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The Witness 

(목격자)
 
Synopsis:

Debuted at number1 in the Koreanbox officein August, THE WITNESS stars Lee Sung-min (What A Man Wants) as an average citizen-turned-witness who remain silent in a murder case in order to protect his family.

Sang-hoon (Lee) is a salaryman living in an apartment complex with his wife and child. One night, after hearing a loud scream, he witnesses a murder through his living room window. About to call the police, his eyes meet the killer's who realises he’s being watched. Startled, Sang-hoon turns off the lights.

When a body is found the following day, the police begin their investigations. Out of fear of being the next target, Sang-hoon fails to report the incident.  Yet his silence is no guarantee of safety as it appears the murderer has already begun searching the apartment block in order to eliminate the witness.

 

 

 

 

 

 
Cast:

Lee Sung-min, Kim Sang-ho, Jin Kyung, Kwak Si-yang

Director: Cho Kyu-jang
Duration (min) :

111 min (tbc), Th/Ed

Version: Theatrical, Edited
Grade: PG-13
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Language: Korean
Subtitles:

Chinese & English/English

 

Territory:

Origin:

Year:

Worldwide except Korea

Korea

2018

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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The Soul-Mate 

(원더풀 고스트)
 
Synopsis:

Macho man Don Lee (Train to Busan) and model-turned-actor Kim Young-kwang (On Your Wedding Day) form an unusual alliance in the action comedy THE SOUL-MATE.

Judo instructor Jang-su (Don Lee)is a devoted father whois very good at minding his own business. After losing his wife, all he cares about is his young daughter who has been on a heart transplant list for over 4 years. Rookie policeman Tae-jin (KimYoung-kwang) is an overenthusiastic person who goes out of his way to help the citizens and even tracks down suspicious criminal activities on his free time. Their lives are going to turn upside down when Tae-jin falls into coma while chasing down a suspect.Unable to stand injustice, he appears before Jang-su as a ghostand asks his help in investigating the unsolved casesince he’s the only one who can see him. To Tae-jin’s dismay, Jang-su won’t do anything to help even if it’s to save Tae-jin’s fiancée (Lee Yoo-young) from danger. At the end, they are forced to form an unusual partnership in order to bring down a smuggling ring before it’s too late.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
Cast:

Don Lee, Kim Young-kwang, Lee Yoo-young

Director: Jo Won-hee
Duration (min) :

97min (tbc), Th/Ed

Version: Theatrical, Edited
Grade: PG-13
Genre: Comedy, Action
Language: Korean
Subtitles:

Chinese & English/English

 

Territory:

Origin:

Year:

Worldwide except Korea

Korea

2018

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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The Great Battle 

(안시성)
 
Synopsis:

Opening number 1 in the domestic box office and surpassing 1 million admissions in just 4 days, THE GREAT BATTLE is an epic war drama that depicts the siege of Ansi Fortress and the 88-day battle that General Yang and his elite troops fought a against half a million invading Tang force.The filmfeatures an ensemble cast including Zo In-sung (The King), Nam Joo-hyuk (Bride of the Water God), Park Sung-woong (The Swindlers), Sung Dong-il (Along with the Gods: The Last 49 Days), and Kim Seol-hyun (Memoir of a Murderer).

In the year 645 AD, Emperor Li and his Tang Dynasty army march from one brutal victory to the next in the lands of Goguryeo, one of the ancient kingdoms of Korea. He soon sets his sights on Ansi Fortress; but also headed there is the young army captain Sa-mul(Nam Joo-hyuk), who has been ordered to assassinate Ansi’s leader, Yang Man-chun(Zo-In-sung), who failed to come to Goguryeo’s aid on the battlefield. Sa-mul discovers that General Yang and his loyal followers are not what he expected, and together they hold out for almost three months as the Tang army bears down on their walls.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
Cast:

Zo In-sung, Nam Joo-hyuk, Park Sung-woong

Director: Kim Kwang-sik
Duration (min) :

135min (tbc), Th/Ed

Version: Theatrical, Edited
Grade: PG-13
Genre: History, Action
Language: Korean
Subtitles:

Chinese & English/English

 

Territory:

Origin:

Year:

Worldwide except Korea

Korea

2018

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Fengshui

(명당)
 
Awards:

Film Festivals:
2018 (38th) Hawaii International Film Festival- Spotlight on Korea
 

 

 

 
Synopsis:

Korean leading men Cho Seung-woo (Marathon), Ji Sung (My PS Partner) and Kim Sung-kyun (Golden Slumber) star in this epic historical drama about those who struggle to become king and fight over grave sites and a young man who lost his parents attempting to take revenge on the king.

In Joseon, there are geomancers, who help people designating propitious site for houses, stores and even graves under the belief that a grave in a good site will bring future fortune for descendants. ParkJae-sang(Cho Seung-woo), one of a royal geomancers, loses his family in front of his eyes because he exposed the powerful KimJua-guen’s conspiracy about crown Prince’s grave site. ParkJae-sang plans to make revenge to KimJua-guen and learns that he is looking for the most propitious grave site that would make his son (Kim Sung-kyun)the King of Joseon. Heung-seon(Ji Sung), a ruined peer but a faithful friend of the King, joins ParkJae-sang to prevent KimJua-guen to usurp the throne by finding that propitious site first.

 

 

 

 

 
Cast:

Cho Seung-woo, Ji Sung, Kim Sung-kyun

Director: Park Hee-kon
Duration (min) : 126 min (tbc), Th/Ed
Version: Theatrical, Edited
Grade: PG-13
Genre: Drama, History
Language: Korean
Subtitles: Chinese and English/ English
 

Territory:

Origin:

Year:

 

Worldwide except Korea

Korea

2018

 

 
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Along With The Gods: The Last 49 Days 

(신과함께-인과 연)
 
Synopsis:

Based on an award-winning webcomic, the first part of the fantasy drama Along With The Godsseries, The Two Worlds, enjoyed such success that it has become the second most-viewed film in South Korean film history. This outing, the lavishly-lensed adventure which boasts superb performances and outstanding special effects once again features the star-studded cast of Ha Jung-woo, Ju Ji-hoon and Kim Hyang-gi and is directed by Kim Yong-hwa, famous for such hits as 200 Pounds Beautyand Mr Go. Along With The Gods: The Last 49 Days has been breaking countless box-office records in Korea and all over the world ever since its release, and it is currently the highest-grossing movie of 2018 in Korea!

 

The Last 49 Dayssees head grim reaper Gang-lim (Ha) along with afterlife guardians Hewonmak (Ju) and Lee Deok-choon (Kim Hyang-ji) guide the soul of Kim Su-hong (Kim Dong-wook) through a series of hells and afterlife trials in order for all to become reincarnated. At the same time the guardians’ memories of their tragic lives on earth one thousand years ago are slowly uncovered.

 

 

 

 

 
Cast:

Ha Jung-woo, Ju Ji-hoon, Kim Hyang-gi, Don Lee

Director: Kim Yong-hwa
Duration (min) :

142min (tbc), Th/Ed

Version: Theatrical, Edited
Grade: PG-13
Genre: Fantasy, Adventure
Language: Korean
Subtitles:

Chinese & English/English

 

Territory:

Origin:

Year:

Worldwide except Korea & Taiwan

Korea

2018