Train to Busan Sequel Peninsula Casts Kang Dong Won and Lee Jung Hyun

Zombie thriller flick Train to Busan was the highest grossing Korean movie at the box office in 2016 and for good reason. I’ve watched it multiple times and it’s still thrilling, a movie that builds the tension and keeps your attention by caring about the characters. A sequel has been in discussion which makes sense from a box office perspective and also because Train to Busan was technically a sequel to the animated zombie film Seoul Station, so a follow up movie would make it a trilogy. The Train sequel is called Peninsula, obviously referring to the Korean Peninsula of North and South Korea, so obviously the zombie infection has spread and the teaser poster above shows the devastation as the survivors wander a wasteland. Peninsula has secured top male actor Kang Dong Won and movie actress Lee Jung Hyun in the lead roles, bringing the onscreen charisma and action scene mojos to their roles. Can’t wait! Continue reading

Korean Government Poll of Overseas Hallyu Viewers Puts Lee Min Ho, BTS, Mr. Sunshine, and Train to Busan Top of Respective Categories

Consider me surprised and impressed that a poll conducted recently landed an actor currently in military service on the top of the list. South Korean government recently polled 16 overseas country viewers interested in Hallyu on their favorites in the … Continue reading

Gong Yoo and Ma Dong Seok Protect Loved Ones From Speedy Zombies in Exhilarating Train to Busan

A teaming horde of zombies descended on Seoul this weekend as the highly anticpated summer popcorn flick Train to Busan premiered. Starring Gong Yoo as a workaholic dad taking his daughter to Busan, the movie follows his story along with … Continue reading