Marvel to Make First Korean-American Superhero Movie

Korean-American female superhero Silk will have her own Marvel movie. The spin-off of “Spider-Man” series, Marvel’s new superhero movie will feature a Korean-American female character Cindy Moon, who...
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Actor Kim Rae-Won to Star in Kang Yoon-Sung Next Film ‘Long Live the King’

Top actor Kim Rae-won will star in director Kang Yoon-sung's next film. According to multiple reports on June 19, Kim Rae-won has accepted a main role in The...

Pride with Seoul: 10 Queer Films

In a previous post in out "Pride with Seoul" series, Kpoplove took a look at South Korea's premier film festival that provides a platform for LGBTIQ narratives....

Song Joong-Ki In Talks to Partner ‘A Werewolf Boy’ Director for New Film

Actor Song Joong-Ki and director Jo Sung-hee are in talks about joining forces for a new science fiction film. On June 18, different media news outlets reported that...

Pride with Seoul: Korea’s Queer Film Festival

The annual Korea Queer Film Festival (KQFF) in Seoul has a mission to increase the diversity of Korean films and promote the human rights and culture of...

INDIEFORUM Responds to Director Leesong Hee-il’s Sexual Abuse Allegations

INDIEFORUM has taken responsibility for the Leesong Hee-il's sexual abuse controversy and has decided to take appropriate follow-up measures. Soon after multiple news outlets published articles concerning the...

‘Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom’ Released in Korea Gets Involved in Editing Controversy

While dominating the South Korean box office, "Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom" runs into an editing controversy, where the movie cuts out 40 seconds from the original version...

American Horror Film ‘Hereditary’ Attracting Many Audiences in South Korea Box Office

American horror film Hereditary (dir. Ari Aster, 2018) is attracting a high number of audiences to Korean theaters. According to the data achieved by the Korean Film Council, Hereditary had a...

Director Leesong Hee-il Accused of Sexual Harassment

A male director has accused director Leesong Hee-il of sexual harassment on social media. Leesong is openly gay and credited for creating Korea's "first gay feature." On June 10,...

‘Along With the Gods 2’ Confirms Premiere Date

Movie 'Along With the Gods: The Last 49 Days' will premiere on August 1! On June 5, the movie announced its premiere date and released the official teaser...