‘Dangerous Liaisons’ heads to Cannes
Korean director Heo Jin-ho's latest work "Dangerous Liaisons", which features Hallyu actor Jang Dong-gun, has become the fifth Korean movie invited to the 65th annual Cannes Film Festival.
The film is based on a French novel of the same title authored by Pierre Choderlos de Laclos and stars Chinese actresses Zhang Ziyi and Cecilia Cheung.
The film cost more than 18.5 billion won ($16.2 million) to make.
In total, "Dangerous Liaisons" has been remade five times to date. The most famous version features Hollywood actors John Malkovich and Michelle Pfeiffer and was made in 1988.
Back in 2003, there was a Korean adaptation set in the Joseon era featuring actors Bae Yong-joon, Jeon Do-yeon and Lee Mi-sook.
Other Korean films to be shown in Cannes this year include the animation "King of Pigs" by Yeon Sang-ho, "Circle" by Shin Su-won, "In Another Country" by Hong Sang-soo and "The Taste of Money" by Lim Sang-soo. The festival kicks off on May 16.
By Carla Sunwoo
Watch on DramaFever
Note : due to licensing, videos may not be available in your country... Read more
Jun Ji Hyun is catching the public”s attention once again with her dramatic, movie-quality CF for the “Hera” makeup brand!
With over 300,000 views, Jun Ji Hyun”s “Hera” CF uses different shots of the beautiful actress looking contemplative and troubled against the backdrop of Hozier“s “Take Me to Church.” Wearing fuchsia pink lipstick and draped in a classy, white outfit, in the end, Jun Ji Hyun decides to walk away from the plane, perhaps to confront a loved one with her bold look. . ... Read more
On January 30th, the music video of another OST of the latest drama offering from Mnet “Perseverance, Goo Hae Ra” was released.
The song is entitled “Family” and features the voice of Ulala Session.. ... Read more
Actors Song Seung Hun thinks he”ll be able to get married before his friend So Ji Sub does!
He had an interview with KBS 2TV“s “Entertainment Relay“. At first he recalled how he was in the past, saying, “I was a plain student that studied hard. I miss working on “Three Men, Three Women” (his debut work). I sometimes think about how fun it would be for that cast to come together to act again.” . ... Read more