[HanCinema's Film Review] "Two Weddings and a Funeral" 2013/02/09,
Min-soo (played by Kim Dong-yoon-I) is a shy gay man who's very self-conscious of the way the world views him. Hyo-jin (played by Ryu Hyun-kyung) is a woman who's worried about appearances more for the sake of social permissions- it's easier to process an adoption as a married couple than as a lesbian even in the context of a long-term relationship. Min-soo and Hyo-jin get married, as it serves both their purposes, and from their the story follows their daily gay life,...More
Gay-themed 'Weddings' picks fun over logic 2012/06/18, Source,
A musical sequence marks the finale of Kim Jho Kwang-soo's latest film "Two Weddings and a Funeral". It opens on June 21 in theaters nationwide. / Courtesy of Jinjin Pictures
By Kwaak Je-yup Whether he likes it or not, the films of Kim Jho Kwang-soo have come to embody more than just entertainment. For a country where the population is largely unfamiliar with homosexuality, the works of an openly gay director and his portrayals of life in the closet are often the only medium for the general heterosexual audience to grasp the concept of same-sex relationships. In his debut feature film "Two Weddings and a Funeral", which opens next week, KimJho seems to disregard this responsibility. Light on logic and heavy on cheap humor and melodrama - with cringeworthy amateurish music and sound effects - the movie portrays self-celebration and self-parody at the same time,...More
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