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Unstoppable

Unstoppable

Unstoppable
IMDb: N/A
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SHINee’s Kim Jong Hyun wrote, composed, and arranged songs and albums — a rarity in a company who is known for limiting its artists’ creative control over Twisted Pair the…

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Genre: Action, Crime
Hotel by the River

Hotel by the River

Hotel by the River
IMDb: N/A
96 min

SEOUL, July 12 (Yonhap) – The latest film by South Korean filmmaker Hong Sang-soo, “Hotel by the River,” will compete at the Locarno International Film Notti Magiche Festival in Switzerland,…

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Genre: Drama
Dark Figure of Crime

Dark Figure of Crime

Dark Figure of Crime
IMDb: 8.2
110 min

After a week’s worth of media coverage, much of its spurred on by Vertical Entertainment and MoviePass’ seemingly desperate attempts to garner attention for its Reprisal otherwise under-the-radar mob biopic,…

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Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
The Spy Gone North

The Spy Gone North

The Spy Gone North
IMDb: 6.8
137 min

This, however, is not a snapshot of that much-documented moment when Kim Jong-un and Moon Jae-in met over the military demarcation line at Panmunjom last month. Bridge of Spies Instead,…

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Genre: Drama, Thriller
The Great Battle

The Great Battle

The Great Battle
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Going all the way back to the Goguryeo Dynasty, siege action epic The Great Battle chronicles the historic standoff of a small Korean Benched garrison against the might of the…

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Genre: Action, History
Deja Vu

Deja Vu

Deja Vu
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The physical movie rental industry has seen brighter days. But Redbox — which specializes in rental kiosks for DVDs, Blu-Rays and video games — is still spinning. The company just…

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Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Stand by Me

Stand by Me

Stand by Me
IMDb: 6.9
91 min

Four small-town 12-year-old pals (River Phoenix, Wil Wheaton, Corey Feldman and Jerry O’Connell) go in search of a dead body. Set in 1959 and based on a Stephen King story,…

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Genre: Drama, Family
Drug King

Drug King

Drug King
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The photo shows Song sitting in what appears to be his office, which has lavish decorations and guns hanging on the wall. The shot is somewhat reminiscent of an iconic…

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Genre: Crime, Thriller
Champion

Champion

Champion
IMDb: 6.4
108 min

Ma Dong-seok, the towering man mountain best known for his supporting turn in zombie thriller Train to Busan , is given a rare opportunity to flex his acting muscles –…

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Genre: Drama
Love+Sling

Love+Sling

Love+Sling
IMDb: N/A
110 min

Sung-woong devotes his life to become a national-level wrestler even though wrestling doesn’t interest him one bit. But his father, Gui-bo sacrifices everything for his son’s “dream.” One day, Sung-woong’s…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Human, Space, Time and Human

Human, Space, Time and Human

Human, Space, Time and Human
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Even a stopped clock shows the right time occasionally, and even the most off-putting films can hit on the odd line that syncs up with one’s experience while suffering quietly…

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Genre: Drama
Golden Slumber

Golden Slumber

Golden Slumber
IMDb: 5.8
108 min

The industrious, model-citizen life of Seoul courier Gun-woo (Gang Dong-won), who once even saved a K-pop star’s life, is upended when he witnesses the assassination of a presidential candidate in…

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Genre: Action, Thriller
Sunset in My Hometown

Sunset in My Hometown

Sunset in My Hometown
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Rising star Park Jung-min is often described as a talented actor whose strengths on-screen are enhanced by his hardworking spirit. Park, 31, first caught the attention of audiences in his…

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Genre: Drama
The Princess and the Matchmaker

The Princess and the Matchmaker

The Princess and the Matchmaker
IMDb: 6.2
110 min

A drought has blighted Korea in 1753 and it appears the only way to bring on the rain is if the King (Kim Sang-kyung) marries off his daughter Princess Songhwa…

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Genre: Comedy, Romance
Herstory

Herstory

Herstory
IMDb: N/A
121 min

Inspired by the ‘Gwanbu Trial’ during the 1990s, HERSTORY (허스토리) follows the struggles of a group of Korean ‘comfort women’ who attempted to attain visibility and an admission of responsibility…

