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2020DIRECTORKIM Min-soo GENRECrime, Noir
CASTJUNG Woo, KIM Dae-myeong
A desperate detective duo lay their hands on big, risky money.
Two detectives in need; Myung-deuk looks after gang and takes bribes for his sick daughter; Dong-hyeok helps Myung-deuk to settle his gambling debts. One day they hear an information that Chinese gang is shipping a big amount of for themselves.
2020DIRECTORHONG Ji-young GENRERomantic Comedy
CASTKIM Kang-woo, YOO In-na, YOO Yeon-seok, LEE Yeon-hee, YOO Teo, CHOI Soo-young, LEE Dong-hwi, CHEN Du-ling
‘Lost-in-Love’ or ‘Be-in-Love’?
1 romantic week of 4 different couples over New Year’s Eve
2020DIRECTORKIM Tae-yong GENREDrama
CASTBAE Suzy, CHOI Woo-shik, JUNG Yu-mi, PARK Bo-gum, TANG Wei
In the near future, advanced technology allows people to conduct video calls with loved ones that they can’t meet any longer in reality.
2019DIRECTORHAN Dong-seok, LIM Seung-mi, KIM Jeong-ho GENREHorror Anthology
CASTKO Bo-kyul, LEE Ga-sub
As CENTRAL PARK FILMS' flagship horror anthology series, URBAN EVIL has been stepping stones for many rising stars and directors, one of whose commercial debut went on to become a Korean box office hit. In this third edition, our innermost guilt and desire take the forms of intruders - aliens in invasion, a delusional family and those who commit an irrevocable action. Featuring an
2019DIRECTORBEFF GENREDance, Comedy
CASTSHIM Hyun-seo, CHOI Min
Yuwol, who is dancing all the time, has been considered to be the main culprit behind the dance virus at his school. The teachers calling for order begin to trace him. All 50 actors in this spectacle musical film are professional dancers, and especially the main actor took the title role in "Billy Elliot the Musical" in Korea. A short film with 2.5 million views on YouTube.
2019DIRECTORKIM Jihee GENREQueer, Romance, Coming of age
CASTKWON Young-eun, CHUNG Su-bin
A teenage girl, Youngshin was forced to participate in a weight loss camp. After kissing her roommate, the boring camp life changes completely. A lovely short film illustrating the journey of two girls searching for love and self-esteem at the oppressive camp in a mountain.
2020DIRECTORLEE Seung-hwan, YOO Jae-wook GENREDrama, Music
CASTLEE Min-woo, JANG Yoo-sang
Songju, a troubled boy who lives in a multi-house home and loves hip-hop, forms a hip-hop duo called 'Limecrime' with his classmate Jooyeon, an exemplary student who lives in a fancy apartment. Dreaming of being on the stage, the two boys decide to go to the same high school to rap together, but different backgrounds begin to separate their paths.
2020DIRECTORPARK Bae-il GENREDocumentary
CASTPARK Sung-hee, CHOI Su-young
The lives and bodies of Sung-hee and Su-young have been sites of ceaseless exploitation. The Capital tried to render their works invisible, and erase their very existence. And Sasang embraces the two people and their lives... This documentary unfolds the lives of those who live in Sasang, the “Town on Sand,” which preserves the scars left by the claws of the Capital.
2020DIRECTORLEE Soo-jung GENREDocumentary
A worker who has been working in guitar factories for 30 years suddenly becomes a fired worker. In a struggle against injustice, Jaechun experiences a new life despite unfair and frustrating years. He speaks the lines of Shakespeare and Kafka on stages and plays cajón in the band. The middle-aged man who has only made guitars for his whole life is now called “Sister J” and becomes a person that makes people laugh.
2020DIRECTORKIM Ki-seong GENREDocumentary
Built in the 1980s, Jugong Apartment complex in Bongmyeong-dong is a first-generation apartment in Cheongju and is about to be demolished due to the redevelopment plan. The residents who had waited in the hope of thwarting the plan until the end, start moving out one by one, and the gardens and trees they have cultivated get cut off. And those who want to remember the place that will soon disappear begin to visit the apartments.
2020DIRECTORLEESONG Hee-il GENREDrama
CASTYOON Bak, WOO Jihyeon, PARK Mihyeon
Mother disappeared. Son faces the truth that was hidden for thirty years. In 1983, a twisted love story among a woman, a revolutionary, and a fraktsiya unfolds.
Decision to Leave (W.T.)2021DIRECTORPARK Chan-wook GENRERomance, Crime
CASTTANG Wei, PARK Hae-il
Starring Tang Wei and Park Hae-il, <Decision to Leave> follows the story of detective ‘Hae-jun’ who, while investigating a mysterious death in the mountains, meets the victim’s widow ‘Seo-rae’ and develops mixed feelings of suspicion and interest towards her. The film marks the celebrated director’s return to Korean cinema following the BAFTA-winning feature <The Handmaiden>(2016).
Press Play2020DIRECTORGreg BJÖRKMAN GENRERomance, Music, Fantasy
CASTClara RUGAARD, Lewis PULLMAN, Danny GLOVER
Laura and Harrison instantly fall in love with mysteriously intriguing Déjà vu as they share their interests in music. When an unexpected accident leads to Harrison’s death, Laura is devastated. Four years later, however, she is given seven unbelievable chances to travel back in time and change the course of Harrison’s fate through the mixtape they made together. As her opportunities quickly run out with each track on the mixtape, Laura struggles between fate and reality.
