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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'Heartbeat' On Korean DVD April 27, 2011
'Heartbeat' On Korean DVD

PRE.GM have announced the Korean DVD release of 'Heartbeat' (AKA 'Heart Is Beating') for the 3rd May, 2011. Directed by Yoon Jae Keun, the film is a heartwrenching thriller that centres around a widowed mother trying to save her ill daughter and a wayward son fighting to save his comatose mother.

Trailer For 'Elephant White' April 21, 2011
Trailer For 'Elephant White'

The trailer has been released for 'Elephant White', the English-language debut from Thai director Prachya Pinkaew ('Ong Bak'). The film stars Djimon Hounsou as a mercenary who teams up with a weapons dealer, played by Kevin Bacon, to bring down a pair of ruthless gangs.

'Hello Ghost' On Korean DVD April 21, 2011
'Hello Ghost' On Korean DVD

KD Media have announced the Korean DVD release of 'Hello Ghost' for the 26th April, 2011. Directed by Kim Young Tak, the film stars Cha Tae-hyun ('My Sassy Girl') as a depressed man who rediscovers his will to live by helping the dead - and the dead happen to be pretty darn annoying.

Teaser Trailer For 'Kochikame The Movie' April 21, 2011
Teaser Trailer For 'Kochikame The Movie'

The teaser trailer has been released for 'Kochikame The Movie: Save The Kachidoki Bridge!', a continuation of the 2009 TBS drama which was based on Osamu Akimoto’s manga series. The film stars Shingo Katori of SMAP as a police officer who gets involved in various misadventures.

'What Women Want' On HK DVD And Blu-Ray April 21, 2011
'What Women Want' On HK DVD And Blu-Ray

The  Chinese remake of 'What Women Want', starring Andy Lau and Gong Li, is now available to own on HK DVD and Blu-ray. Relocating the story from Chicago to Beijing, the film centres around a rich chauvinistic executive who suddenly develops the ability to hear women's thoughts.

Trailer For 'The Apprehenders' April 20, 2011
Trailer For 'The Apprehenders'

The trailer has been released for 'The Apprehenders', a new Korean action comedy directed by Lim Chan-ik. The film stars Park Joong-hoon and Lee Seon-gyoon as a pair of rival police officers who compete to win the coveted title of "the apprehender" by making the most arrests.

'Triumph In The Skies' Soars Onto The Big Screen April 20, 2011
'Triumph In The Skies' Soars Onto The Big Screen

Shaw Brothers/Television Broadcast have announced that they are bringing the 2003 aviation series 'Triumph In The Skies' to the big screen. Set to have a $5 million budget, the film will shoot at various locations around the world and is being produced by Tommy Leung ('Turning Point').

Heart Japan Hits London April 20, 2011
Heart Japan Hits London

Short notice I know, but if you're able to get to London (UK) tonight you may want to check out Heart Japan, a party organised to support the Japanese Earthquake Relief Fund. The event includes J-Pop / J-Rock DJs, live bands, manga portraits, a Cosplay Photo Booth, and a maids performance.

Winners At The 30th Hong Kong Film Awards April 19, 2011
Winners At The 30th Hong Kong Film Awards

On Sunday, the winners were announced for the 30th Annual Hong Kong Film Awards (HKFA). The biggest winner on the night was director Tsui Hark's 'Detective Dee' which took home a total of six awards, while the 2010 kung fu comedy 'Gallants' came a close second with four.

Teaser Trailer For Second 'Prince Of Tennis' Movie April 19, 2011
Teaser Trailer For Second 'Prince Of Tennis' Movie

The teaser trailer has been released for 'The Prince Of Tennis: Eikoku-shiki Teikyu-jo Kessen!', the second feature length outing for the popular anime show. The film finds players from the Seigaku, Hyotei, Rikkai, and Shitenhoji schools making their way to Wimbledon to compete in a junior tennis tournament.

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