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Im Si-wan’s new movie to open in March

The upcoming film “One Line” starring In Si-wan and Jin Goo has been confirmed for a March release, the film’s distributor Next Entertainment World said Wednesday. NEW released a poster for the f...

Updated : 2017.02.15 17:27

In message to Trump, London to screen Iranian Oscar nominee

London’s mayor says the British capital will hold a free outdoor screening of an Academy Award-nominated Iranian film whose director scrapped plans to attend the Oscars because of President Donald Tr...

Updated : 2017.02.15 13:43

Downey Jr., Linklater to make film based on podcast

Richard Linklater and Robert Downey Jr. are teaming up to make a film adapted from a podcast. Megan Ellison’s Annapurna Pictures announced Monday evening that it will produce the untitled film, with...

Updated : 2017.02.15 13:42

Documentary about Joseph Beuys stars at Berlin Film Festival

A documentary about Joseph Beuys shows previously unpublished audio and video footage of the 20th century German artist known for his signature hat, performance pieces and use of fat and felt as mate...

Updated : 2017.02.15 13:32

In new local film, inmates sneak out of prison to commit crimes

(Yonhap) Prison is where those convicted of breaking the law are forcibly confined. But what if they could freely move in and out of their cells to the outside world to commit crimes? The new Korea...

Updated : 2017.02.14 17:45

Bong Joon-ho’s son makes directorial debut

Acclaimed director Bong Joon-ho’s son Hyo-min has made his directorial debut with the short film “Wedding” aired on Feb. 5 on cable channel JTBC2, local entertainment outlet Star News reported Mon...

Updated : 2017.02.14 15:10

Brexit satire draws big laughs at Berlin fest

An uproarious British satire shot during the Brexit referendum drew big laughs at the Berlin film festival Monday, with Sally Potter using a stellar cast for “a light and loving look” at a “broken...

Updated : 2017.02.14 14:12

‘Single Rider’ posters show cheery So-hee, teary Lee Byung-hun

New posters for the upcoming film “A Single Rider” starring Lee Byung-hun, Gong Hyo-jin and Ahn So-hee were revealed by its distributor Warner Bros. Korea on Sunday. The new poster shows a tear...

Updated : 2017.02.13 18:42

Mobster and cop find themselves behind bars in ‘Prison’

Han Suk-kyu and Kim Rae-won share a common hobby -- fishing. Talking about their teamwork on the upcoming film “Prison” in an interview released by Showbox, the film’s distributor, Monday, the tw...

Updated : 2017.02.13 18:40

'Fabricated City' tops weekend with strong 896,606 debut

The Korean action film "Fabricated City" collected 896,606 viewers last weekend, rising to No. 1 on the local box office, data showed Monday. The latest by "Welcome to Dongmakgol" director Park Kwan...

Updated : 2017.02.13 11:57

Tucci warns Trump could have ‘devastating’ impact on arts

BERLIN (AFP) - Hollywood actor and director Stanley Tucci said Donald Trump‘s administration could have a “devastating” impact on the arts and “civilized society,” as he unveiled his new biopic ...

Updated : 2017.02.12 12:10

In Oscar docs, an explosion of voice and style

NEW YORK (AP) - If you’re looking for the most vibrant corner of the Oscars, look no further than that once musty and staid category: best documentary feature. Nowhere else do you find such a varie...

Updated : 2017.02.09 15:11

Berlin film fest gets into swing with biopic ‘Django’

BERLIN (AFP) - The Berlin film festival opens Thursday with the world premiere of “Django,” a biopic about Gypsy-jazz great Django Reinhardt focused on the little-known story of his family’s perse...

Updated : 2017.02.09 13:42

In Berlin with woman at center of scandal

Director Hong Sang-soo is making his third foray to the Berlinale, or Berlin International Film Festival, with the film “On the Beach at Night Alone,” which stars his alleged lover Kim Min-hee. Th...

Updated : 2017.02.08 16:21

‘Bluebeard’ invited to film fests

“Bluebeard,” a thriller directed by Lee Su-yeon starring Cho Jin-woong, has been invited to three prominent international film events -- the Brussels International Fantastic Film Festival, the Far ...

Updated : 2017.02.08 16:18