Moscow Movie Fest Holds Retrospective Devoted to Lee Joon-ik

Moscow Movie Fest Holds Retrospective Devoted to Lee Joon-ik

This year's Moscow WorldMovie Festival includes a retrospective devoted to Korean films.

The festival, which runs from June 23 to 30, is one of the crucialmaximum prestigious film festivals, along side the ones in Berlin, Cannes and Venice.

Some three hundredfilmfanaticsadding filmmakers amassedto observe one of his newest films, "The Throne" at the opening day of the respective ultimate week.

"I am venerated that my motion pictures were invited to the festival that boasts 80 years of history", director Lee Joon-ik said.

The retrospective functions five of Lee's films -- "DongJu, The Portrait of A Poet", "The Satisfied Life", "Hope", "The King and the Clown" and "The Throne".

Lee is the 2d one Korean director to hang a retrospective at the festival after Im Kwon-taek in 2008.

Other Korean films equivalent to "Mrs. B. A North Korean Woman" by way of Jero Yun, "Sorry Day" by Bae Ki-won and "Worst Woman" directed by Kim Jong-kwan were invited to the authenticfestivalsegment of the festival.

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MBlaq's Lee Joon holds an autograph session on movie site

MBlaq's Lee Joon holds an autograph session on movie site

MBlaq's Lee Joon holds an autograph session on movie site

Lee Joon's popularity was proven on the movie site of "Actors Are Actors".

Lee Joon was on his way back home in the minus Celsius weather one day when two or three fans came up to him for an autograph. Then 200 or so fans gathered around him instantly. Despite his exhaustion, Lee Joon gave an autograph for those who waited for him including the extras in the movie.

After his surprise present to the entire staff recently, news of Lee Joon's sudden autograph session reached out to all the fans. Many say, "Lee Joon's love for his fans is the best", "Actor Lee Joon is the best", "I don't know if it's a movie or real life" and more.

Lee Joon said, "I have done many autograph meetings as MBLAQ but it was fun doing it on the spot. Thank you to those who support me even in this freezing weather".

Meanwhile, Lee Joon is currently making the drama "IRIS 2" and movie "Actors Are Actors". He has been expanding his talents in music, entertainment and on screens as well.

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Smithsonian Museum Hosts Korean Movie Fest

Smithsonian Museum Hosts Korean Movie Fest

Director Lee Wonsuk (center) speaks after screening his movie "The Royal Tailor" in Washington D.C. on Saturday June, 4. /Courtesy of the Korea Basis

A Korean historicdress film used to be screened at the Warner Brothers Theater in the Smithsonian's National Museum of yank History in Washington D.C. on Saturday.

"The Royal Tailor" drew fantasticpassion among the onesinterested by Korean culture as it tells the tale of royal tailors all over the Chosun Dynasty and contours over one thousand costumes that displaythe superb thing about hanbok, or classic Korean dress.

The screening becomea section of the Korean Film Festival hosted by ability of the museum for a month ranging fromWould possibly 7. Some of the other motion pictures screened were the indie documentary "My Love, Do notMove That River" and advertisement films like "Veteran" and "The Throne".

Lee Wonsuk, the director of "The Royal Tailor", attended the festival to speak with the audience.

"I hope the film is helpingbuild up interest in Korean culture and the rustic itself", Lee said.

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This Year's Jeonju Movie Fest to Feature Shakespeare Adaptions

This Year's Jeonju Movie Fest to Feature Shakespeare Adaptions

This year's Jeonju GlobalMovie Festival is decided to kick off its 10-day run on Thursday.

A overall of 211 motion pictures -- 163 feature and 48 short films -- may be shown on 19 monitors at five theaters in Jeonju, North Jeolla Province.

"Born to Be Blue" by potential of Canadian director Robert Budreau will open the festival. The film is ready American jazz musician Chet Baker, played by Ethan Hawke. A director's cut of Ryoo Seung-wan's debut film "Die Bad" will wrap up the festival.

To celebrate the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare's death there'll be a retrospective devoted tothe good English writer, in cooperation with the British Council.

Eight vintage films in line with Shakespeare's plays reminiscent of "Henry V" (1944), "Macbeth" (1971), "The Tempest" (1979) and "Hamlet" (1996) will be screened all the manner through the festival.

For more information, discuss with the festival's website online at www.jiff.or.kr.

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Filmmakers to Boycott Busan Movie Fest

Filmmakers to Boycott Busan Movie Fest

This year's Busan GlobalMovie Festival is in crisis because of a feud between the Busan townexecutive and the film industry that startedfinal year.

Filmmakers and manufacturers have clubbed in combination to shield the festival's autonomy and acknowledged Monday that they determined to boycott this year's event.

They need Busan Mayor Suh Byung-soo to renounce as leader of the organizing committee and ensure their freedom of expression.

The urban in a press convention Wednesday vowed to moveforward alongside the festival and promised to take a glance at out and come to an agreement with the filmmakers.

