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Kang Dong-won and Song Hye-kyo talk about learning life lessons from My Brilliant Life

South Korean stars Kang Dong-won and Song Hye-kyo learned valuable personal and professional lessons from their latest roles.

South Korean stars Kang Dong-won and Song Hye-kyo learned valuable personal and professional lessons from their latest roles.

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South Korean actor Song Kang-ho has big-screen staying power

Song Kang-ho has shone in many South Korean films over the years and the actor is making sure his name stays on the marquee, writes Darcy Paquet.

Song Kang-ho has shone in many South Korean films over the years and the actor is making sure his name stays on the marquee, writes Darcy Paquet.

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Present and correct

Korean director Oh Ki-hwan's knowledge of Chinese culture meant a smooth ride while shooting on the mainland, writes Darcy Paquet.

Korean director Oh Ki-hwan's knowledge of Chinese culture meant a smooth ride while shooting on the mainland, writes Darcy Paquet.

5 Jun 2013 - 10:47PM
Tension transplant: The Berlin File

The city of Berlin might seem an odd setting for an action movie about North and South Korean spies. But on a visit to the Berlin International Film Festival in 2011, South Korean director Ryoo Seung-wan was suddenly inspired.

The city of Berlin might seem an odd setting for an action movie about North and South Korean spies. But on a visit to the Berlin International Film Festival in 2011, South Korean director Ryoo Seung-wan was suddenly inspired.

12 May 2013 - 1:36PM
Reel partners

South Korea's biggest-grossing film in history is a work that features popular Korean actors, but also benefits significantly from Hong Kong star power.

South Korea's biggest-grossing film in history is a work that features popular Korean actors, but also benefits significantly from Hong Kong star power.

14 Apr 2013 - 4:49PM
Postcard: South Korea

In the past 12 months, the South Korean film industry has seen three massive box office hits. Two - heist movie The Thieves, starring Gianna Jun Ji-hyun and Kim Yun-seok, and period drama Masquerade, starring Lee Byung-heon - are high-profile, big-budget productions.

In the past 12 months, the South Korean film industry has seen three massive box office hits. Two - heist movie The Thieves, starring Gianna Jun Ji-hyun and Kim Yun-seok, and period drama Masquerade, starring Lee Byung-heon - are high-profile, big-budget productions.

9 Jun 2013 - 2:50PM
Cold Eyes shows how South Korean producers find inspiration in Hong Kong films

Cold Eyes, one of the hottest films at the South Korean box office this summer, may strike fans of Hong Kong cinema as oddly familiar. That's because it is an official remake of Eye in the Sky, the gripping 2007 Milkyway Image feature about a police surveillance unit that is scriptwriter Yau Nai-hoi's sole directorial outing to date.

Cold Eyes, one of the hottest films at the South Korean box office this summer, may strike fans of Hong Kong cinema as oddly familiar. That's because it is an official remake of Eye in the Sky, the gripping 2007 Milkyway Image feature about a police surveillance unit that is scriptwriter Yau Nai-hoi's sole directorial outing to date.

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