The Boys (W.T.)2021DIRECTORCHUNG Jiyoung GENREDrama, Crime
CASTSUL Kyunggu, YU Junsang, JIN Kyung
1999, an old woman is murdered in her grocery shop by unknown assailants. The assigned detective soon arrests three teenage boys residing nearby and the case is seemingly closed. Detective HWANG, however, receives a tip that the boys are innocent- the true perpetrator is elsewhere. HWANG struggles to solve the case but is shunned off from the force instead. 15 years later, HWANG finds himself confronted by the three boys for his help in the retrial of their case.
Hide and Seek2020DIRECTORJoel David MOORE GENREThriller
CASTJonathan Rhys MEYERS, Jacinda BARRETT, Joe PANTOLIANO,
Sue Jean KIM
Noah Blackwell is a member of the New York City financial elite, leading a luxurious life in Manhattan with his beautiful wife and two children. Soon after the death of his father, Noah discovers that Jacob, his missing brother, has resurfaced on the other side of town. As he follows a lead to find Jacob, Noah dives headlong into a twisted underworld of squatters and vagrants that threatens to tear apart his family as he struggles to maintain his sanity.
Cracked2021DIRECTORSurapong PLOENSANG GENREHorror
CASTNichkhun Buck HORVEJKUL, Chayanit CHANSANGAVEJ
When her famous artist father Pakorn passes, Ruja returns home to Thailand with her daughter Rachel to take care of his legacy. Pakorn’s longtime friend and an art dealer Vichai advises Ruja to sell ‘Portrait of Beauty’ series, which is appraised at high value and sends his son Tim to fix minor cracks. As her stay in the house gets longer, Ruja and Rachel are terrorized by dark presence in the mansion and must face sinister truths behind the paintings.
2020DIRECTORPARK Hoon-jung GENRECrime
CASTEOM Tae-goo, JEON Yeo-been
Tae-gu, the ace of criminal gang led by Mr. Yang, tries to clean up his life for his sick sister and nephew. Then one day, his sister and nephew were killed in an accident by someone who aimed for Tae-gu. Tae-gu decides to take revenge in shock. In the end, he removes the boss of another gang, and runs away to Jeju Island. Without knowing that his gang has already abandoned him, he meets Kuto and his niece, Jae-yeon who look after Tae-gu. Jae-yeon is dying from an illness, while Tae-gu intuitively feels the danger coming close. Things are getting tangled up, and Jae-yeon and Tae-gu who have no desire to live, start to feel pity for each other.
2020DIRECTORYEON Sangho GENREDisaster, Zombie
CASTGANG Dongwon, LEE Junghyun
Jung-seok barely managed to escape from the unprecedented disaster in Korea 4 years ago and lives in exile in Hong Kong by himself. He is given a lucrative chance to return to Korea to retrieve large bags of cash left abandoned in the streets of Seoul.
His mission is infiltrated ruined city of Seoul and secure the target truck before the sunrise, then return to Hong Kong unscathed. But he and his team are ambushed by a militia known as Unit 631 and vicious zombie hordes. During his desperate struggle to survive, Jung-seok experiences a moment of deus ex machina as survivor Min-jung and her family save him from brink of death. Together, they formulate one last plan to escape the peninsula for good. The prodigal son, the survivor and the deranged, their bloody battle begins!
2020DIRECTORHONG Eui-jeong GENRECrime, Drama
CASTYOO Ah-in, YOU Chea-myung
Tae-in, who lost his voice, and Chang-bok make their livings cleaning up crime scenes. One day, they are left to take care of a kidnapped girl named Cho-hee, who was raised to be a kindhearted sister, obligated to take care of her brother in a male-oriented family.
In fact, she was abducted instead of her brother, but because it has always been obvious to stand in for her brother, she manages to keep calm and swiftly read the situation she is placed in. Even when she sees Tae-in cleaning up brutal crime scenes, she keeps her calmness, acting the “good girl” inside her, even taking care of Tae-in’s little sister. Tae-in starts to open himself up to Cho-hee, while Chang-bok, who was supposed come back with Cho-hee’s ransom, becomes out of contact. Now Tae-in has to go through the situation all alone.
THE CURSED LESSON (WT)2020DIRECTORLEE Soo-sung GENREHorror
CASTLEE Chae-young, JO Jung-min, CHOI Cheol-ho
Online fashion model Hyo-jung faces imminent threat of being unemployed because of the younger and more fashionable generation coming after her.
While replying on surgical procedures and treatments, Hyo-jung hears about a mysterious yoga class that helps make perfect body shape from her old high school classmate, Ga-young. Hyo-jung eventually attends the yoga class with three classmates: Mi-yeon, a boxer who failed to keep her body fit, Ji-won, who has unstable mental condition, and Ye-na, a movie star who is morbidly obsessed with her appearance. Meanwhile, police start to investigate the enigma behind this yoga class after finding out that a murder in the neighborhood was committed by a woman named Bo-ra, a former yoga class student…
THE LABYRINTH2020DIRECTORSONG Hyun-joo GENREHorror
CASTChan-hee, PARK You-na
Hee-min recently moved to a new school, and on his first day, he falls in love at first sight with a girl named So-young. Hee-min happens to find So-young’s diary, and he decides to return the diary to her with Valentine’s day candy. In order to do so, on the eve of Valentine’s day, Hee-min sneaks into the school afterhours, but eventually realizes that strange things are happening. Meanwhile, So-young, who came back to the school looking for her lost diary, and a few other friends also get locked up. Running away from the bedeviled souls, they try to find their way out of the haunted school. Will they be able to survive the night?
