Korean Movies Opening Today 2024/03/01

Korean movies opening today 2024/03/01: "My Name Is Loh Kiwan" and "Bread Barbershop: Celebrity in Bakery Town"


"My Name Is Loh Kiwan" (2023)

Directed by Kim Hee-jin-V

With Song Joong-ki, Choi Sung-eun, Jo Han-chul, Kim Sung-ryung, Lee Il-hwa, Lee Sang-hee,...

Adapted from a novel.
"My Name Is Loh Kiwan" follows the journey of North Korean defector Kiwan as he seeks refugee status in Belgium and meets Marie, who has no desire to live. Song Joong-ki, a compelling actor with powerful character portrayals, steps into the role of Loh Kiwan, a desperate man who ends up in the unfamiliar European country of Belgium with nothing to his name except for the hope of obtaining refugee status. Choi Sung-eun ("The Sound of Magic", "Start-Up", "Gentleman") plays Marie, a Belgian national and a former Korean shooting competitor. "My Name Is Loh Kiwan" tells a touching story of two people pushed to the edge, a man clinging to life and a woman with no reason to live. Yet, the two are inexplicably drawn to each other and find themselves giving each other a new sense of living. "My Name Is Loh Kiwan" follows the fervent journey of a man seeking to reclaim his place in life so that he can live by his own name. (Netflix)

"Bread Barbershop: Celebrity in Bakery Town" (2024)

Directed by Jung Ji-hwan

Voiced by Um Sang-hyun, Park Yoon-hee-I, Kang Si-hyeon, Hong Bum-ki, Song Ha-rim-I, Jo Kyung-yi,...

A film depicting various stories between 'Bread', the owner of 'Bread Barbershop', 'Wilk', an unscrupulous employee, and celebrities living in Bakery Town.