Rain, Kang Sora, and Lee Bum Soo in Talks for Cycling K-movie Uhm Bok Dong

Korean movies have been having a banner few years at the box office receipts even while K-dramas dropped in ratings every year as a whole, it’s no wonder the allure of movies has increased beyond prestige to also include financial rewards. Expect a slew of high profiles movies in 2017 from the announced batch in 2016 that finished filming, and for late 2017 there’s another high profile film coming called Uhm Bok Dong about the real life heroics of the titular Korean cyclist during the Japanese occupation era who won a lot of competitions and rallied the Korean spirit. In talks to headline the movie is Rain and Kang Sora, and already announced as part of the cast is Lee Bum Soo. Rain and Kang Sora almost worked together twice before, first in Warm and Cozy but Rain dropped out and next in Please Come Back Ahjusshi which Kang Sora turned down. If they accept this will be a fantastic casting so make it happen! Continue reading

Ha Ji Won, Jung Woo Sung, and Lee Min Ho Lead Star Studded Attendance at VIP Movie Premiere of Operation Chromite

It’ll be patriotism against zombies when big budget historical war movie Operation Chromite (Battle of Inchon) arrives in theaters later this week. Train-based undead action flick Train to Busan is breaking all box offices in Korean theaters since it’s wide … Continue reading

All of Kim Eun Sook’s Drama Leading Men Assembled in a Visual Walk Down Memory Lane

As top Korean drama screenwriter Kim Eun Sook preps for her next drama airing at the end of 2016, having lined up leading man Gong Yoo (squeeee!), it’s a good time as any to do a catalog of all the … Continue reading

Massive Actor and Actress Cast Assembled to Play Same Character for K-movie Beauty Inside

There’s an upcoming K-movie that that just finished casting and about to start filming that sounds entertaining on concept alone. The movie is called Beauty Inside and tells the story of an adult marriage-aged man who suffers from an unexplained condition … Continue reading