[HanCinema's Film News] New Korean Films Inbound...

K-Films Coming Soon:

★★★★★ "Fire in Hell": A Buddhist monk succumbs to sin and is cruelly cornered by fate on his way to redemption. (11/06)

★★★★ "Entangled": A family of four are put under pressure after the youngest daughter's child dies as a result of the mother's deteriorating mental condition.
(11/06)

★★★★  "Daughter": A woman struggles to free herself from her strict ascetic upbringing and wonders what the future holds for her own family. (11/06)

★★★ "Fashion King - Movie": A high school student plans to become a fabulous fashionista in order to attract the attention of the prettiest girl in school. (11/06)

★★★★ "Glory For Everyone": A touching documentary that follows a young soccer team and accounts their struggles against poverty and class. (11/06)

Title: "Fire in Hell"

Genre: Drama

Release Date: 2014/11/06

Director: Lee Sang-woo-IV ("Speed", "Barbie")

Length: 100 min

Stars: Won Tae-hee, Cha Seung-min, Kim Hun

The Short and Sweet: A Buddhist monk succumbs to sin and is cruelly cornered by fate on his way to redemption. 

★★★★★ 

Title: "Entangled"

Genre: Drama, Family

Release Date: 2014/11/06

Director: Lee Don-ku ("Fatal")

Length: 94 min

Stars: Kim Young-ae, Do Ji-won, Song Il-gook, Kim So-eun, Hong Jeong-ho

The Short and Sweet: A family of four are put under pressure after the youngest daughter's child dies as a result of the mother's deteriorating mental condition. 

★★★★

Title: "Daughter"

Genre: Ku Hye-sun ("The Peach Tree")

Release Date: 2014/11/06

Director: Drama, Family

Length: 84 min

Stars: Shim Hye-jin, Ku Hye-sun, Jung Ji-so, Lee Hae-woo

The Short and Sweet: A woman struggles to free herself from her strict ascetic upbringing and wonders what the future holds for her own family.

★★★★

Title: "Fashion King - Movie"

Genre: Drama

Release Date: 2014/11/06

Director: Oh Ki-hwan ("Five Senses of Eros", "The Art of Seduction")

Length: 119 min

Stars: Joo Won, Sulli, Ahn Jae-hyun, Park Se-young

The Short and Sweet: A high school student plans to become a fabulous fashionista in order to attract the attention of the prettiest girl in school.

★★★

Title: "Glory For Everyone"

Genre: Documentary

Release Date: 2014/11/06

Director: Im Yoo-cheol ("Bi-sang")

Length: 100 min

The Short and Sweet: A touching documentary that follows a young soccer team and accounts their struggles against poverty and class. 

★★★★

Also Coming Soon:

"ONE PIECE : Episode of Nami" (2012), "Shinsengumi" (2013), "The Boxtrolls" (2014), "The 18 Bronzemen" (1976), "Interstellar" (2014), "I Wish I Knew" (2010)

 

Sources:

AsianWiki: http://asianwiki.com/Entangled_(Korean_Movie), http://asianwiki.com/Daughter_(Korean_Movie), http://asianwiki.com/Fire_in_Hell, http://asianwiki.com/Fashion_King_(Korean_Movie)

Daum: http://movie.daum.net/movieinfo/coming/movieInfoScheduled.do?modeType=day&order=recently

HanCinema: http://www.hancinema.net/korean_movie_Fashion_King_-_Movie.php, http://www.hancinema.net/korean_movie_Glory_For_Everyone.php, http://www.hancinema.net/korean_movie_Fire_in_Hell.php, http://www.hancinema.net/korean_movie_Daughter.php, http://www.hancinema.net/korean_movie_Entangled.php, http://www.hancinema.net/korean_movie_Love_Cells.php

KOBIZ: http://www.koreanfilm.or.kr/jsp/films/index/filmsView.jsp?movieCd=20141609, http://www.koreanfilm.or.kr/jsp/films/index/filmsView.jsp?movieCd=20149514, http://www.koreanfilm.or.kr/jsp/films/index/filmsView.jsp?movieCd=20111911, http://www.koreanfilm.or.kr/jsp/films/index/filmsView.jsp?movieCd=20148627, http://www.koreanfilm.or.kr/jsp/films/index/filmsView.jsp?movieCd=20147129

 

- C.J. Wheeler (chriscjw@gmail.comKoreaOnTheCouch)