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Chinese Investors Flex Muscle in Korean TV Soaps, Movie

Chinese Investors Flex Muscle in Korean TV Soaps, Movie

Chinese investors are increasingly putting their money into Korean TV soap and movie productions as they continue to enjoy huge popularity on the mainland and beyond.

That means they can also flex more muscle in showbusiness here.

According to industry sources, Chinese investors get involved in almost all stages of the productions from casting to promotion and naturally take a bigger cut of profits if any productions succeed in China.

A joint film project pursed by CJ E&M, one of the largest entertainment giants in Korea, was halted again recently after 10 years of negotiations with Chinese investors. Industry sources said that it is because producers were unable to cast Kim Soo-hyeon-I or Lee Min-ho, who are the hottest Korean celebrities in China these days....

Kris to star alongside Hangeng and Joo Won in upcoming Korean-Chinese movie

Kris to star alongside Hangeng and Joo Won in upcoming Korean-Chinese movie

Kris will be starring alongside former Super Junior member Hangeng and Joo Won in the upcoming Korean-Chinese movie “Xiao You Qiao Mu“.

According to the movie”s reps on August 12, Kris will play one of the three male leads in the movie, and “Hangeng has already started filming, while Kris will be joining the others a few days later. As previously mentioned, the movie directed by Jo Jin Gyu is a melodrama based on an internet novel that tells a love story involving three men and one woman.  ...

2PM"s Chansung to star in new Korean - Chinese movie "I Wanna Hold Your Hand"

2PM"s Chansung to star in new Korean - Chinese movie "I Wanna Hold Your Hand"

Chansung has been cast in JYP Pictures and Chinese Eastern Entertainment co-producing movie “I Wanna Hold Your Hand”.

He will play the role of Jio who is the youngest member of an idol group named Stars. He”s a genius in songwriting, but because of his unique four-dimentional personality and excessive self-pride, he always causes much troubles to the group. Chinese actori Wei Da Xun will play as the lead role.

Chansung has been building up his acting experiences through various drama and films such as KBS”s “Jungle Fish”, MBC”s “7th Grade Civil Servant”, KBS”s drama special “Your Noir”, MBC”s sitcom “High Kick” and even made his on-screen debut through “Red Carpet”, so many fans are excited over the news and anticipating for his new movie this time....

2PM"s Chansung to star in JYP Pictures" upcoming Korean-Chinese movie "I Wanna Hold Your Hand"

2PM"s Chansung to star in JYP Pictures" upcoming Korean-Chinese movie "I Wanna Hold Your Hand"

2PM”s Chansung will star in the upcoming Korean-Chinese movie “I Wanna Hold Your Hand“!

JYP Entertainment stated on July 31, “Chansung will make a special starring as Ji Oh in the JYP Pictures and China Oriental Performing Arts Group collaborative film “I Wanna Hold Your Hand”. [Chansung] has decided to show his support for labelmate actor Wei Da Xun who will play the lead role.”


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Upcoming Korean-Chinese-Taiwanese omnibus movie "Three Charmed Lives"

Upcoming Korean-Chinese-Taiwanese omnibus movie "Three Charmed Lives"

Added the upcoming Korean-Chinese-Taiwanese omnibus movie “Three Charmed Lives“”s page to HanCinema database

Three Charmed Lives” (2014)

Directed by Chang Chen, Francis Ng, Jeong Woo-seong

Three Charmed Lives” is co-production between South Korea, China and Taiwan
Synopsis
Chang Chen“s Inchworm pictures an unemployed character seeking emotional comfort in video games. In Jeong Woo-seong“s The Killer Behind, The Old Man, a hit man fights off an offer: a son wanting to knock off his own father. Francis Ng“s The Tangerine tells story of a fugitive”s chance meeting with the kindness of a stranger. East Asia”s most celebrated actors directing three films about three desperate men....

[Video] Uncut trailer released for the Korean movie "The Youth"

[Video] Uncut trailer released for the Korean movie "The Youth"

Uncut trailer released for the upcoming Korean movie “The Youth”

“The Youth” (2014)Directed by Ju Seong-su, Jung Won-Sik, Kim Ji-mook, Kim Jin-moo, Park Ga-heeWith Lee Dong-hae, Nam Seong-joon, Woorin, Park Chan-woo, Goo Won, JiHyun,…SynopsisAn omnibus film consist of 5 shorts: Go Out, The Rumor, Wonderwall , Enemies All Around and Play Girl . Young filmmakers captured youthfulness in attractive episodes to show how they react to the world of violence and insensitivity.Release date in Korea : 2014/11/13 ...

