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clumproll on September 19th, 2010

Director Bong Joon-ho’s latest film is a force of nature disguised as a murder-mystery whodunnit, and it may be his best yet.

Continue reading about Film Review: Bong Joon-ho’s “Mother” [Reroll]

Just as The Korea Society opens a new exhibit on 70’s and 80’s toys from Korea with the Taekwondo-style butt-kicking giant robot Taekwon V as its centerpiece today, there’s news that the animated feature film will be made into a live-action/CG film to be released in August, 2009 (Test CG footage looks awesome! read on). […]

Continue reading about Toys from 70’s/80’s Korea Exhibit Opening today, plus Robot Taekwon V live-action/CG movie

clumproll on August 19th, 2007

The 7th New York Korean Film Festival 2007 starts this Tuesday and it’s turning out to be their biggest yet. Everything from romantic comedy to historical drama, the gangster flick and even documentary are represented. That includes 16 of the latest Korean movies from 2006 and 2007, a 4-film retrospective of renowned Mr. “101-films” director […]

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clumproll on July 25th, 2007

Studio Flying, makers of the love-it-or-hate-it potty humor feature animation AAchi & SSipak, have put up still images from their latest project, Mad Monkey. Twitch surmises it’s a direct-to-DVD and according to the company website’s news section, it is indeed listed as an “HD project for DVD.” The images seem to keep the raw, un-clean […]

Continue reading about Mad Monkey, Latest Project from Aachi & Ssipak Studio

Doha’s webcomic manhwa gets the K-Drama TV treatment with MC Mong and a prime-time slot.

Continue reading about The Great Catsby: Hit Korean Internet Comic Drama-tized into TV form debuts in 4 days