HOSTAGE: Missing Celebrity2020DIRECTORPIL Gam-sung GENREThriller
After a VIP movie premiere, Korean top movie star HWANG Jung-min gets kidnapped by strangers. Jung-min first thinks that someone is playing pranks, but the kidnappers’ cruelty helps Jung-min realize that the abduction is no joke. Jung-min tries to find his way out, while the kidnappers demand him a huge amount of ransom within 24 hours.
Jung-min encounters a real brutality that is way different and more extreme than the ones he has seen in the movies.
2020DIRECTORYU Ha GENREHeist, Crime
CASTSEO In-guk, LEE Soo-hyuk
Korea has over 1,200km of pipeline that acts as the country’s artery. Drill-bit is a drilling prodigy who is offered by Gun-woo a large sum of money for completing the impossible heist to drill into the country’s biggest pipeline within a month. To get the job done in time, he puts together a team of misfits. Just as the cops get a wind of this oil heist, Drill-bit’s mine collapses, and the team gets cornered from all sides. As the operation gets delayed, Drill-bit promises to get the job done in 2 days but Gun-woo threatens their lives and plans to blow up both the oil tank and Drill-bit’s group…
2020DIRECTORSEO You-min GENREMystery, Thriller, Drama
CASTSEO Yea-ji, KIM Kang-woo, PARK Sang-wook, SUNG Hyuk
Disturbing visions about chilling accidents.
Post-traumatic memory loss.
And a woman’s desperate fight to uncover the truth about her past.
SLATE2020DIRECTORJO Ba-reun GENREAction
CASTAHN Ji-hye, LEE Min-ji, PARK Tae-san
Since she was a child, Yeon-hee dreamt of becoming an action star. Even though she has an amazing swordsmanship, the reality of reaching her goal is just too hard for her to handle. One day, she is hired as a stand-in for an action film and goes onto the set, only to be transported to a lawless parallel world where people carry swords and kill each other without any retribution. Almost immediately, she is welcomed to the village as their protector and is respected by the villagers. And to save the villagers as a heroine, she begins to fight the villains back.
2020DIRECTORLEE Woo-jung GENREDrama
CASTBANG Min-a, HAN Sung-min, SHIM Dal-gi
To 18-year old Kang-yi, her friends So-young and Ah-ram are everything. Wanting to go somewhere foreign, she runs away from home with them, only to find a strange side of themselves and the balance of their friendship also tips in a weird way. Although they left home as one, they eventually return home as three. Kang-yi wants nothing more than going back to how they were but that’s easier said than done…
THE ANCHOR2020DIRECTORJEONG Ji-yeon GENREMystery, Thriller
CASTCHUN Woo-hee, SHIN Ha-kyun, LEE Hye-yeong
When anchorwoman Sera receives a tip that the tipster is about to get killed, she goes out to report it, only to find the tipster and her daughter’s bodies. With an exclusive report on this case, she solidifies her position at the station. However, she begins suffering from hallucinations and makes errors on live television and her role as the main anchorwoman is threatened.
2019DIRECTORKim Sung-min GENREDocumentary
CASTChoi Yong-jin, Choi Joon-sun, Choi Joon-won
A daughter was missing on April 4th, 2000 from a playground near home. Her father has searched for her for 17 years. This documentary depicts the life of families left behind. They can't give up or can't keep searching. Their lives should go on. The film asks what is left after someone is evaporated. Also, it confronts the issue that society has long neglected through the story of a family that is becoming gradually isolated from the world.
2019DIRECTORLEE Don-ku GENREThriller
CASTLim Hwa-young, Park Jong-hwan, Nam Yeon-woo
The Hallowe’en festivities in Itaewon are interrupted by a murder in a local pub. One woman remembers being at the same pub, but is not sure why...
2019DIRECTORPark Suk-young GENREDrama
CASTJeong Eun-gyeong, Jang Sun, Kim Tae-hee
After the funeral of her husband, Youngboon tells her stepson, Yongjin, that she wants to go for a short trip. But actually she is going for a job interview in a far away countryside city, Taebeak. What Youngboon really wants is to start a new life. Fortunately, she got the job as a cleaning lady in a small motel. At the first night, she walked out to meet an old friend but only to receive a letter saying Hanhee is looking for her mother, Youngboon.
2019DIRECTORLee Hee-seop GENREDocumentary
Lenny, a cat born on the street, was forced to part with her mother cat by an ignorant human. Soon after, she is abandoned and thrown back on the road. Fortunately, Lenny is rescued and after being moved to a temporary shelter, she meets the current butler.
A Leave2020DIRECTORLEE Ran-hee GENREDrama
CASTLEE Bong-ha, KIM Ah-seok, SHIN Woon-seop
A 49-year old fired worker Jae-bok has been staging a sit-in in Seoul for 5 years with his colleagues. After the union lost the final lawsuit against the nullification of layoffs, they decided to take 10 days off. Jae-bok goes back to home in and works at a furniture factory during a leave to earn money for his daughter’s college tuition deposits and long padding. At a time when he is satisfied with his re-starting labor in five years and his small daily life with his daughters, Jae-bok is offered a full-time job...
