In his new film, 'Taegukgi' director returns to pain of war 2011/01/20, Source,
Kang Je-gyu, the legendary director of "Taegukgi" (2004), prepares for another war blockbuster, "My Way", in Saemangeum, North Jeolla. [JoongAng Ilbo]
Filmmaker Kang Je-gyu has only directed three films in the past 15 years - "The Gingko Bed" (1996), "Shiri" (1998) and "Taegukgir" (2004) - but each one has changed the landscape of Korean film. "The Gingko Bed" was the first Korean romance movie to make use of computer graphics and it earned Kang critical acclaim. And it's hard to discuss the renaissance of Korean film without mentioning Kang's second spy film "Shiri". More than a decade has passed since the release of "Shiri", but the film is still the eighth-highest grossing Korean film ever. His third film "Taegukgi" was the first Korean war blockbuster and the third-highest grossing Korean film, according to the Korean Film Council,...More
Park Hae-il: 'I Want to Present Diverse Acting' 2011/01/04, Source,
Actor Park Hae-il, who will play a character named Hui Do in the movie "Heartbeat", said, "My first goal is to act naturally. I might not be able to satisfy every audience, but I might need to try my best to satisfy more audiences".
Actor Park Hae-il debuted with his appearance in the movie "Waikiki Brothers" (2001), which was directed by Lim Soon-rye, and ten years have already passed since his debut. He appeared in more than twenty movies, including those works that he had appeared in as a supporting actor. He HAS ALSO transformed into various characters in those movies,...More
Korean Movies – Secret Union 2010/12/20, Source,
This movie was awarded the "Best Film" prize at the 2010 Blue Dragon Film Awards in Korea theatrical admissions totaled some 5,460,00.
It is about how a South Korean NIS agent comes to understand and become a brother to a derelict spy from North Korea,...More
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