[HanCinema's Film Review] "Born to Sing" 2013/05/24,
Many colorful characters finds themselves involved with a famed Korean musical contest program. There's a slovenly, unkempt man attempting to get a hairdressing license, a crabby working woman in her sixties. An extremely shy and timid young woman, and an elderly grandfather living with his granddaughter. These characters have little to do with each other- but which will attain their dreams?
Well, it's a misleading way to frame the movie, to be honest. Yes, "Born to Sing" is, in fact, about a singing contest. It's the central plot device that defines all of its characters. But contrary to what one might expect, winning the contest is not actually the goal everyone is striving for here,...More
[HanCinema's Box Office Review] 2013.05.03 ~ 2013.05.05 2013/05/06,
Tony Stark may be under some psychological pressure in his third outing but his Korean fans continued to storm the cinemas in support. "Iron Man 3" once again dominated proceedings over this past weekend, adding 1,865,121 (75%) admissions and bringing its total tally now to almost six million. That places Marvel's blockbuster as the third highest grossing release in Korea for 2013; just behind "The Berlin File" (7.1 Million), which it will surely surpass in the coming week. There were only three new entries that made the top grade this past weekend: Lee Jong-pil's "The Singing Contest, a re-release of "Finding Nemo 3D", and the Japanese animation "One Stormy Night",...More
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