2021DIRECTORLEE Sangyong GENRECrime, Action
CASTDon LEE (a.k.a MA Dong-seok), SON Sukku
The ‘Beast Cop’ MA Seok-do heads to a foreign country to extradite a suspect, but soon after his arrival, he discovers additional murder cases and hears about a vicious killer who has been committing crimes against tourists for several years. To catch an unprecedented criminal, Detective MA and his team must go the extra mile!
2021DIRECTORYOON Youngbin GENREAction, Noir
CASTYOO O-seong, JANG Hyuk
The boss of the biggest crime gang in Gangneung, O, plans to construct the largest resort in Asia. His most trusted underboss Gil-suk(YOO O-seong) leads a comfortable life, carrying out O’s orders every day without ever dreaming of betraying him. Min-suk(JANG Hyuk), a young gangster from Seoul with brains and ambitions, decides to jump into the resort business to build up his own influence. Min-suk uses all sorts of violent and deceitful means to acquire the resort. This puts O’s gang at risk, making Gil-suk hungry for revenge.
2021DIRECTORLEE Tae-Gyeom GENREDrama
CASTYOO Da-in, OH Jung-se
Jeong-eun works as a technical administrator at a company with severe discrimination against women, and all of a sudden, she is dispatched to one of the subcontractors. Despite the blatant pressure to resign, Jeong-eun plans to hold out and return to the head office after one year. However, the conditions working for the subcontractor with assertive attitude and working on tall transmission towers, which she is not familiar with, are challenging. No matter how tough Jeong-eun is, as a dispatched employee, she must overcome everything to survive!
2021DIRECTORPARK Hyunyong GENREBlack Comedy
As their father is on his deathbed, three sons and one daughter are gathered for the reading of his will, which should determine how the patriarch’s fortune of two million dollars should be split. Whereas the eldest son is disappointed to get only nine hundred thousand, the other siblings are naturally enraged to discover that they are left with the other half of the sum to be shared between them. The situation suddenly tips in favor of the latter when the eldest son receives a phone call that his only son has just been abducted, with the kidnapper demanding a ransom of… two million dollars.
2021DIRECTORYOON Jae-keun GENREFantasy, Action
CASTYOON Kye-sang, PARK Yong-woo, LIM Ji-yeon
A man loses his memory and wakes up in a new body every 12 hours, each time forced to discover who he is anew. This condition begins when he wakes up in the middle of a car crash, in the body of someone he doesn't recognize, without any knowledge of who he is. He begins to realize that his spirit is stuck to a different body and moves every 12 hours. In his desperate search to find himself, he comes across a woman who claims to recognize him. As he bores deeper into the mystery, he runs into a secretive organization that appears to be chasing him. Before it's too late, he must find a way back into his own body.
2020DIRECTORKIM Jong-kwan GENRERomance, Drama
CASTHAN Ji-min, NAM Joo-hyuk
A small city on the outskirts of Seoul. Young-seok, a university student nearing graduation, comes across a woman in the street who has fallen from her wheelchair, and helps her back home. She ends up feeding him a simple meal and he develops a vague curiosity for this woman who introduces herself as "Josée". From this time on Young-seok occasionally stops by Josée's house, receiving free meals and getting to know this woman who reads a lot, has a comprehensive knowledge of whiskey, and tells him stories, which he's not sure are true. Gradually, they come to share an unforgettable love.
2020DIRECTORCHO Jung-lae GENREDrama
CASTLEE Bong-geun, LEE Yu-ri
In the era of corruption, Hak-gyu sings songs and tells stories on the street with his band. One day, Hak-gyu's wife Gan-nan is kidnapped by gangsters and his daughter Cheong loses her eyesight after the incident. He decides to travel in search of his missing wife and learns that corrupted noblemen are behind the mob.
WHISPERING CORRIDORS 6 : THE HUMMING2020DIRECTORLEE Myung GENREHorror, Mystery
CASTKIM Seo-hyung, KIM Hyeon-soo
Eun-hee is hired as a vice principal at her old high school, where strange things take place in the closed down washroom. High school student Ha-young and So-yeon, who used the washroom as their hideout hear humming in the empty washroom, and believe that a ghost exists inside. They discover a nametag in the washroom and suspect that Eun-hee is somehow linked to the mystery.
Suffering from hallucination upon her inauguration, Eun-hee finds a ghastly figured girl in the washroom mirror and begins to believe that the girl was the one who brought her back to this school…
2020DIRECTORSam CHOI GENREAction, Comedy
CASTOH Ji-ho, SHIN so-yul
Seong-joon, the heir of Tae-baek martial arts, leaves his life of seclusion in search of Jin-su, a senior member of his discipline. On the way, he meets Bo-mi, the love of his life and realizes martial arts is useless to live, renouncing the ways of the martial arts. Instead, he opens an acupuncture clinic using the knowledge accumulated from his training.
But when his idyllic life is interrupted by threatening loan sharks and gangsters, Seong-joon returns to his roots to protect his family.
2020DIRECTORCHAE Ki-jun GENRESports, Thriller
CASTLEE Dae-han, KANG Ye-bin
Once dreamed of becoming a professional billiards player, Sung-hoon is now doing a part time job for a living after losing a betting game with Mr. Yong. One day, his friend In-chul asks to form a team to gamble on billiards games again. The house notices their teamwork and decides to recruit them as their players.
