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West 32nd (웨스트 32번가)

웨스트 32번가 (We-seu-teu 32-beon-ga)

Directed by Michael Kang (마이클 강)

Screenplay by

Action Drama Film noir Thriller

86min | Release date in South Korea :

"West 32nd" is a coproduction between South Korea and the USA.

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  • Brian Joins Star-Studded Cast Of New Broadway-Style Musical

    2012/09/20, Source,
    Former Fly To The Sky singer Brian Joo will be joining quite the impressive lineup of award-winning musical actors for a new US-produced Broadway-style musical titled "Loving The Silent Tears". The musical will be a one-time showing, taking place on October 27th at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. Brian debuted as half of Fly To The Sky with Hwan-hee at the age of 17. They became a hit duo with their signature ballads. He's debuted as a solo artist since, receiving love from not only his domestic fans, but also international fans. He's even broken into the musical realm, having taken part in the Korean production of "Rent" in 2011,...More
  • Kim Joon-seong: From Fund Manager to Movie Star

    2011/02/25, Source,
    Actor Kim Joon-seong, who plays the first love of lead actress Tang Wei in the Korean film "Late Autumn - 2010", is drawing attention with his unusual background. Kim grew up in Hong Kong and then majored in philosophy and economics at Wake Forest University in the U.S,...More
  • Actor John Cho Aims to Break Stereotypes

    2009/05/12, Source,
    By Lee Hyo-won
    Staff Reporter

    It appears that the mission of John Cho, much like his "Star Trek: The Beginning" character, is "to boldly go wh,...
  • 'Scam' Is Smart Investment

    2009/01/29, Source,
    By Lee Hyo-won
    Staff Reporter

    The box office can be as difficult to predict as the stock market, and South Korean cinema in particularly is suffering amid the global financial crisis. ",...
  • Kimchi & Big Apple
    2008/02/28, Source,
    Koreatown in New York Never Sleeps

    By Lee Hyo-won
    Staff Reporter

    NEW YORK ― Luminous skyscrapers, the hustle and bustle of yellow cabs, poker-faced pedestrians and a dizzying mosaic of different cultures: it's New York City.

    In a way, the Big Apple continues to symbolize the great A,...
  • NY Times Writer Explores Koreatown in Manhattan
    2008/01/25, Source,
    New York Times reporter Seth Kugel, in his Thursday (Jan. 24) article "From Bib Bim Bop to a Huge Spa", featured several Korean spots in Manhattan, together with a four-minute video clip.

    Introducing West 32nd Street between Fifth Avenue,...
  • Why would Hollywood be interested in Korean stars?

    2007/12/27, Source,
    - Strategic casting to target Asian market based on the popularity of the Korean Wave.
    - Jang Dong-gun,,...
  • Cosmic crisis hits intergalactic star

    2007/11/21, Source,
    It's not often that you find yourself identifying with creatures from another planet.
    But that's what happened to actress Grace Park in the Ame,...
  • Song Hye-kyo Makes U.S. Debut in Indie Flick

    2007/11/21, Source,
    By Lee Hyo-won
    Staff Reporter

    Following Jang Dong-gun and Jeon Ji-hyeon, actres,...
  • Director Explores Korean-American Identity

    2007/11/20, Source,
    By Lee Hyo-won
    Staff Reporter

    By bringing to Korea "West 32nd" ― a gritty, street-style crime film that delves deep into the unde,...
  • "West 32nd" Breaks Down NY Koreatown
    2007/11/15, Source,
    By Lee Hyo-won
    Staff Reporter

    It gets down-and-dirty like the gritty streets of New York. In "West 32nd", Korean-American director Michael Kang gives the classic detective genre a,...
  • Korean-American West 32nd in Korean Cinemas
    2007/11/14, Source,
    Michael Kang's "West 32nd" is released by CJ CGV on November 16 in Seoul. The thriller explores the Korean community in New York. The film stars,...More
  • A Fresh Look at Korean-American Issues
    2007/11/09, Source,
    You may start to watch "West 32nd", a new film by Korean-American director Michael Kang, without much expectation, sitting comfortably in your chair. But at a certain point you will f,...More
  • Asian Film Market and PPP Results
    2007/10/16, Source,
    The Asian Film Market was again bustling in its second year although buyers tended to window-shop and take notes for later. A number of Korean films were picked up mainly for TV/DVD rights. Korean sales agent Cineclick Asia sealed a number of deals, selling all rights to,...More
  • Korean Films Shine at PIFF
    2007/10/16, Source,
    The twelfth annual Pusan International Film Festival was a bountiful showcase for Korean films. Joining the international competition were many types of Korean films, including: big budget, independent, experimental, documentary, short, and re-mastered classics. The struggling Korean film industry s,...More
  • John Cho Speaks About Being Asian in Hollywood
    2007/10/14, Source,
    By Lee Hyo-won
    Staff Reporter

    Korean-American actor John Cho, 35, has become a household name in the United States, especially for playing parts that don't have to be played by an Asian. Yet, there remains a challenging upward climb for Asian,...
  • Pusan film fest kicks off with gala events
    2007/10/04, Source,
    Chinese director Feng Xiaogang's "Assembly" opened the 12th Pusan International Film Festival on the Haeundae outdoor theater in Busan yesterday.

    "Assembly" is the latest film from Feng, who gained nation-wide fame in China after making such films as "The Banquet", "A World Without Thieves", and,...
  • 2007 PIFF goes 'Beyond Frame'
    2007/10/03, Source,
    The 12th Pusan International Film Festival will kick off tomorrow in the southeastern port city, featuring 274 films from 64 countries with its focus placed on rediscovering and promoting Asian cinema.

    "PIFF is widely regarded as Asia's most important film festival, and I personally feel the impa,...
  • This year's PIFF to feature record 274 films
    2007/09/13, Source,
    The 12th Busan International Film Festival will kick off on Oct. 4, featuring a record 274 films from 64 countries, along with gala events in the southeastern port city that is now solidifying its position as the hub of Asian cinema.

    "This year, PIFF will focus on helping Asian films play a bigge,...
  • PIFF's Promising Line-up Sets Records
    2007/09/04, Source,
    The Pusan International Film Festival (PIFF) will continue its progress with 275 films and a record number of 193 premieres and the inauguration of new programs. PIFF's flagship New Currents competition boasts a complete selection of eleven world and international premieres. The 12th edition of Asia,...More
  • Kim Pushes for Asian-American Cinema
    2007/09/03, Source,
    By Cathy Rose A. Garcia
    Staff Reporter

    Korean American news anchor Lee Ann Kim may be used to doing stories about crime and politics in San Diego, Calif., but in Seoul, she is the story.

    The local media in Korea are always interested in "success stories" about Koreans that have made it big in,...
  • Korean Stars in Hollywood
    2007/01/16, Source,
    As Hollywood remakes of Korean films gained attention in 2006, the year 2007 is gearing up to showcase the growing visibility of Korean acting talent in American productions. Most notably, actor Park Joong-hoon (",...More
  • Can the Korean Wave Crash Hollywood?
    2007/01/04, Source,
    The Korean pop-culture wave has swept Asia. Now what? The challenges to Korean stars continue, and their next target is the heart of the international movie market, Hollywood. Park Joong-hoon,,...More

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Release date in South Korea : 2007/11/22

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