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71: Into the Fire (2010)

71: Into the Fire (2010)

Director: John H. Lee Casts: Cha Seung Won, Kwon Sang Woo, T.O.P, Kim Seung Woo Genre: Drama/War Running Time: 120 minutes Certi: 18 This film is based on a true story. In June 25, 1950, 71 student soldiers defend against hundreds of North Korean soldiers in front of the school for 11 hours. Oh Jung […]

The President’s Barber (2004)

The President’s Barber (2004)

Director: Lim Chan Sang Casts: Song Kang Ho, Moon So Ri, Lee Jae Eung, Jo Young Jin, Son Byung Ho, Park Yong Soo, Ryu Seung Soo, Yun Ju Sang, Jeong Gyu Su, and Oh Dal Su Genre: Comedy and Drama Running Time: 116 minutes Sung Han Mo (Song Kang Ho) is the only barber at […]

Castaway on the Moon (2009)

Castaway on the Moon (2009)

Director: Lee Hae Jun Casts: Jung Jae Young and Jung Ryeo Won Genre: Drama Running Time: 119 minutes Kim Seung Keun (Jung Jae Young) tries to commit suicide by jumping off from the overhead bridge of Han River. He decides to kill himself because he has to pay his debts. However, he ends up at […]

The Concubine (2012)

The Concubine (2012)

Director: Kim Dae Seung Casts: Jo Yeo Jeong, Kim Dong Wook, Kim Min Jun, Park Ji Young, Jo Eun Ji, Lee Kyeong Yeong, Park Cheol Min, Jung Chan, Oh Hyeon Kyeong, and Oh Ji Hye Genre: Drama and Period Running Time: 122 minutes Rating: 18 (South Korea) The film tells a complicated love triangle story […]

London Korean Times Films of the Year 2012

London Korean Times Films of the Year 2012

After watching lots of film in the Year 2012, I have compiled my top 10 favourite films. These are my favourite films of the Year 2012 in no particular order. 1. Masquerade https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LOzMGw9tfU0 Lee Byung Hun has done a really good job in portraying two characters: serious character and funny character. He managed to act […]

Year 2012: Year of the 12 Directors

Year 2012: Year of the 12 Directors

It was a great year to meet directors on a monthly basis. Every Thursday evening, I would come to the London Korean Cultural Centre to enjoy watching the films. Films are shown by the selected Korean directors. Some are classics. Some are modern. Yet, there is a bit of everything for audiences, including myself, to […]

Rolling Home with a Bull (2010)

Rolling Home with a Bull (2010)

Director: Yim Soon Rye Casts: Kim Young Pil, Kong Hyo Jin, Jeon Kuk Hwan, Moon Chang Kil, and Park Won Sang Genre: Drama Running Time: 110 minutes Certi: 12 (South Korea) An unmarried man lives in the countryside. A poet who is on his way to sell the bull. Then, he went to his past […]

Maundy Thursday (2006)

Maundy Thursday (2006)

Director: Song Hae Seong Casts: Kang Dong Wan and Lee Na Young Genre: Melodrama and Romance Running Time: 120 minutes Certi: 18 Yu Jeong (Lee Na Young) and Yun Soo (Kang Dong Wan) are introduced by Yu Jeong’s aunt, Sister Monica. Yu Jeong wants to commit suicide while Yun Soo has a tough time in […]

London United Korean Fan Club

London United Japanese Fan Club