Snowpiercer

Snowpiercer
Bong Joon-Ho makes a very confident and thrilling English language debut

Nobody's Daughter Hae-Won

Nobody's Daughter Hae-Won
Hang Sang-Soo blends together a minor story with unremarkable characters

Re-cycle

Re-cycle
Probably a film best viewed several times to fully appreciate and digest
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Trailer For 'Coming Back' July 14, 2011
Trailer For 'Coming Back'

The trailer has been released for 'Coming Back', a new Chinese drama helmed by freshman director Li Yuan. The film stars Simon Yam as a painter who restores art to increase its value. He’s also a father of an estranged daughter struggling with two personalities, one dark and one light.

'Little Black Dress' On Korean DVD July 14, 2011
'Little Black Dress' On Korean DVD

CJ Entertainment have announced the Korean DVD release of 'Little Black Dress' for the 20th July, 2011. Based on a novel by Kim Min Seo and directed by Heo In Moo ('Herb'), the film revolves around the dreams, failures, and friendship of four 24-year-old women still looking for a direction in life.

Spike Lee Will Direct 'Oldboy' Remake July 14, 2011
Spike Lee Will Direct 'Oldboy' Remake

Mandate Pictures have announced that Spike Lee will direct a Hollywood remake of the cult 2003 South Korean film 'Oldboy'. Mark Protosevich ('I Am Legend') will adapt the screenplay, as well as co-produce alongside Roy Lee and Doug Davison. Mandate president Nathan Kahane will executive produce.

An Interview With Andy Lau July 09, 2011
An Interview With Andy Lau

As if you really needed to be told, Andy Lau is an actor, singer and producer who has been active in the entertainment industry for over 30 years. Whilst he was out promoting the UK DVD and Blu-Ray releases of 'Detective Dee & the Mystery Of The Phatom Flame', we caught up with Andy to quiz him on his career.

Trailer For 'Sector 7' July 07, 2011
Trailer For 'Sector 7'

A longer trailer has been released for 'Sector 7', the new Korean creature feature helmed by Kim Ji-Hun ('May 18th'). The film revolves around a group of oil rig workers 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.

'Assassin Rising' On UK DVD July 07, 2011
'Assassin Rising' On UK DVD

The Thai action-fantasy flick 'Assassin Rising' (AKA 'Siyama: Village Of Warriors') is now available to own on UK DVD, courtesy of Epic Asia. The film tells the story of three Thai youths who are transported back in time to ancient Ayutthaya, where they find themselves in the midst of a vicious civil war.

Trailer For 'Assassination Games' July 07, 2011
Trailer For 'Assassination Games'

The trailer has been released for 'Assassination Games' (AKA 'Weapon'), a new American action movie starring Jean Claude Van Damme and Scott Adkins. The film sees the high-kicking duo playing a pair of contract killers who forge an unlikely alliance to take down the head of a drug cartel.

'Sex & Zen: Extreme Ecstasy' On HK DVD And Blu-Ray July 06, 2011
'Sex & Zen: Extreme Ecstasy' On HK DVD And Blu-Ray

Panorama have announced the HK DVD and Blu-Ray releases of 'Sex & Zen: Extreme Ecstasy' for the 15th July, 2011. Billed as "the world's first 3D erotic film", the Category-III production is essentially a remake of the 1991 big-screen adaptation of the classical Chinese erotica 'The Carnal Prayer Mat'.

Full Trailer For 'Wu Xia' July 06, 2011
Full Trailer For 'Wu Xia'

The full trailer has been released for 'Wu Xia', a new 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.

'Just Call Me Nobody' On HK DVD And Blu-Ray July 06, 2011
'Just Call Me Nobody' On HK DVD And Blu-Ray

Panorama have announced the HK DVD and Blu-Ray releases of 'Just Call Me Nobody' for the 8th July, 2011. Directed by Chu Yen Ping ('Kung Fu Dunk'), the film is a costume comedy that stars Xiao Shen Yang as a lowly shoemaker who dreams of becoming a comicbook style kung fu hero.

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