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Genre: Drama
The Vanished

The Vanished

The Vanished
IMDb: 6.7
101 min

What begins as a mystery involving a missing body and a tormented detective devolves into a boring procedural that by its conclusion thinks it’s the smartest movie in the room,…

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Genre: Thriller
Detective K: Secret of the Living Dead

Detective K: Secret of the Living Dead

Detective K: Secret of the Living Dead
IMDb: 5.7
120 min

It’s a bit of a stretch to compare director Kim Sok-yun‘s “Detective K” series to Marvel’s “Iron Man” franchise. In both cases, the first movie was a pleasant surprise, the…

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Genre: Comedy
The Witch: Part 1. The Subversion

The Witch: Part 1. The Subversion

The Witch: Part 1. The Subversion
IMDb: 7.2
125 min

Don’t let the blatant sequel bait-y title deceive you, this is a perfectly fine standalone film with no clear sequel in sight. This is not half a film, half a…

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Genre: Action, Mystery
The Accidental Detective 2: In Action

The Accidental Detective 2: In Action

The Accidental Detective 2: In Action
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A sequel to a 2015 Korean hit, The Accidental Detective 2: In Action reunites stars Kwon Sang-woo and Sung Dong-il in an easy-to-take comedy. The mystery may be obvious and…

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Genre: Comedy, Crime
Along With the Gods: The Last 49 Days

Along With the Gods: The Last 49 Days

Along With the Gods: The Last 49 Days
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The upcoming sequel will continue the story of the three grim reapers from the first film (played by Ha Jung Woo, Joo Ji Hoon, and Kim Hyang Gi) as they…

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Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy
Little Forest

Little Forest

Little Forest
IMDb: 7.1
103 min

In Korean cinema, when characters retreat to the countryside things generally don’t work out too well for them, but in Yim Soon-rye’s new drama Little Forest, a young woman regains…

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Genre: Drama
Gonjiam: Haunted Asylum

Gonjiam: Haunted Asylum

Gonjiam: Haunted Asylum
IMDb: 6.2
95 min

The history of Korean horror was rewritten this year by the most unlikely of contenders, as a low-budget found footage chiller became one of the top-selling K-horrors of all time….

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Genre: Horror, Mystery
Believer

Believer

Believer
IMDb: 5.4
123 min

Utah’s favorite summer movie nights are back! Sundance’s Summer Film Festival travels all over Utah showing six different films. Don Argott, the director of the film Believer, and LaraLee Ownby,…

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Genre: Action, Crime
Be with You

Be with You

Be with You
IMDb: 7.5
132 min

A remake of the 2004 Japanese film of the same name, the fantasy melodrama is extremely easy on the eyes, and while the story is nothing extraordinary, it is affecting…

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Genre: Romance
Psychokinesis

Psychokinesis

Psychokinesis
IMDb: 5.9
101 min

It used to be that you made a well-received small movie that did excellent business and sooner or later, a big studio would beckon you over. They’d offer you a…

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Burning

Burning

Burning
IMDb: 7.9
148 min

Peter Debruge of Variety called the film “beguiling” in his review and said, “The degree to which ‘Burning’ succeeds will depend largely on one’s capacity to identify with the unspoken…

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Genre: Drama, Mystery
The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature

The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature

The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature
IMDb: 5.3
91 min

When the evil mayor of Oakton decides to bulldoze Liberty Park and build a dangerous amusement park in its place, Surly Squirrel and his ragtag group of animal friends need…

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Secret in Their Eyes

Secret in Their Eyes

Secret in Their Eyes
IMDb: 6.3
111 min

A tight-knit team of FBI investigators, along with their District Attorney supervisor, is suddenly torn apart when they discover that one of their own teenage daughters has been brutally murdered.

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Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Stoker

Stoker

Stoker
IMDb: 6.8
99 min

After India’s father dies, her Uncle Charlie, who she never knew existed, comes to live with her and her unstable mother. She comes to suspect this mysterious, charming man has…

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Snowpiercer

Snowpiercer

Snowpiercer
IMDb: 7.0
126 min

In a future where a failed global-warming experiment kills off most life on the planet, a class system evolves aboard the Snowpiercer, a train that travels around the globe via…