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

K-Films Coming Soon:

★★★★ "Gi-Hwa": A childish father dying of cancer and his angry estranged son hit the road together. (02/26)
★★★★ "The Maidroid": A overworked man receives help around the house from an attractive bot. (02/26)
★★★★ "The Avian Kind": After searching years for his missing wife a novelist is contacted by a woman who says she can help. (02/26)
★★★ "Boarding House" : A freshman living in a boarding house with other women gets visited by his first love. (02/26)

Title: "Gi-Hwa"
Genre: Family, Drama, Comedy
Release Date: 2015/02/26
Director: Moon Jeong-yun*
Length: 126 min
Stars: Hong Hee-yong, Bae Seung-cheol, Kim Hyun-joon, Son Min-ji
The Short and Sweet: A childish father dying of cancer and his angry estranged son hit the road together.
★★★★

Title: "The Maidroid"
Genre: Comedy
Release Date: 2015/02/26
Director: No Zin-soo ("The Suffered", "Norwegian Woods")
Length: 75 min
Stars: Hong Seo-baek, Yeon Song-ha, Aino Kishi, Park In-soo
The Short and Sweet: A overworked man receives help around the house from an attractive bot.
★★★★

Title: "The Avian Kind"
Genre: Drama
Release Date: 2015/02/26
Director: Shin Yeon-shick ("Rough Play", "The Russian Novel")
Length: 115 min
Stars: Kim Jung-pal, Soy, Jung Han-bi, Kang Shin-hyo
The Short and Sweet: After searching years for his missing wife a novelist is contacted by a woman who says she can help.
★★★★

Title: "Boarding House"
Genre: Melodrama, Romance
Release Date: 2015/02/26
Director: Kyeong Seok-ho ("Taste")
Length: 94 min
Stars: Kwon Ki-ha, Jang Ha-ram, Han Chae-min, Yang Geun-seok
The Short and Sweet: A freshman living in a boarding house with other women gets visited by his first love.
★★★

 

Also Coming Soon:

"The Last Naruto Movie" (2014), "My Awkward Sexual Adventure" (2012), "The Salt of the Earth" (2014), "Paris Follies" (2014), "Focus" (2015), "Nightcrawler" (2014), "The Last Emperor" (1987), "Ultraman Saga" (2012), "Fifty Shades of Grey" (2015), "Parasyte: Part 1" (2014), "Avgust, Vosmogog August 8" (2012), "Back to the Beginning" (2014), "Rurouni Kenshin: Kyoto Inferno" (2014)

Sources:

AsianWiki: http://asianwiki.com/The_Maidroid, http://asianwiki.com/The_Avian_Kind
Daum: http://movie.daum.net/movieinfo/coming/movieInfoScheduled.do?modeType=day&order=recently
HanCinema: http://www.hancinema.net/korean_movie_Gi-Hwa.php, http://www.hancinema.net/korean_movie_Sweet_Housekeeper.php, http://www.hancinema.net/korean_movie_The_Avian_Kind.php, http://www.hancinema.net/korean_movie_Boarding_House.php
KOBIZ: http://www.koreanfilm.or.kr/jsp/films/index/filmsView.jsp?movieCd=20149491, http://www.koreanfilm.or.kr/jsp/films/index/filmsView.jsp?movieCd=20148685

 

- C.J. Wheeler (@WoolgatheristKoreaOnTheCouch)