Added first still and release date for the Korean movie "Five Eagle Brothers"

Added first still and release date for the Korean movie "Five Eagle Brothers"

Added first still and release date for the upcoming Korean movie “Five Eagle Brothers” (2014)Directed by Jeon Hyeong-joonWith Yoon Sang-hyeon, Song Sae-byeok, Lee Ah-i, Hwang Chan-seong, Kim Ji-min, Lee Gwang-soo,…Formerly known as “Brothers From Duksoori”SynopsisA human comedy about five brothers known for their disagreements, in a village called Duksoori.Release date in Korea : 2014/12/04

Korean movie opening today 2014/10/29 in Korea

Korean movie opening today 2014/10/29 in Korea

Korean movie opening today 2014/10/29 in Korea: “The Woman Upstairs”

“The Woman Upstairs” (2014)Directed by Lee Chan-wookWith Yuri Seo, Park Won-bin, Kim Yoon-jeon,…SynopsisThere”s something inside this woman. She can be heard every night!Unemployed Do-hwan (Park Won-bin) who lives off stock investments is suffering from a riddling noise ever since In-kyeong (Yuri Seo) moved in upstairs. He can”t work or sleep and gets misunderstood by In-kyeong as a perverted psycho but he falls for her more and more. Hwa-jin, who has a crush on Do-hwan, finds out that In-kyeong is a medium and spreads the word. Do-hwan decides to help In-kyeong who is about to get kicked out. The two of them are drawn to each other and start an investment guide towards the apartment residents. However, when In-kyeong fails to make anymore predictions they are once again faced with a wall… ...

[Video] Trailers released for the Korean movie "Daughter"

[Video] Trailers released for the Korean movie "Daughter"

Trailers released for the upcoming Korean movie “Daughter”

“Daughter” (2014)Directed by Koo Hye-seonWith Shim Hye-jin, Koo Hye-seon, Hyeon Seung-min, Lee Hae-woo, Yoon Da-kyeong, Yang Hyeon-mo,…SynopsisA mother is seriously obsessed with her daughter. The mother forces her daughter to live a ascetic life and keeps a close watch to ensure she doesn”t stray. Years later, now fully grown up, the daughter learns that her mother is stricken with cancer and visits the hospital. The mother, however, has not changed at all, even while awaiting her imminent death. The daughter visits her former piano teacher, who consoled her when she was young. Since she was not on good terms with her own father, the teacher understands the daughter”s position and tries to support her former student. This teacher now lives alone at her old house after all these years. When the teacher tells the daughter that she took care of her father with Alzheimer”s until he died, the daughter begins to wonder if she, now pregnant, will ever be able to be free from the painful memories involving her mother.Release date in Korea : 2014/11/06 ...

[Video] Added new trailer, poster and stills for the Korean movie "Set Me Free"

[Video] Added new trailer, poster and stills for the Korean movie "Set Me Free"

Added new images and videos for the upcoming Korean movie “Set Me Free”

“Set Me Free” (2014)Directed by Kim Tae-yong-IWith Choi Woo-sik, Kim Su-hyeon, Jang Yoo-sang, Kang Sin-cheol, Sin Jae-ha, Park Joo-hee-I,…Synopsis”Well, someone”s living with a lot of pain…” The seventeen year old “Yeong-jae” was safely sent away to the group home “Isaac”s house”. She”s old enough to leave now, but doesn”t want to go back home to her irresponsible father.On bended knee, she tells everyone at the reform banquest how much she”d like to get married and lead a model life, but she can”t count on other people, gradually betrayed one by one by her friends. “Yeong-jae”s father seeks her out and she provides some entertainment for the unwanted guest.”Yeong-jae” is outraged to discover that he”s trying to abandon her younger sibling and explodes in revenge…”…kill the unworthy father, into the embrace of the unknown mother, please hold me”.Release date in Korea : 2014/11/13 ...