Hyun Bin And Son Ye Jin Confirmed For New Crime Thriller Film

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New thriller film 'Toilet' accused of reenacting a controversial, real-life crime + director responds
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New thriller film 'Toilet' accused of reenacting a controversial, real-life crime + director responds

Film director Lee Sang Hun's upcoming thriller 'Toliet' has been accused of reenacting a controversial, real-life murder case from 2016.

On August 10, the 'Toliet' staff revealed the official release date set for this August, as well as the movie's main poster.

Shortly afterward, the film caused an uproar on online communities, as onlookers claimed the story was based on a 2016 murder case which occurred inside a women's public restroom near Gangnam Station. If true, it is highly likely that the movie may be a reminder of a painful event for the victim's families. Also, the phrase on the poster reads, "Everything happened due to impulse and spontaneous rage." 

Jang Hyuk, BTOBs Lee Minhyuk, And Others Confirmed To Star In Upcoming Film
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Jang Hyuk, BTOBs Lee Minhyuk, And Others Confirmed To Star In Upcoming Film

Upcoming historical action film The Swordsman (literal translation) has confirmed its cast!

The film confirmed its main cast members Jang Hyuk, Jung Man Sik, Joe Taslim, Choi Jin Ho, Kim Hyun Soo, Jang Hyun Sung, and BTOBs Lee Minhyuk and began filming on June 15.

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The Swordsman explores the stories of swordsmen in Joseon during the Ming-Qing transition period.

Jang Hyuk will be playing the role of Tae Yool, a swordsman holding onto secrets from the past. Indonesian actor Joe Taslim is starring in his first Korean film as a cold-hearted commander of the Qing dynasty.

Dasom to make a cameo appearance in Kim Soo Hyun's action film 'Real'
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Dasom to make a cameo appearance in Kim Soo Hyun's action film 'Real'

Singer/actress Dasom will be making a special appearance in action/noir film 'Real',starring Kim Soo Hyunand Sulli!

A representative of Starship Entertainment told Xports News on June 15, "Dasom will be making a cameo appearance in movie 'Real.'"

'Real' is an action/noir film revolving around a casino story and two men full of secrets. It will also be Kim Soo Hyun's first attempt at playing two different roles, leading to even more anticipation by the masses.

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Upcoming film 'Real' starring Sulli and Kim Soo Hyun given mature rating
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Upcoming film 'Real' starring Sulli and Kim Soo Hyun given mature rating

The upcoming film 'Real' has been given a mature rating.

SEE ALSO: 'Real' staff comment on the nature of Sulli's explicit scenes in the film

'Real' stars Kim Soo Hyun, Sulli, Sung Dong Il, and Lee Sung Min, and there's been a lot of hype surrounding the movie. On June 21, a source from the production team revealed the mature rating was due to depictions of "sexual activity between a man and woman, full nudity, murder by knife stabbing, drug production, and use of narcotics." It was further explained scenes involving crime and the overall dialogue could negatively influence younger audiences.

Suzy Denies Reports Of Her Starring In New Ghost Film With Hyun Bin
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Suzy Denies Reports Of Her Starring In New Ghost Film With Hyun Bin

Singer-turned-actress Suzy recently stated that she will not be appearing in the new film Rampant (working title).

On June 23, a source from JYP Entertainment stated, Suzys work schedule doesnt fit with Rampant so she will not be appearing in the film.

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Meanwhile, one media site previously reported that Suzys name was being mentioned as a potential for the main female lead of the film. However, Suzys representatives stated that the actress had already examined the project.