Sunday, August 16, 2015

Insadong Seukaendeul 2009

Insadong Seukaendeul 2009 - Directed by Park Hee-gon.
Kim Rae-Won, Uhm Jung-Hwa, Choi Song-Hyun, Lim Ha-Ryong, Kim Byung-Ok, Hong Soo-Hyun, Kim Jung-Tae, Ma Dong-Seok, Oh Jung-Se.


A fabled painting from royal palace is discovered after 400 years. Once properly restored, it could fetch at least $40 million in the international auction market. BAE is the owner of the gallery which possesses the painting. She scouts a top-tier restoration artist LEE to work on the painting. With LEE's expert stroke, the controversy surrounding the painting is slowly unveiled. As the painting's true form is restored, art experts in Korea hold a collective breath. Little did they know that they're only part of an elaborate scheme.

Sunday, August 09, 2015

Un singe en hiver 1962

Un singe en hiver 1962 - Director: Henri Verneuil. 
Ein Affe im Winter - Illustrierte Film-Bühne: 6213
Jean Gabin, Jean-Paul Belmondo, Suzanne Flon, Gabrielle Dorziat, Hella Petri, Marcelle Arnold, Charles Bouillaud, Anne-Marie Coffinet, André Dalibert, Hélène Dieudonné, Geneviève Fontane, Gabriel Gobin, Sylviane Margollé, Lucien Raimbourg.

A young man, Gabriel Fouquet, arrives in a coastal town in Normandy to visit his daughter, who is staying in a boarding school.  He ends up lodging in a guesthouse run by the aged Albert Quentin and his wife Suzanne.  To forget his troubles, Gabriel hits the bottle, not realising that the teetotal Albert was once a heavy drinker.  Twenty years ago, the latter pledged never to touch alcohol again if he and his wife survived the war. Through his friendship with Gabriel, Albert becomes nostalgic about his past, recalling his time as a sailor on an expedition to China.  To drown their sorrows, the two men embark on a drinking binge which quickly gets out of hand...

Saturday, August 08, 2015

Hyubnyeo: Kalui Kieok 2014

Hyubnyeo: Kalui Kieok 2014 - Director: Park Heung-Sik. 
Lee Byung-Hun, Jeon Do-Yeon, Kim Go-Eun, Lee Joon-Ho, Lee Kyoung-Young, Kim Tae-Woo, Bae Soo-Bin, Kim Soo-Ahn.


3 warriors from the Goryo Dynasty lead a riot. Due to the betrayal of Deok-Ki (Lee Byung-Hun), Poong-Chun (Bae Soo-Bin) dies. Deok-Ki then tries to persuade Seol-Rang (Jeon Do-Yeon) to join his side, but she refuses. She then flees with Poong-Chun's sword and his infant daughter.
18 years later, the female warrior is now blind and she trains the young woman (Kim Go-Eun) to use the sword for revenge. Meanwhile, Deok-Ki is the most powerful man in the country. Soon blood will be shed.

Saturday, August 01, 2015

Amsal 2015

Amsal 2015 - Director: Choi Dong-hoon. 
Lee Jung-Jae, Jeon Ji-hyeon, Ha Jung-Woo, Cho Jin-Woong, Choi Duk-Moon, Oh Dal-Su, Heo Ji-Won.

The year 1933 in Shanghai, a command to covertly assassinate the Japanese Army’s commander is given to AHN Ok-yun, a top-notch sniper sentenced to death. For this task, YEM Sek-jin, an agent of the interim government extricates AHN Ok-yun and her comrades from the prison. But the grand plan is exposed to Japan by an internal spy and a hit man, Hawaii-Pistol is being hired to get rid of AHN. The assassination squad arrives in Korea without knowing hit-man's chase. Can she make the impossible mission completed?

Saturday, July 25, 2015

Salinjaeneung 2014

Salinjaeneung 2014 - Director: Juhn Jai-hong. 
Kim Beom-joon, Bae Jeong-hwa, Jeon Beom-soo, Jeon Yul.

Min-soo unsuccessfully searches for a new job after he is laid off. He keeps this a secret from his fiancé who has plans to take over a café with Min-soo’s money. But when she eventually finds out, she wastes no time showing she has no tolerance for a boyfriend with no job and no money. Pushed to the wall, his girlfriend’s younger brother tips him on how to get his hands on some easy money, and Min-soo, who has a way with opening car doors, starts stealing cars. During a substitute driver job, he discovers he has a talent for murder after killing someone in a fit of anger. Min-soo gradually becomes addicted to the pleasure of murder and crime.