Author: Paul G Bens

Movie Review: The Chaser (2008)

English Title: The Chaser Hangul Title: 추격자 Director: Na Hong-Jin Writer: Hong Won-Chan, Lee Shinho, Na Hong-Jin Producer: Choi Moon-Su, Jeong Seung-Ku Cinematographer: Lee Seong-Je Stars:  Kim Yun-Seok, Ha Jung-Woo, Seo Young-Hee Release Date: February 14, 2008 Runtime : 123 min. Distributor: Showbox Director Na Hong-Jin’s complex film The Wailing (see review here) […]

Movie Review: “Deranged” (2012)

English Title:  Deranged Hangul Title:  연가시) Director:  Park Jung-Woo, Writers:  Park Jung-Woo, Kim Kyoung-Hoon, Jo Dong-In Cinematographer: Ki Se-Hoon Release Date: July 5, 2012 Runtime: 109 min Stars:  Kim Myung-Min, Moon Jeong-Hee, Kim Dong-Wan, Lee Honey In South Korea there’s an epidemic underway. Out of nowhere, hundreds of people are throwing themselves into rivers, streams and lakes and […]

“Train to Busan” – Movie Review

Title: Train To Busan Hangul Title: 부산행 Literal Translation: For Busan Run Time: 118 minutes Distributor: Well Go USA Entertainment (USA) / Next Entertainment World (International) Director: Yeon Sang-Ho Writer: Park Joo-Suk, Yeon Sang-Ho Cinematographer: Lee Hyung-Duk Producers: Lee Dong-Ha, Kim Yeon-Ha Starring: Gong Yoo, Kim Soo-An, Ma Dong-Seok, Jung […]

The Wailing (곡성) – Review

Title:  The Wailing Hangul Title:  곡성 Literal Translation:  Gokseong Run Time:  156 minutes Distributor:  Well Go USA Entertainment (USA); 20th Century Fox (South Korea) Director / Writer:  Na Hong-Jin Cinematographer:  Hong Kyung-Pyo Producers:  Lim Min-Sub, Seo Dong-Hyun, Kim Ho-Sung Stars:  Kwak Do-Wan, Hwang Jung-Min, Jun Kunimura, Chun Woo-Hee, Kim Hwan-Hee For […]