Falling in for Sung-hoon’s confidence and skilled plays, the house manager, Ms. Kim comes on to Sung-hoon but soon notices Sung-hoon's feelings for Seo-kyung, his old billiard partner. Ms. Kim decides to take revenge on Sung-hoon by cooperating with Sung-hoon’s old enemy, Mr. Kim. With a life at stake, Sung-hoon gets ready for the last betting game.
2020DIRECTORLEE HWAN GENREDrama
CASTLEE YOU-MI, AHN HEE-YEON, SHIN HAET-BIT, LEE HWAN
Saejin asks Jaepil, Shinji and Juyeong to help her terminate her pregnancy, since they ruined her first attempt by saving her. They decide to help Sejin find a way to terminate her pregnancy, but it's not easy. Do teenagers really have that little control over their own lives?
Faced by constant setbacks, they are frustrated again and again. They just feel like they're always taking one step forward and two steps back. Stuck between youth and adulthood - it's not easy to fight back against the world as a destitute teenager.
2020DIRECTORCHOI HA-NA GENREDrama
CASTJUNG KRYSTAL, JANG HYE-JIN, CHOI DUK-MOON, LEE HAE-YOUNG
Since To-il gets pregnant while dating her tutoring student, she wants to track down her biological father. Unexpectedly, the journey to find him brings back memories of her biological father and her step-father. When she realizes that she wasn’t ready to face her father, she runs into him. Meanwhile, her step father, Taehyo is deeply disappointed in the truth that she had left to find him. In her absence, the father of To-il's baby has disappeared. When the two fathers meet, they end up embarking on a quest to find him.
2020DIRECTORKIM EUI-SUNG, CHOO CHIN-WOO GENREDocumentary
CASTSON SEOK-HEE, RHYU SI-MIN, KIM SUNG-TAE, SIM SANG-JEUNG
In 2016, Korean President Park Geun Hye was impeached. In October of that year a series of candlelight protests gave birth to a movement. The outcry against corruption expanded at an incredible rate, while remaining unfailingly non-violent, eventually resulting in more than two million citizens taking to the streets to make their voices heard.
Through interviews with politicians and journalists, this film provides insights into what really went on during this tumultuous time, while telling the stories of those who would go on to change a nation.
2020DIRECTORSEO EUNYOUNG GENREDrama
CASTPark Hasun, Ha Younkyung, Gam Sohyun
Jiwon, a motivated new police officer, is strangely bothered after meeting Osun, a social worker. On a hot summer day, a kidnapper sends a message saying, ‘If you want to save the kidnapped child, donate money to the welfare center.’ The incident becomes a national concern as the media report it. Somehow, Jiwon doubts the link between the case and Osun.
2020DIRECTORKIM Jeong-sik GENREDrama
CASTKIM Dae-myeong, SONG Yun-a, KIM Eui-sung, JEON Chae-eun
Intellectually disabled Seokku runs a rice mill in a rural village, and is close to the local residents. The village’s Catholic priest takes good care of him though he lacks intelligence. One day, Eunji, a runaway girl appears in the village. He becomes friends with her while she looks for her father, but one night there is an unsavory incident at the mill. A teacher at a shelter where Eunji is staying believes Seokku sexually harassed her, but the priest insists that he would never do that. Where is the truth?
2020DIRECTORCHOI JONG-TAE GENREDrama, Catholic, Biography
CASTLEE KYUNG-HUN, LEE HANG-NA, AHN NAE-SANG
The film is based on the childhood of the Stephan Kim Sou-hwan, a Cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church. Cardinal Kim is one of 14 missionary models selected among Catholic history in 2000.
In the 1860s, when Catholicism was prohibited in Korea. The eight-years-old boy, Soonhan’s father was suffered from his life as a potter, the chronic disease and the longtime poverty with his family. Soonhan finds out himself who can fill his emptiness eventually and leave for a long journey to beyond the hill where he always look for.
Confession2021DIRECTORYOON Jong-seok GENRECrime, Mystery, Thriller
CASTSO Ji-sub, KIM Yun-jin, NANA
Min-ho’s adulterous lover Se-hee is murdered in a hotel where only the two of them were present, and Min-ho is immediately singled out as the prime suspect. Insisting on his innocence, Min-ho hires the talented lawyer Shin-ae to defend him, and confesses to her that a car accident on the day before may be connected to Se-hee’s murder…
Life is Beautiful2021DIRECTORCHOI Kook-hee GENREMusical Drama
CASTRYU Seung-ryong, YUM Jung-ah, ONG Seong-wu
Suddenly learning she is terminally ill, ‘Se-yeon’ asks her husband, ‘Jin-bong’, the absurd task of helping her find her first love, and he unwillingly joins her search. Along their journey, ‘Se-yeon’ and ‘Jin-bong’ are reminded of the most glittering, beautiful moments of their lives.
Escape from Mogadishu2021DIRECTORRYOO Seung-wan GENREAction, Drama
CASTKIM Yoon-seuk, ZO In-sung, HUH Joon-ho
Diplomats from the North and South Korean embassies in Somalia attempt a daring joint escape from Mogadishu when the outbreak of civil war leaves them stranded.
