Officer Of The Year

Officer Of The Year
A satirical swipe on glitzy Korea as well as serious food for thought

Tokyo Zombie

Tokyo Zombie
More hit than miss and a welcome addition to the zombie comedy genre

A Class To Remember

A Class To Remember
A portrait of quiet hope and self-worth painted with delicate strokes
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'Battlefield Heroes' On Korean DVD May 12, 2011
'Battlefield Heroes' On Korean DVD

Candle Media have announced the Korean DVD release of 'Battlefield Heroes' (AKA 'Pyongyang Castle') for the 25th May, 2011. Directed by Lee Jun-Ik, the film is a sequel to the 2003 period blockbuster 'Once Upon A Time In A Battlefield' that is set 8 years later as the Silla-Tang Dynasty union attacks Goguryeo.

Teaser Trailer For 'Sector 7' May 12, 2011
Teaser Trailer For 'Sector 7'

The teaser trailer has been released for 'Sector 7', a new Korean creature feature helmed by Kim Ji-Hun ('May 18th'). The film revolves around a group of people on an oil rig who are attacked by a mysterious sea creature. The cast includes Ha Ji-won, Ahn Seong-gi, Oh Ji-ho, Lee Han-wi and Park Cheol-min.

'The Shonen Merikensack' On Korean DVD May 12, 2011
'The Shonen Merikensack' On Korean DVD

PRE.GM have announced the Korean DVD release of 'The Shonen Merikensack' (AKA 'Brass Knuckle Boys') for the 19th May, 2011. Written and directed by Kudo Kankuro ('Yaji & Kita: The Midnight Pilgrims'), the film is a ragtag rock 'n' roll comedy that tells the story of an aging punk band who stage a mighty comeback.

Teaser Trailer For 'Wu Xia' May 11, 2011
Teaser Trailer For 'Wu Xia'

The teaser trailer has been released for 'Wu Xia', a reinterpretation of the classic Hong Kong martial arts flick 'One-Armed Swordsman'. Directed by Peter Chan, the film stars Donnie Yen as a retired killer who is is being hunted down by a dedicated detective, played by Takeshi Kaneshiro.

'Wind Blast' On HK DVD And Blu-Ray May 11, 2011
'Wind Blast' On HK DVD And Blu-Ray

Gao Qunshu's trailblazing contemporary western 'Wind Blast' is now available to own on HK DVD and Blu-Ray. Boasting hardcore action scenes of car chases and gunfights, the film revolves around four cops, two killers, and two fugitives whose destinies collide in the desolate sands of western China.

Two Posters For Jet Li's 'White Snake' May 11, 2011
Two Posters For Jet Li's 'White Snake'

Two concept posters have been released for 'The Sorcerer And The White Snake' (AKA 'It's Love'), Ching Siu Tung's live-action adaptation of the classic Chinese folktale. The film stars Jet Li as a monk who intervenes in the relationship between a young scholar and a white snake in human form.

Trailer For 'Bunny Drop' May 10, 2011
Trailer For 'Bunny Drop'

The trailer has been released for 'Bunny Drop' (AKA 'Usagi Drop'), a live-action adaptation of a manga serial by Yumi Unita. Directed by Sabu, the film focuses on a single office worker who begins raising a young girl after discovering that she’s the illegitimate child of his recently deceased grandfather.

'Young Bruce Lee' On UK DVD And Blu-Ray May 10, 2011
'Young Bruce Lee' On UK DVD And Blu-Ray

Cine Asia have announced the UK DVD and Blu-Ray releases of 'Young Bruce Lee' (AKA 'Bruce Lee, My Brother') for the 30th May, 2011. The film is a breathtaking and evocative homage to the man who, uniquely, brought the power and majesty of Chinese Kung Fu to millions around the world.

'Tiger Mask' Goes Pro For Live-Action Trilogy May 10, 2011
'Tiger Mask' Goes Pro For Live-Action Trilogy

Ikki Kajiwara's wrestler hero manga 'Tiger Mask' is set to be turned into a trilogy of live-action Japanese movies. The script for the films is currently nearing completion and Hisao Maki, the younger brother of the late manga creator, will serve as producer. Casting is expected to get underway later this month.

Trailer For 'The Informers' May 08, 2011
Trailer For 'The Informers'

The trailer has been released for 'The Informers' (AKA 'Moby Dick'), a new Korean action mystery directed by Park In-je. The film stars Hwang Jeong-min, Jin Goo, Kim Min-hee and Kim Sang-ho as a group of reporters who attempt to uncover the truth about a mysterious incident and the people behind it.

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