap) -- Screenings of the largest-ever number of films and a number of experimental and socially critical films are among the highlights in the line...

Updated : 2017.03.28 11:11

Director Park Chan-wook awarded Florence cultural honor

South Korean movie director Park Chan-woo was bestowed an award from the Italian city government of Florence in recognition of his role in connecting the cultures of the two countries and his contrib...

Updated : 2017.03.26 20:17

Lee Byung-hun signs contract with major Hollywood agency

South Korean actor Lee Byung-hun has recently signed up with a major Hollywood star agency that also manages Angelina Jolie, his local agency said Friday. "Lee has received many offers from large Am...

Updated : 2017.03.24 19:23

3 Korean films presold in Hong Kong film market

Three South Korean films have been presold to Asian markets, including Japan, China, Taiwan and the Philippines, during the Hong Kong International Film & TV Market last week, their local distributor...

Updated : 2017.03.24 13:46

[Box Office] Movies in theaters this week

The Prison (Korea) Opened March 23 Crime, action. Directed by Na Hyun Ik-ho (Han Suk-kyu) reigns as king at a local prison, whose inmates escape outside at night to commit undetectable crimes thr...

Updated : 2017.03.24 11:54

[Movie Review] Gang’s still all the rage in ‘T2 Trainspotting’

Looked at logically, “T2 Trainspotting” should not work as well as it does. In fact, it shouldn’t work at all. But up there on the screen, where it matters, the dark magic remains intact and logic...

Updated : 2017.03.24 11:52

[Movie Review] Terrence Malick’s ‘Song to Song’ finds beauty, frustration and hope in Austin music scene

There comes a moment in “Song to Song,” the latest cinematic symphony written and directed by Terrence Malick, when Ryan Gosling pauses to tell Cate Blanchett, “You’re beautiful.” It’s a suprem...

Updated : 2017.03.24 11:51

Films ‘Age of Shadows,’ ‘Net’ continue to sell abroad

A handful of Korean films were sold abroad after showcases at the Hong Kong International Film & TV Market last week, film distributor Finecut said Friday. “One Step,” a romantic film featuring th...

Updated : 2017.03.24 11:51