Rough Cut

Rough Cut Korean Movie Review 2008

A dark, strange and pretty entertaining movie, Rough Cut has everything in it. I still haven’t decided if it’s because of the plot, or because the leading characters are two of my favorite actors. Kang Ji Hwan plays a troublemaking actor. He lives his life as if he was a gangster. For his next movie…

The Tower Korean Movie Review 2012

I tend to scape catastrophe movies, just because American ones made me loose faith in them. Of course there’s a parallel universe in Korean cinema, where we must fight our prejudices almost constantly. I’m glad that’s the case with The Tower, since there’s a whole new world to discover. The Tower is a movie that…

Traffickers Korean Movie Review 2012

Traffickers Korean Movie Review 2012

This is a movie that I had no idea of. Traffickers is a trip to a dark place. I’ve always been a fan of Daniel Choi’s performances. Lucky for us this time isn’t an exception. The movie has everything it needs to have and it will keep you intrigued till the end. A script that…

20th Century boys Japanese movies review

20th Century boys Japanese movies review

Maybe I should have read the manga first. So I completely understand what was going on from the beginning. On the other hand I think I did good to let me be surprised by it completely. I would like to review each movie by itself, but there’s a cohesion and a continuity that I think…

Big Match Korean movie review

Big Match Korean movie review

Whenever I see Shin Ha Kyun starting a new production I can’t wait to watch it. Even if it is a complete nutcase or a really sad story. There has not been a single time that this amazing actor hadn’t meet the expectations. Big match is the new movie that brings a great cast to…

14 blades Hong Kong movie review

14 blades Hong Kong movie review

I don’t have much to say about 14 blades. There are so many movies that look alike that this one doesn’t particularly stand out. The movie feels absolutely exaggerated, but overall it is really well done. The story mixes reality and fantasy, like many movies. I have to say that it is not even close…