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Friday, October 12, 2012

WKR: Busan Showcases New Korean Films, The Thieves Opens Stateside (10/06-10/12, 2012)

A raft of Busan reviews as the festival is in full swing! The Thieves also gets a few big broadsheet writeups in the US after opening there on limited release.


(Modern Korean Cinema, October 9, 2012)


(Modern Korean Cinema, October 7, 2012)

(Word From the ROK, October 7, 2012)

(Asia News Network, October 10, 2012)

(Screen Daily, October 10, 2012)



Mai Ratima

National Security

(Screen Daily, October 9, 2012)


(Word From the ROK, October 11, 2012)

(The Hollywood Reporter, October 9, 2012)

(Word From the ROK, October 7, 2012)

(Variety, October 10, 2012)




(Moria, October 9, 2012)

(The Hollywood Reporter, October 11, 2012)


In Another Country

(The Hollywood Reporter, October 8, 2012)

(Asian Movie Web, October 11, 2012)

(War Movie Blog, October 11, 2012)

The Thieves


Bedevilled, 2010

(Eastern Kicks, October 9, 2012)

(Korean Grindhouse, October 11, 2012)

(Korean Grindhouse, October 6, 2012)

(Japan Cinema, October 9, 2012)

Petty Romance, 2010

(Init_Scenes, October 11, 2012)

Time, 2006
(Out of Korea, October 10, 2012)

(Seen in Jeonju, October 7, 2012)

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1 comment:

  1. Great list of korean movies. I already watched some of them.