- The Spy Gone North (2018) ☆☆1/2(2.5/4): The Spy Who Came into North Korea
- Jupiter’s Moon (2017) ☆☆1/2(2.5/4): A boy who can levitate
- The Night Is Short, Walk On Girl (2017) ☆☆☆(3/4): One phantasmagoric night
- Thelma (2017) ☆☆☆(3/4): Her power awakens
- Our Kind of Traitor (2016) ☆☆1/2(2.5/4): A middling adaptation of John le Carré novel
- Maborosi (1995) ☆☆☆1/2(3.5/4): The remarkable debut work from Hirokazu Kore-eda
- Disobedience (2017) ☆☆☆(3/4): A somber drama of love and faith
- Shoplifters (2018) ☆☆☆1/2 (3.5/4): As they live as a family
- Mission: Impossible – Fallout (2018) ☆☆☆(3/4): Cruise in another impossible mission
- Illang: The Wolf Brigade (2018) ☆☆(2/4): Heavy is the body that wears the armour
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Now here are 12 South Korean films of this year.
And here are the other 5 movies in my list – with other films good enough to be mentioned.
2017 has been another terribly eventful year for many of us. As I and many others worried from the beginning, Donald Trump and his corrupt cronies have tarnished and demolished what makes the American society great, and those frequent news … Continue reading
To be frank with you, Naomi Kawase’s works have been an acquired taste to me. Although I admired the serene atmosphere of “The Mourning Forest” (2007), I felt impatient at times during my viewing, and I doubt whether I will … Continue reading
You cannot possibly expect anything normal from Sion Sono, who is surely one of the most interesting filmmakers working in Japan at present. “Cold Fish” (2010) was a bleak, disturbing psychological thriller about an ordinary family man gradually influenced by … Continue reading
Now here is my list of 10 South Korean films of this year.