The BIFF is Asia's biggest flick festival and also the maximum important cultural tournament in the country, drawing some 227,000 site visitors last year.

Festival organizers accuse the city government of meddling after it attempted to cancel a screening of "The Reality Shall No longer Sink with the Sewol", a documentary criticizing the government's rescue efforts in the April 2014 ferry disaster.

The film used to be screened anyway, yet in February the festival's former executive director Lee Yong-kwan become fired over an try to load the organizing frame with supporters and wrest the development from the regulate of the city, which price range it.

Suh promised to step apart as the organizing committee chief but turns out to be clinging to his chair, and with best six months left ahead of the festival is to open, it looks most unlikely to get a cling of a enough lineup.

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Korean Patriotic Movie Pulls in Awards at Houston Film Fest

Korean Patriotic Movie Pulls in Awards at Houston Film Fest

The patriotic movie "Northern Restrict Line" gained the Special Jury award at the 49th WorldFest-Houston Global Film Festival, the world's oldest self sustaining pic festival, which closed on Sunday.

Actor Lee Hyun-woo also won a absolute best supporting actor award for his role as a fight medic in the film.

The film, directed via Kim Hak-soon, depicts the tale of the courageousinfantrymen of Chamsuri 357 naval corvette in a skirmish with North Korea in waters off Yeonpyeong Island in the West Sea in June 2002.

The flick used to be released in June 2015 and attracted 6.04 million box workplace viewers.

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Upcoming movie 'Glory Day' featuring EXO's Suho, Ryu Joon Yeol, and more unveils 30sec. teaser!

Upcoming movie 'Glory Day' featuring EXO's Suho, Ryu Joon Yeol, and more unveils 30sec. teaser!

Upcoming movie 'Glory Day' has unveiled its 30sec. teaser featuring EXO's Suho, Ryu Joon Yeol, Ji Soo, and Kim Hee Chan!

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The teaser was once shared on CGV Korea's authentic facebook on February 17, and has since surpassed 500,000 views! The talestarts amongst the 4pals having the time in theirlifestyles with fireworks, yet soon shifts into quite a few dramatic, catastrophic events. The quick teaser wraps up with actor Ji Soo's narration, highlighting "One day, the instantthe complete lot broke apart" as a keyword for film's mysterious plot.

'Glory Day' is determined to premiere March 24th!

Posted via CGV onWednesday, February 17, 2016

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Ryu Joon Yeol showed casting along Jo In Sung in new movie 'The King'

Ryu Joon Yeol showed casting along Jo In Sung in new movie 'The King'

Ryu Joon Yeol showed casting along Jo In Sung in new movie 'The King' Jan 21, 2016 03:48

Ryu Joon Yeol could be starring alongside Jo In Sung in upcoming film 'The King'.

According to C-Jes Entertainment on January 21st, Ryu Joon Yeol has been casted in the blockbuster film 'The King' and may play as Jo In Sung's friend.

'The King' will be a biography of a guy who becomes a prosecutor so as to seize power. The film is attracting much attention thank you to the Alist solidadding Jo In Sung, Jung Woo Sung, Bae Sung Woo, Lee Joo Yeon. It's going to also mark Jo In Sung's first go back to the large screen in 7 years since 'A Frozen Flower'.

Ryu Joon Yeol is lately one of the freshest stars after starring in tvN's 'Reply 1988'.

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Ryu Joon Yeol already forged in a new production in the movie 'The King'

Ryu Joon Yeol already forged in a new production in the movie 'The King'

Actor Ryu Joon Yeol's repute shot up after starring in the hit series 'Reply 1988' The drama ended just remaining week and he is already been solid in some other production!

On January 21, his firm told TVDaily, "Ryu Joon Yeol is showed to act in 'The King'."

The movie 'The King' may be like a biography about a guy who becomes a prosecutor so as to seize power. Jo In Sung, Jung Woo Sung, Bae Sung Woo and Lee Joo Yeon will also famous person in the movie.

SEE ALSO: Ryu Joon Yeol is a hot biker as the recenttype of 'Samchuly'

We can not wait to peer how much Ryu Joon Yeol's profession will cross up from here!

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Gyuri and Search engine marketing Joon Young pair up for a melodrama movie

Gyuri and Search engine marketing Joon Young pair up for a melodrama movie

KARA's Gyuri may smartly bein a position to hone her acting talents on a new movie!

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According to a couple of reps belatedly, she and actor Seo Joon Young are set to pair up for a film of the melodrama genre, 'How Must We Spoil Up?' which is a heartwarming tale about other people and cats.  It can be directed via Cho Sung Gyu and filming started this month. 

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She had in the past worked with the director sooner than in 'Two Rooms, Two Nights.' The scoop of her casting is already widely known among her fans, no longer to mention she posted the script for the film on her Instagram recently, so you'll be able to get to look her in the massive screen back soon!

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