This star studded period drama pits politics against divination. Ji Jin Hee stars as Yi Seong Gye, the first king of the Joseon Dynasty, whose rise to power relies heavily upon mystical seer and expert of Feng Shui Ji Sang (Ji Sung). Beyond Seong Gye’s political strife, Ji Sang must face a battle of his […]
From the writer of the epic historical Queen Seondeok comes another grandiose historical about one of the greatest kings of Korea, King Sejong. Beloved and wise, King Sejong was a man of science and technological advancement than he was of war. His scientific achievements led to the betterment of his subjects’ lives, and increased his […]
The Slave Hunters is a 2010 South Korean action historical drama set in the Joseon Dynasty about a slave hunter (played by Jang Hyuk) who is tracking down a general-turned-runaway slave as well as searching for the woman he loves. It’s funny sometimes. It’s got some great fight scenes. In Korean with English subtitles. More […]
he Lost World is a 1925 silent film adaptation of Arthur Conan Doyle’s 1912 book of the same name. The movie stars Wallace Beery as Professor Challenger. This version was directed by Harry O. Hoyt and featured pioneering stop motion special effects by Willis O’Brien.