Reviews

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 […]

Book Review: The Final Reconciliation by Todd Keisling

The novella is preceded by liner notes from The Yellow King’s unreleased album, The Final Reconciliation. Chapter titles correspond to the Track Listings of the album. The fourth chapter, entitled Track 4: The Usurper’s Ascent, also represents the point at which listeners of the sole live performance of the album begin to fall under the supernatural influence of the music.

“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 […]