I2020DIRECTORKIM Hyun-tak GENREDrama
CASTKIM Hyang-gi, RYOO Hyoun-kyoung
A heartbreaking yet heartwarming story of Ah-young, a grown orphan, becoming a babysitter for Young-chae, a single mother of a six-month-old baby.
Samjin Company English Class2020DIRECTORLEE Jong-pil GENREDrama, Comedy
CASTKO A-sung, E Som, PARK Hye-su
In mid ‘90s, 3 female high school-grad officer workers take up English classes together to get promotions and they team up to uncover corruption within their company.
2021DIRECTORYIM Soon-rye GENREDrama
CASTHWANG Jung-min, HYUN Bin
Based on the true events of the Korean hostage crisis in Afghanistan.
A group of Korean tourists is taken hostage by an extremist Taliban group in Afghanistan. The Korean government dispatches Jae-ho (HWANG Jung-min), known as one of Korea’s most skilled diplomats, in order to handle the situation. Once he arrives, he asks for the Afghan government’s cooperation and uses every means possible to free the hostages. However, his efforts go in vain. Due to his failure, he’s forced to work with Dae-sik (HYUN Bin), a special agent who is an expert on the Middle East. As they begin making their move to get to the Taliban, the first hostage death occurs. With nowhere else to turn, the two become unlikely allies in a race against time to save the rest of the hostages.
2021DIRECTORLEE Won-tae GENREPolitical Drama
CASTCHO Jin-woong, LEE Sung-min, KIM Moo-yul
The more power he desires, the darker his world becomes
Hae-woong (CHO Jin-woong), an assembly member candidate, is taken out of the running because he became a thorn in the side of a local bigwig, Sun-taek (LEE Sung-min). Hounded by loan sharks, due to defaulting a campaign loan, he decides to get his hands dirty. He steals classified government’s information about an urban development plan and obtains the help of a local gang leader, Pil-do (KIM Moo-yul), by promising hefty real estate profit. Now Hae-woong re-enters the race and tries to take revenge on Sun-taek. Unbeknownst to him, his messy journey through politics has only just begun.
Dream (w/t)2021DIRECTORLEE Byeong-heon GENREComedy Drama
CASTPARK Seo-jun, LEE Ji-eun
You are hopeless, helpless and homeless? No, you are NOT!
A top football player Hong-dae (PARK Seo-joon) gets involved in an assault case and winds up being appointed as the coach for the national football team. This team will compete in the ‘Homeless World Cup’. A documentary producer So-min films their story while Hong-dae struggles to coach the homeless because of his misconceptions about them. He treats them like a buncn of ragtags. Despite his reservations, the team puts their best foot forward and he has a change of heart about them. Now they’re more than ready for the big event, but things get out of control when they actually start playing.
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THE BOOK OF FISH2020DIRECTORLEE Joon-ik GENREPeriod Drama
CASTSUL Kyung-gu, BYUN Yo-han
In 1801, after a new king ascended the throne, a scholar JEONG Yak-jeon who served the late king is exiled to Heuk-san Island. When he lands on the unknown island with fears, rather he is amazed by wonders of various sea creatures. There he meets Chang-dae, a young fisherman who is a huge admirer of Confucianism and has a wide knowledge about the sea. Fascinated by his knowledge, JEONG decides to write a book about the sea and asks Chang-dae to help him write the book, in exchange for helping Chang-dae’s study of Confucianism.
THE DAY I DIED : UNCLOSED CASE2020DIRECTORPARK Ji-wan GENREDrama
CASTKIM Hye-soo, ROH Jeong-eui, LEE Jeong-eun
On a dark stormy night, a young witness to her father’s crime disappears on an island leaving her shoes on the cliff and her last will in her house. Due to the bad weather, a body has yet to be found. In the absence of the body, the case cannot be closed, but is simply dismissed as suicide. Detective Hyun-soo heads to the island to investigate the mysterious death of the girl.
THREE SISTERS2020DIRECTORLEE Seung-won GENREDrama
CASTMOON So-ri, KIM Sun-young, JANG Yoon-ju
The three sisters are struggling with their own problems. Hee-sook, Mrs. Sorry, is neglected by her family. Mi-yeon, Mrs. Devout, witnesses her husband having an affair. And Mi-ok, Mrs. Hysteric, is just weird, always drunk and frustrated with life. The sisters are going to gather for their father’s birthday. What will happen? We will see when the day comes.
FIGHTER2020DIRECTORJéro YUN GENREDrama
CASTLIM Seong-mi, BAEK Seo-bin
After a few months of social adjustment training, the North Korean refugee Jina moves to a small studio in Seoul and starts her new life. To bring her father to South Korea, she needs money but no matter how hard she works, the discrimination doesn't let her save enough money. One day the broker introduces her to a boxing gym cleaning job. Seeing young and confident female boxers, Jina feels something burning inside...
THREE2020DIRECTORPAK Ruslan GENREThriller
CASTILYASSOV Askar, SAVOCHKIN Igor, AIBASSOV Zhandos, YESLYAMOVA Samal
USSR Kazakhstan. Sher Sadykhov, who lives with his older sister, starts his internship at a special task force. Sher’s internship begins with the emergence of a serial killer that only kills women. New victims occur and the investigation seems to be at a blind alley. Meanwhile, Sher finds out that his sister is the new target of the serial killer...
