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Unknown Pleasures / Xiao Wu (2002)

Director: Jia Zhang-ke
Starring: Zhao Tao, Zhou Qing Feng, Zhao Wei Wei, Wu Qiong, Wang Hong Wei

Two films from acclaimed director Jia Zhang-Ke take a look at contemporary China, its inequalities, direction and disaffected urban youth. 'Unknown Pl... Read more

Untold Scandal (2003)

Director: Je-yong Lee
Starring: Mi-suk Lee, Do-yeon Jeon, Yong-jun Bae, Hyeon-jae Jo, So-yeon Lee

An excellent Korean adaptation of the French novel, Les Liaisons Dangereuses, set amidst the aristocracy of the 18th century Chosun Dynasty. Lady Cho... Read more

Volcano High (2001)

Director: Tae-gyun Kim
Starring: Hyuk Jang, Min-a Shin, Su-ro Kim

Kyeong-su is a seemingly hopeless case, transferred to Volcano High - a school for only the most supernaturally gifted martial arts students. When riv... Read more

War of the Arrows (2011)

Director: Kim Han-min
Starring: Park Hae-il, Ryu Seung-ryong

Revenge, redemption and a story of family combines with heart-pounding action to make "War of the Arrows" the highest-grossing epic in Korean cinema.... Read more

Why Has Bodhi-Dharma Left For The East? (1989)

Director: Yong-Kyun Bae

Acclaimed by critics and audiences throughout the world, "Why Has Bodhi-Dharma Left For The East?" is simply one of the most ravishing films ever made... Read more

Woochi: Goblin Wizard (2009)

Director: Dong-Hoon Choi
Starring: Dong-won Kang

Aka "Jeon Woochi: The Taoist Wizard". Begins in the Chosun Dynasty in 1509 and involves a trio of Taoist wizards, a magician named Jeon Woo-chi (Dong-... Read more