Stas is the third generation of Korean-Uzbek, who were deported from the Far East of the Soviet Union under Stalin. He and his three friends – Kasoy, Shin and Said- try heroin for the first ... More
[HanCinema's Film Review] Korean Weekend Box Office 2012.10.05 ~ 2012.10.07
2012/10/08, HanCinema's Korean Box Office Review (2012.10.05~ 2012.10.07)Choo Chang-min's "Masquerade" is living a privileged life as it enjoys its fourth week as Korea's number one. "Masquerade" came into the fray as the top film mid-September and has not looked back since, stubbornly holding on to that position over the rest of the month and now into October. The total admission counts were lower than previous weeks, with "Masquerade" taking gold with less than a million admissions. Kim Ki-duk's "Peita" was also ejected from the top ten, leaving just three other Korean films to compete with international features,...More
Stas is the third generation of Korean-Uzbek, who were deported from the Far East of the Soviet Union under Stalin. He and his three friends – Kasoy, Shin and Said- try heroin for the first time while they hang out together. But then, Kasoy got killed by the gang. After 6 years, they still cannot overcome from drugs and Said commits sweet suicide by overdose. Stas, also a drug addict, spends days and nights to be born again off the drugs. After facing He leaves his job as a police detective and takes SHINs advice to go to South Korea, where bright future is guaranteed. Can this be Hanaan for him, a Land of Promise?
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