Home » Archives by category » All » News » Film (Page 2)

Bong Joon-ho’s ‘Parasite’ depicts a microcosm of Korean society

Bong Joon-ho’s ‘Parasite’ depicts a microcosm of Korean society

Bong Joon-ho’s “Parasite” tells a tragicomic story of two families, one rich and one poor, who become entangled in a string of mishaps. But there is more to this film than that. “Parasite” hooks its audience with laughs early on, then segues to fine-tuned suspense, mystery and horror. The gears change so quickly and so […]

Bong Joon-ho’s ‘Parasite’ wins Palme d’Or at Cannes

Bong Joon-ho’s ‘Parasite’ wins Palme d’Or at Cannes

South Korean director Bong Joon-ho grabbed the highest honor at the 72nd Cannes Film Festival on Saturday for his black comedy movie “Parasite.” Bong became the first South Korean director to win the Palme d’Or at Cannes. Before him, Park Chan-wook was awarded the Grand Prix, the second-highest prize at the festival, for his thriller […]

Comic Con Seoul 2018 to display pop culture trends

Comic Con Seoul 2018 to display pop culture trends

Comic Con Seoul 2018, a global pop culture convention, will open on Friday at COEX in southern Seoul and continue throughout the weekend. The event offers a chance for geeks in Korea to check out the latest trends in comics, movies, dramas, animation, games and toys. The event, taking place in Korea for the second […]

Magazine N, March 2017

Magazine N, March 2017

“New Asia, New Dynamics” motto of the Magazine N

“New Asia, New Dynamics” motto of the Magazine N

This year, The AsiaN’s Magazine N embarks on the New Year with the phrase, “New Asia, New Dynamics” and truly, it is the start of a whole new platform upon which Magazine N aspires to convey the ideas of reporters and columnists around Asia. Not only has there been shifts in the format of the […]

China’s ban shifting hallyu to Southeast Asia

China’s ban shifting hallyu to Southeast Asia

Kim Jae-heun – The Korea Times China’s recent restrictions on K-pop and K-dramas are shifting the Korean wave, or hallyu, to Southeast Asia, officials said Thursday. China has cancelled a series of concerts and the airing of Korean TV dramas and shows after the Korean government decided to deploy a U.S. Terminal High Altitude Area […]

Magazine N, February 2017

Magazine N, February 2017

True Story of a Little Girl and a Soldier: Ayla

True Story of a Little Girl and a Soldier: Ayla

In 1950, Sergeant Suleyman was one of the thousands of Turkish soldiers who went to South Korea to fight the enemy. Suleyman and Ali, a fellow soldier from Iskenderun, had volunteered to help the people of South Korea and to fight in a war that was taking place in a remote country. American military officers […]

Bollywood and India

Bollywood and India

Bollywood is like an insignia of India. Whether they like them or not, everyone knows about Bollywood films – replete with melodrama, song, and dance. Facebook posts show strange Bollywood connections. A new Spanish bride dancing to a Bollywood song on a street. German girls doing a Bollywood number on stage. Today, young men and […]

Jackie Chan: ‘The days when no one listened to Chinese people have gone’

Jackie Chan: ‘The days when no one listened to Chinese people have gone’

On Nov. 12, Jackie Chan received an honorary Oscar from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in Los Angeles, becoming the first Chinese actor to win the award. The 62-year-old movie star shared his story in an interview with People’s Daily. When he was 22, Jackie Chan went to Hollywood with the hope […]

Page 2 of 41234

Widgetized Section

Go to Admin » appearance » Widgets » and move a widget into Advertise Widget Zone