[HanCinema's Film News] New Korean Films Inbound... 2014/07/26, K-Films Coming Soon:★★★★★ "Roaring Currents": A historical epic that depicts the legendary exploits of one of the world's greatest navel strategists, Admiral Yi Sun-Shin. (07/30)
★★★★"HARU": A psychiatrists whose marriage is waning has to treat his wife's daughter and begins to fantasise about about their relationship. (07/31)
★★★★"The Suffered": A woman visiting her sick father gets to close to a mysterious man with dangerous consequences. (07/31),...More
Logical plot line evades the half-baked thriller 'Lucy' 2014/07/26, Source,
Left: This image released by Universal Pictures shows Korean actor Choi Min-sik, center, who plays the role of the gang boss Mr. Jang in "Lucy", a new sci-fi/action film directed by Luc Besson. Right: Scarlett Johansson plays the title tole in the movie "Lucy".
Let's start with the enticing premise of Luc Besson's "Lucy", starring 29-year-old actress Scarlett Johansson: Human beings only use 10 percent of their brain capacity. So imagine what it would be like if we could access all of it?,...More
'Roaring Currents' takes epic sea battle to big screen 2014/07/24, Source, Choi Min-sik (left) of "Old Boy" fame tackles his most ambitious role yet, the Joseon Admiral Yi Sun-sin in the upcoming film "Roaring Currents". Half of the film depicts the Battle of Myeongnyang, during which Yi fought off 330 Japanese ships with just 12 of his own. Provided by CJ Entertainment
In October 1597, the Battle of Myeongnyang raged in waters off the southwestern coast of Korea, near Jindo. It could have been exceptional luck, strategy or the turn of the tides that saw Admiral Yi Sun-sin triumph over a fleet of 330 Japanese ships, with just 12 of his own. But regardless, when it was announced that the story of this epic battle would be made into a film, many wondered if the project was too ambitious,...More
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