• Tuesday
  • July 29, 2014
  • Last updated: 5:24am
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 26 for korean demilitarized zone

Search results

  1. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Film review: Obsessed tells of forbidden love in the South Korean army

    Posted Jul 23rd 2014, 11:10pm by YVONNE TEH

    ... Text: Yvonne Teh soldiers of ill fortune OBSESSED Starring: Song Seung-heon, Lim Ji-yeon, Jo Yeo-jeong, On Joo-wan Director: Kim Dae-woo Category: III (Korean) Rating: 3.5/5   With movies ... in a world that's a far cry from the swinging sixties, Obsessed tells the story of forbidden love in an isolated army camp in the verdant South Korean countryside. Returning from Vietnam a war ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - FILM

    Legendary Hong Kong directors return to Venice Film Festival

    Posted Jul 25th 2014, 03:42am by Vivienne Chow

    ... at the festival, but in the Orizzonti section. Hill of Freedom, a 66-minute feature by South Korean Hong Sang-soo, also competes in this section. The 71st Venice International Film Festival will run from ...

  3. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Tilda Swinton plays a vampire in Jim Jarmusch's Only Lovers Left Alive

    Posted Jul 23rd 2014, 11:10pm by STEPHEN APPLEBAUM

    ... to "give something authentic". Some parts make this easier than others. She recalls that when she played a pregnant mother in Tim Roth's 1999 incest drama, The War Zone, she was actually ...

  4. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Robot wars: There's no stopping the Transformers franchise

    Posted Jun 25th 2014, 11:34pm by James Mottram

    ... Anniversary Expo", that features giant statues and holograms. The 28,500 sq ft exhibition area is divided into 10 zones that recreate scenes from the films and showcase more than 1,000 toys ... to the collector's zone and classic Transformers cartoons are played in a screening room for HK$40 a ticket. For those who can't make the trip to Macau, the statues of Optimus Prime and Bumblebee also ...

  5. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    The inquisition: Jung Woo-sung, actor

    Posted Jun 18th 2014, 10:56pm by EDMUND LEE

    ... Text: Edmund Lee South Korean actor talks about moving behind the camera and the changing characters he portrays THE INQUISITION 48 HOURS: You made your directorial debut earlier this year with the short film The Killer Behind, the Old Man, which was part of the omnibus film Three Charmed Lives. How refreshing is directing for you? JUNG WOO-SUNG: I had directed several music videos before, ...

  6. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Film Review: Brick Mansions is Detroit's mean streets

    Posted Jun 11th 2014, 10:49pm by YVONNE TEH

    ... Text: Yvonne Teh Motor city mayhem BRICK MANSIONS Starring: Paul Walker, David Belle, RZA Director: Camille Delamarre Category: IIB Rating: 3/5   An undercover cop ventures into a section of a city considered a no-go zone for law enforcers in an attempt to bring a crime boss to justice. This sounds like the synopsis for The Raid, Jakarta-based Gareth Evans' ultra-violent 2011 ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - FILM

    Global stage beckons for Hong Kong's teenage film writer

    Posted Jun 09th 2014, 03:03am by DANNY LEE

    ... on the script and enlisted a star cast including the Korean-American comedienne Margaret Cho and Disney stars Meaghan Martin and Kyle Massey. Canto-pop star Alan Tam Wing-lun also backed Lin's ...

  8. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Film review: Homeland examines the aftermath of Fukushima

    Posted May 28th 2014, 11:27pm by SIJIA JIANG

    ... After two decades in Tokyo, he has returned home to an abandoned farming village in a no-go zone in Fukushima prefecture. Jiro refuses to let his estranged family know of his return, ... in temporary housing outside the zone, with their young daughter and Soichi's stepmother Tomiko (Yuko Tanaka). The family is in disarray. Forced from his ancestral land, Soichi can't work out ...

  9. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Arthouse: John Rabe, the Nazi who saved Chinese from Japanese atrocities in Nanjing

    Posted May 21st 2014, 11:24pm by YVONNE TEH

    ... the city and perpetuated the massacre known as the Rape of Nanking. But he ended up staying on to assume the role of chairman of the International Committee for the Nanking Safety Zone and, ... with a multinational group of foreigners, including an American doctor and the French head of a girl's college — to help protect, feed and save more than 200,000 Chinese by setting up a demilitarised zone ...

  10. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Art house: The Nightingale

    Posted May 28th 2014, 11:27pm by YVONNE TEH

    ... of generational and cultural divides such as Hong Kong auteur Ann Hui On-wah's My American Grandson (1991), which was also shot on the mainland, and Korean director Lee Jeong-hyang's acclaimed ...




SCMP.com Account