Yoona (front) and Cho Jung-seok in a still from Exit (category IIA, Korean), directed by Lee Sang-geun.

Exit film review: Cho Jung-seok, Yoona in skyscraper-set action comedy

  • This tale about a gas attack in Seoul defies logic, and the action takes a back seat to the comedy
  • Director Lee Sang-geun tries for a laugh at every turn, which destroys any sense of danger
Topic |   Asian cinema: Korean films

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Yoona (front) and Cho Jung-seok in a still from Exit (category IIA, Korean), directed by Lee Sang-geun.
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Park Sung-woong (left), Ra Mi-ran (centre) and Jung Jin-young in The Dude in Me (category IIB; Korean), directed by Kang Hyo-jin.

The Dude in Me film review: Jung Jin-young, Park Sung-woong in entertaining body-swap comedy

  • Stuffed with action, romance, humour and heart, The Dude in Me is not your run-of-the-mill body-swap comedy
  • It features B1A4 K-pop star Jung Jin-young as three separate characters
Topic |   Asian cinema: Korean films

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Park Sung-woong (left), Ra Mi-ran (centre) and Jung Jin-young in The Dude in Me (category IIB; Korean), directed by Kang Hyo-jin.
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