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Seoul shots from ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ revealed

Scenes shot at a public parking lot in southern Seoul Marvel StudiosImages from scenes of the hit movie “Avengers: Age of Ultron” shot in Seoul were revealed for the first time on Monday. Film shoo...

Updated : 2015.05.04 11:39

'Avengers' sequel tops 6 mln viewers in S. Korea

The Hollywood blockbuster "Avengers:Age of Ultron" has become the fastest foreign film to surpass 6 million viewers in South Korea, the film's distributor said Saturday. (Avengers:Age of Ultron)The su...

Updated : 2015.05.03 09:37

Jeonju International Film Festival gets rolling with ‘Partisan’

The 16th year of the nation’s second-largest film festival kicked off Thursday at Jeonju Sports Stadium.The outdoor stadium was packed with fans as stars lined the red carpet and opening ceremony coh...

Updated : 2015.04.30 20:40

Science more exciting than fiction, ‘Interstellar’ producer Obst says

“Interstellar” producer Lynda Obst believes grounded science is more exciting than fiction. “Science can inspire you if you can tell a great story behind it,” Obst said in a press conference ahead...

Updated : 2015.04.30 19:08

[Herald Review] Life in its harshest form in ‘Coin Locker Girl’

Darkness and isolation are the two constants in “Coin Locker Girl,” the feature-length debut from director Han Jun-hee. It is a crime drama ― violent, unpredictable and thrilling, but even amid its...

Updated : 2015.04.28 19:15

[Herald Review] ‘Avengers’ sets Korean box office records

“Avengers: Age of Ultron” is setting box office records worldwide, and Korea is no exception to seeing the Disney Marvel superhero action movie hitting it big.The second Avengers film hit local thea...

Updated : 2015.04.26 18:02

'Avengers' sequel becomes fastest foreign film to top 3 mln viewers in S. Korea

The Hollywood blockbuster "Avengers: Age of Ultron" has become the fastest foreign film to surpass 3 million viewers in South Korea, data showed Sunday.  According to the Korean Film Council and Walt Disney Co. Korea, the film's distributor, the superhero flick exceeded the 3 million mar...

Updated : 2015.04.26 16:26

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Coin Locker Girl (Korea)Opening April 29Drama. Directed by Han Jun-heeThe dark underworld of loan sharks, drugs, and commissioned kills are all Il-young (Kim Go-eun) knows as she grows up under the wi...

Updated : 2015.04.24 19:38

‘The Shameless’ gears up for Cannes

“The Shameless,” a new film from director Oh Seung-uk starring Jeon Do-yeon and Kim Nam-gil, is described by its filmmakers as a “hardboiled melodrama-romance.” As one of the official selections i...

Updated : 2015.04.24 19:23

Soul and Seoul in the ‘Age of Ultron’

Director Joss Whedon dispenses with all introductions and jumps straight into the action in the hotly anticipated “Avengers: Age of Ultron.” The opening sequence kicks off with the Avengers raiding ...

Updated : 2015.04.22 18:42

[Herald Review] Two families with disabilities, two very different stories

Two films about families struggling with disabilities will hit theaters side by side on April 23, three days after the designated national day to raise awareness about physical disabilities. Despite t...

Updated : 2015.04.21 19:33

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The Avengers: Age of Ultron (U.S.)Opening April 23Adventure. Directed by Joss WhedonTony Stark attempts to revive a dormant peacekeeping program, but the situation takes a bad, dangerous turn. The Ave...

Updated : 2015.04.17 19:01

Marvel’s superheroes back in action

The Avengers superheroes are back to save the world from a rogue robot.The cast and crew of Marvel’s blockbuster “Avengers: Age of Ultron,” including director Joss Whedon, Robert Downey Jr. and Chr...

Updated : 2015.04.17 18:53

Three Korean films invited to Cannes

Three homegrown films have been invited to sidebar competition and non-competition categories of this year's Cannes International Film Festival, but none to the main competition for the third year in a row.  "The Shameless" and "Madonna" will be screened in the "Un Certain Regard" sectio...

Updated : 2015.04.17 10:36

S. Korean theaters bustling before 'Avengers 2' release

With about a week left before the opening of the "Avengers" sequel, South Korean cinemas were bustling with fans coming to reserve tickets for the film on Wednesday.Multiplex cinema chains such as CGV, Lotte Cinema and Megabox said they began receiving reservations at hundreds of theaters ...

Updated : 2015.04.15 16:54