EMPTY BODY2020DIRECTORKIM Ui-seok GENRESF
CASTMOON So-ri, JANG Yoo-sang
Young-in was brought back to life by his mother with the help of AI. However, the sweetness of seeing his son again didn't last so long. But soon, his mother realizes that the AI ‘deleted’ Young-in’s consciousness and has been pretending to be him. Moreover, at the court, the AI states that Young-in asked it to ‘kill’ him. Why did my son want to die again? Why did my son run into the guardrail with his car in the first place? And, who’s this guy standing in front of my eyes right now?
GOOD PERSON2020DIRECTORJUNG Wook GENREDrama
CASTKIM Tae-hoon, LEE Hyo-je, KIM Hyun-jung, KIM Jong-goo, PARK Chae-eun
High school teacher Gyeongseok agrees to look after his daughter Yunhui after his ex-wife Jihyeon is called away on sudden business. He brings Yunhui, who is reluctant to spend time with her father, with him to the school where he works. There, he leaves Yunhui alone in the car briefly, and when he returns she is gone. Yunhui is found after having been grievously injured in a car accident on a nearby road. The driver of the truck that hit her, Hyeongseop, indicates that Seik, one of Gyeongseok’s student, was the true cause of his daughter’s accident.
THE PRAYER2020DIRECTORMIN Kyu-dong GENRESF
CASTLEE You-young, YE Su-jeong
TRS is a nursing robot customized for each patient: all the robots look just like each patients’ family member. Jung-in had hired it to take care of her mother who's been in coma for several years. However, her cubersome days are slowly strangling her. Seeing Jung-in suffering from depression puts her TRS in a dilemma because Jung-in is also registered in the caring service. The perfectly programmed machine starts to stumble.
1. Production of “Movie series" : Pororo (once a year)
2. Production of “TV animated series.” : Dibo, the gift dragon, Toycop, Super Z
3. Sublicense Business Area : Acquisition and Distribution in Korea, Licensing and merchandising
Pororo 6 : Dragon Island Adventure2020DIRECTORSeunghoon Kang / Jewan Yoon GENREFantasy, Adventure, Drama, Family
The Fantasy Adventure of Pororo and his Friends, fighting to get back the lost dragon castle.
(Estimated Releasing December 2020)
Pororo 5 : Treasure Island Adenture2019DIRECTORHyunho Kim / Changsub Yoon GENREFamily, Adventure, Fantasy
Pororo and his friends at the pirate restaurant accidentally take a treasure map of the legendary treasure and head to the treasure island. They meet a long-trapped pirate hero, Captain Silver, and solves the mystery of the treasure map with him.
But they fall into danger because of the evil pirate Captain Black, who chased after them, and the monsters on the treasure island.
Can Pororo and his friends come back safely in search of the treasures?
2019DIRECTORHyunho Kim / Jewan Yoon GENREFamily, Adventure, Fantasy
One day, An egg-shaped airship has crashed in the Porong Porong Village!
There was a little dinosaur named 'Alo'. Pororo and his friends took care of Alo and tried to fix his airship. Once they are done to fix it, the airship swallowed Alo and Crong and set off to Dinosaur island!
Rescue mission of Pororo and his friends to save Alo and Crong has just started!
Showbox is also focusing on production and international co-production as well as acquisition.
2021DIRECTORHAN Jae-rim GENREDisaster Thriller
CASTSONG Kang-ho, LEE Byung-hun, JEON Do-yeon, KIM Nam-gil, YIM Si-wan, KIM So-jin, PARK Hae-jun
AN AIRCRAFT IS FORCED TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY WHEN AN UNPRECEDENTED TERROR OCCURS INFLIGHT
2021DIRECTORKIM Ji-hoon GENREDisaster Drama
CASTCHA Seung-won, KIM Sung-kyun, LEE Kwang-soo, KIM Hye-jun
An average citizen Dong-won and his family move into a house bought after years of hard work. Filled with happiness, he invites his colleagues for a housewarming party, but the heavy rain during the night before creates a gigantic sinkhole, and in a mere minute, it swallows up the whole house and the people inside. Hundreds of meters down the hole, Dong-won, his neighbor Man-su, and the unfortunate guests must find their way out. Rain starts to pour down, filling the sinkhole with water, and they’re running out of time.
2021DIRECTORPARK Dong-hoon GENREDrama
CASTCHOI Min-sik, KIM Dong-hwi
Ji-woo, an outcast in a prestigious private high school, does not fit in due to different social backgrounds than his well-to-do classmates. One day, he meets Hak-sung, the school’s security guard who is actually a mathematical genius defected from North Korea, now living with his past shut away. Ji-woo asks Hak-sung to teach him math, and although reluctant at first, Hak-sung eventually agrees to. Finding each other in their most difficult times, Ji-woo and Hak-sung open up to one another during their special math lessons, but their friendship is at risk when Ji-woo is framed for an incident in school, and Hak-sung is faced with people prying on his past.
2021DIRECTORYOOK Sang-hyo GENREFantasy Drama
CASTKIM Hae-sook, SHIN Min-a
Bok-ja is granted a special vacation after her death, which allows her to go see her daughter, Jin-joo, a university professor living abroad. Unlike her expectation, Bok-ja finds Jin-joo living in her old house running a local diner and becomes frustrated with questions that she is unable to ask. After spending time alongside Jin-joo, Bok-ja realizes that her daughter is struggling with the unresolved feelings about her, and tries to find a way to show her sincere feelings that she had never shared before.
