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Watch: Korean Action Film The Villainess Receives 4 Minute Standing Ovation At Cannes Film Festival + Trailer
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Watch: Korean Action Film The Villainess Receives 4 Minute Standing Ovation At Cannes Film Festival + Trailer

The Villainess, a Korean action film that stars actress Kim Ok Bin, has earned a stamp of approval from audiences at the 70th annual Cannes Film Festival.

After its first official screening at midnight on May 22, the film was met with a standing ovation that lasted for four minutes. Amongst those who attended the screening was famed Korean director Park Chan Wook, who has directed movies like Oldboy (2003), The Handmaiden (2016), and Stoker (2013).

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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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Song Joong Ki Talks About Preparing And Shooting For His Upcoming Film Battleship Island
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Song Joong Ki Talks About Preparing And Shooting For His Upcoming Film Battleship Island

Song Joong Ki opened up about his humbling experience shooting his new movie Battleship Island.

In a press interview for Battleship Island on June 15, Song Joong Ki confessed, I did not know a lot about Battleship Island as a historical landmark. I thought to myself, how little would the children today know about its history if I dont even know about it.

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He went on to explain, Battleship Island is a commercial film, so the priority is to create an outstanding production, but I studied a lot about history during the shooting too. He added, I immersed myself fully in the tension and pressure of the film while shooting it.

Lee Jong Suk Turns Down Offer To Appear In New Action Film
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Lee Jong Suk Turns Down Offer To Appear In New Action Film

Lee Jong Suk has decided to not appear in the upcoming film Witch (literal translation).

On July 21, a source from Lee Jong Suks agency YG Entertainment stated, Lee Jong Suk has been running without pause, so he has decided to take a short break and not to appear in the film.

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The upcoming film Witch tells the story of a female high school student who, through a human medical experiment, was trained as a murder weapon. However, she experiences an identity crisis at the same time she gets caught up in a crime.

YG Denies Reports That Lee Jong Suk Turned Down New Action Film Due To Recent Draft Notice
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YG Denies Reports That Lee Jong Suk Turned Down New Action Film Due To Recent Draft Notice

YG Entertainment has released a statement to respond to reports that Lee Jong Suk had decided to turn down an offer to appear in the action film The Witch because he will be enlisting in the military.

The agency stated, Its true that Lee Jong Suk recently received his draft notice. However, he has not yet decided when his exact enlistment date will be.

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They went on to explain, Lee Jong Suks decision to not appear in The Witch is a completely separate issue from him receiving his draft notice. The choice to turn down the movie was made to respect the actors wishes to take a break.