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Actress Tang Wei gives birth to daughter 

Chinese actress Tang Wei gave birth to a healthy and beautiful baby girl, the actress revealed on her Instagram on Saturday.  Tang, wife of Korean filmmaker Kim Tae-yong, uploaded a photo of herself ...

Updated : 2016.08.28 17:36

‘Tunnel’ tops box office with 6 million viewers

“Tunnel,” depicting a man’s struggle to survive in a collapsed tunnel, has topped the local box office chart for 18 days since its release, attracting more than 6 million cinemagoers, according to ...

Updated : 2016.08.28 17:33

Director Kim Jee-woon says ‘Age of Shadows’ is ‘heated’ noir

When director Kim Jee-woon first started filming his newest historical thriller “The Age of Shadows,” he had set his mind on making a “cold” noir flick featuring a ruthless world of spies.  But t...

Updated : 2016.08.26 17:42

[Box Office] Latest movie releases

Truth(US)Opened Aug. 23Drama. Directed by James VanderbiltControversy begins to brew when anchor Dan Rather (Robert Redford) and producer Mary Mape (Cate Blanchett) broadcast a report about President ...

Updated : 2016.08.26 17:07

Frenzied visuals lead to middling remake of ‘Ben-Hur’

Neither a sterling remake nor the disastrous camp hoot some were anticipating, those punks, the new “Ben-Hur” arrives in theaters beaded with flop sweat. Its box office forecast calls for gray skies...

Updated : 2016.08.26 17:04

Yeo Jin-goo, Lee Jung-jae cast as prince, army leader in upcoming period flick

Actors Yeo Jin-goo and Lee Jung-jae have been cast for the upcoming movie “Opposition Forces” (tentative title), set to begin shooting on Sept. 5, Fox International Productions confirmed Thursday.Th...

Updated : 2016.08.25 15:26

How streaming services are revolutionizing movies

Back when Netflix simply delivered mail-order DVDs, it was still called Netflix, anticipating the day when it would be a big internet presence. The name also forecast its plan to expand into original movies, drawing the type of premium audiences the company wanted to attract.That day has a...

Updated : 2016.08.25 15:04

‘Oldboy,’ ‘Spring’ make BBC top 100 films list

Two films by renowned Korean directors, Park Chan-wook’s “Oldboy” and Kim Ki-duk’s “Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter ... and Spring,” have been included in BBC’s top 100 films of the 21st century r...

Updated : 2016.08.25 14:56

'Miss Saigon' to appear on movie screens before Broadway

NEW YORK (AP) - American audiences will get the rare chance to catch a sneak peek of the new “Miss Saigon” before it opens on Broadway next spring. They just have to go to a movie theater.A filmed version of the musical's live 25th-anniversary celebration in London will make its world pr...

Updated : 2016.08.24 17:53

Harry Belafonte weighs in on Nate Parker and his new film

NEW YORK (AP) -- Harry Belafonte says it's unfair that Nate Parker’s shining moment with his film “The Birth of a Nation” is being overshadowed by a 17-year-old rape case. But the iconic performer ...

Updated : 2016.08.24 13:38

‘The Lovers and the Despot’ to open in Korea

The documentary film “The Lovers and the Despot,” which provides a glimpse into the late North Korean dictator Kim Jong-il’s regime, is coming to Korea.  Directed by British filmmakers Robert Cann...

Updated : 2016.08.23 14:40

Ang Lee’s ‘Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk’ to debut at NYFF

NEW YORK (AP) - Ang Lee’s 3-D, high-frame rate drama “Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk” will premiere at the New York Film Festival. Lincoln Center’s Film Society announced the selection Monday, giving a festival landing spot to one of the fall’s most distinct releases. Lee also premi...

Updated : 2016.08.23 14:33

‘Take Off 2’ opens in US

Director Kim Jong-hyeon’s latest film “Take Off 2” opened in theaters across the US, distribution company Megabox Plus M said Monday.  Starring Soo Ae, Oh Yeon-seo and Oh Dal-su, the sports comedy...

Updated : 2016.08.22 14:27

Natalie Portman tells ‘A Tale of Love and Darkness’

BEVERLY HILLS, California (AP) -- “It’s like, I guess you caught me! I’m a nerd!” Natalie Portman says, laughing. She is talking about frenzied internet responses to a recent interview that she di...

Updated : 2016.08.22 14:19

‘A Star is Born’ remake to feature Lady Gaga, Bradley Cooper

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper are starring in a remake of “A Star is Born.”  Warner Bros announced Tuesday that the film will mark the singer-actress’ first leading role in a movie and the directorial debut of the “American Sniper” actor-producer. Gaga will compose...

Updated : 2016.08.22 14:13