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[Box Office] Upcoming movie releases

Pandora(Korea)Opened Dec. 7Drama, thriller. Directed by Park Jung-wooA 6.1 magnitude earthquake hits the western coastal town of Wolchon-ri in the vicinity of a nuclear power plant. The earthquake cau...

Updated : 2016.12.09 13:44

'La La Land' is perfect marriage of style, story

In relationships, and in music, it’s all about the timing. So Damien Chazelle’s “La La Land” is the perfect marriage of style and story -- a good old fashioned musical about the ups and downs of o...

Updated : 2016.12.09 13:26

‘Pandora’ tops local box office

Director Park Jung-woo’s latest thriller “Pandora” is off to a strong start. Since opening in local theaters on Wednesday, the film has attracted a total of nearly 338,000 moviegoers, topping the l...

Updated : 2016.12.09 13:17

Katie Holmes probes mom-daughter bond in directorial debut

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Katie Holmes is a single mom raising a daughter and that's the subject of her feature film directorial debut, “All We Had.”The 37-year-old actress stars alongside 18-year-old Ste...

Updated : 2016.12.09 12:57

Gaumont to helm US remake of 'Train to Busan'

This year’s hit Korean zombie flick “Train to Busan” is heading to Hollywood. The French studio Gaumont -- responsible for feature productions such as “Point Blank,” “The Fifth Element” and “L...

Updated : 2016.12.08 17:31

'Star Wars' fans get early Christmas gift with 'Rogue One'

SAN FRANCISCO (AFP) - A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away, fans had to wait years between “Star Wars” movies -- but the space saga is back with the most hotly anticipated spinoff in cinema history.Just 12 months after “The Force Awakens” shattered numerous box office records, Luc...

Updated : 2016.12.08 15:12

[Herald Review] A life well-regretted in ‘Will You Be There?’

Going back in time and righting the wrongs in your life -- this fantasy becomes reality in the latest time-travel drama “Will You Be There?” the Korean film rendition of French novelist Guillaume Mu...

Updated : 2016.12.06 16:27

Disney teases 28 minutes of ‘Star Wars’ spinoff ‘Rogue One’

MARIN, California (AP) -- The secretive "Star Wars‘" spinoff movie "Rogue One" just got a little more tangible. Disney and Lucasfilm unveiled 28 minutes of footage for reporters on Friday at Skywalke...

Updated : 2016.12.04 13:26

Sewol ferry disaster to be made into feature film

A ferry incident off the southern coast of the Korean Peninsula that caused more than 300 deaths will be made into a feature film, industry sources said Sunday.The movie, tentatively titled “Sea Tige...

Updated : 2016.12.04 13:21

[Movie Review] In ‘Jackie,’ a fractured Kennedy fable

History, lately run amok, is ordered with such tidy, forceful finesse by Natalie Portman’s Jacqueline Kennedy in the piercing “Jackie.” Summoning a journalist to Hyannis Port in 1963, not long afte...

Updated : 2016.12.02 18:34

[Box Office] Upcoming movie releases

Derailed(Korea)Opened Nov. 30Crime, action. Directed by Lee Seong-taeHyung-seok (Ma Dong-seok), the criminal owner of a karaoke bar, one day kidnaps the girlfriend of Jin-il (Choi Min-ho), the leader ...

Updated : 2016.12.02 18:34

‘La La Land’ named best film by New York film critics

NEW YORK (AP) -- Damien Chazelle’s Los Angeles musical “La La Land” was named best film of the year by the New York Film Critics Circle. The group announced their picks Thursday on Twitter, spreadi...

Updated : 2016.12.02 18:25

Sundance unveils diverse slate of competition films

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Jenny Slate reunites with her “Obvious Child” director in the ’90s-set “Landline,” Sam Elliott plays a stoner Western film icon in “The Hero,” Aubrey Plaza gets serious in “Ingrid Goes West,” and Jennifer Aniston teams up with the future Han Solo, Alden Ehrenre...

Updated : 2016.12.01 14:11

[Herald Review] All-too-familiar disaster strikes in ‘Pandora’

Many releases in Korean cinema this year have hit more than close to home, dealing with political corruption and powers consumed with self-gain over public good. Of these, upcoming earthquake-nuclear ...

Updated : 2016.11.30 16:03

'Manchester by the Sea' tops National Board of Review awards

NEW YORK (AP) – “Manchester by the Sea” was named best film by the National Board of Review, which lavished four awards on Kenneth Lonergan’s New England portrait of grief. In the awards announced Tuesday, “Manchester by the Sea” also took best actor for Casey Affleck’s lead perform...

Updated : 2016.11.30 13:58