KIM Hae-gon debuts as a director
The upcoming drama "The Unbearable Lightness of Dating (previously titled as: The Face That I Miss) will mark the directorial debut of actor/screenwriter KIM Hae-gon. The male lead in the film is KIM Seung-woo ("Woman on the Beach"), while JANG Jin-yeong ("Blue Swallow") will play the female lead ch,...More
The Host opens on a record 620 screens
Just prior to its theatrical release, BONG Joon-ho's "The Host" is already setting records.
The film is scheduled to open on an all-time high of 620 screens, which easily surpasses the previous widest release of 540 screens for "Typhoon" in late 2005. According to the film's distributor Showbox, ,...More
Korea Ranks 9th in Movie Market
Korea is found to be the 9th largest movie market in the world.
Data released by the Korea Film Council show in 2004, Korea's film market exceeded 1.3 billion U.S. dollars, in terms of sales of theater tickets and home videos.
The United States topped the list with 34.3 billion dollars, while Japa,...More
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