2021DIRECTORNA Hyun GENREAction Thriller
CASTSUL Kyung-gu, PARK Hae-soo, Ikeuchi HIROYUKI, YANG Dong-keun, EL,
SONG Jae-lim, PARK Jin-young, LEE Soo-kyung
In Shenyang, China, a silent battlefield of spies as the center of Asia, Kang-in, the director of National Intelligence Service’s overseas branch, leads his Black Team with the best agents in carrying out covert missions. Kang-in is notorious for mercilessly taking any measure to get what he wants, earning himself the nickname “Yaksha,” a human-devouring spirit. One day, Ji-hoon arrives as a prosecutor to investigate Black Team, and even with their ignorance, he finds out that their real mission concerns a case that can shake up the whole continent. Soon enough, Kang-in needs to use all his sources, even Ji-hoon, to find his way deeper into the case.
2021DIRECTORHYUN Moon-seop GENREHorror Mystery
CASTPARK Shin-yang, LEE Min-ki, LEE Re
When Seung-do, a heart specialist, and his wife find their daughter So-mi showing strange symptoms by the day, they decide to attempt an exorcism ritual. Upon arrival, Priest Ban is sure there is the devil inside her, and the ritual seems to drive it out successfully, but ends in So-mi’s sudden death. As her funeral begins, Seung-do, who notices some strange signs in So-mi's body, confronts his conviction that she may not be dead yet, and her heart is still beating. No one believes him, especially Priest Ban, who strongly opposes him saying that it is by the menacing spirit inside her. During three days of So-mi’s funeral, they must each uncover the terrifying truth about the mystery, and prove who is right, to save her.
2019DIRECTORHaeseong JEONG GENREDrama
CASTHaeseong JEONG, Jooha KANG
[2020 Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival nominated]
In a cold winter day, there is a man who’s being chased and threatened by a loan shark. He realizes that he must get out of debt even if it meant a crime had to be committed. He kidnaps a child. He calls the mother to ask for ransom, but the number doesn’t exist. How unfortunate that what he had in his hands, was not just a child, but an abandoned one.
They both weren’t in a good place in there lives, and the man has no idea what’s he supposed to do with the baby.
2019DIRECTORJungsoo YOO, Jisan KIM GENREMystery, Horror
[2019 Busan International Film Festival invited]
Joan broke with his boyfriend and then downloaded the dating app. By the recommendation of the application, it is matched with the stable man who is the opposite of the ex-boyfriend, and the lonely Joan meets him. The blind date progresses smoothly. However, she seems more and more frightened of the man who seems to know so much about her...
2019DIRECTORKyungrae KIM GENREMelodrama
CASTJames CHUNG, Hanna JO
[2019 Venice Film Festival nominated]
Sungming leaves on a trip to Gangwon Geojin with Mirae.
The story of the two nobody knows…One day the broker introduces her to a boxing gym cleaning job. Seeing young and confident female boxers, Jina feels something burning inside...
2019DIRECTORHongrae LEE GENREDrama
CASTHwayoung WANG, Jooyoung LEE
[2020 Hong Kong International Film Festival nominated]
Yongji calls a relief driver and awaits. From the corner of an alley, a female in her 40s, Sumi wearing a smile appears. Yongji a high school student is very young and while on the road she asks the driver to lend her some money.
The driver assumes she won’t get paid and she asks the girl who’s the car it is, and the kid claims it’s her parents and that she’s only running an errand to take it to the junkyard. Sumi says that she could have called a tow car. Yongji says she had no idea and only asks her to take her to her destination.
2020DIRECTORTaeyoung KIM GENREDrama, Fantasy
CASTHyungsuk JUNG, Eric Sebastian Taylor
[2020 USA Film Festival invited]
Here is a man who draws the narrowest and shabby circle in the world and lives in it with himself locked up. One day, an unexpected guest comes to him. A little boy who keeps knocking on a man's circle. The only person in the world who talks to the man. Will he be able to escape from his own prison-like circle?
2019DIRECTORGunho Kim GENREexperimental, short film
CASTShoe repairer - Hojun Kim prostitute - Juhyun Shin
A story of a shoe repair shop owner with foot fetish
A man is repairing a shoe alone at the shop when his phone rang. And right after, a very well dressed woman steps in. And the man seems nervous.
2018DIRECTORHeui Song Son GENREMusical, Fantasy, short film
CASTMom- Kim Na Yoon, Suyeon - Shin Ui Jung, Jiyeon - Hong Ji Hee, Soyeon- Kim Ji Hye
A musical short film about three sisters that cook a delicious meal for their terminally ill mother. "Daughter's Table" follows three adult sisters as they rush to their mother's side after receiving news of her ill health. While together, they find themselves falling prone to the same sibling rivalry that characterized their upbringing.
2019DIRECTORMyungwoo Hyun GENREthriller, mystery
CASTStreamer - Junghyun Lee / Girl - Taeju An
‘BJ Boiji’ works by sharing provocative videos as the contents of hidden cameras. Through this action, he feels like he reigns as the absolute and is absorbed in an ignorant madness, but he does not know that he is also seen by any one.
2019DIRECTORHyelin Cho GENRELGBTQ, romance
CASTHyeri Jung- Sunoo Lim / Juhyun- Soyeong Lee
Photographer Hyeri receives a wedding invitation from her old friend/ex lover. Hyeri is not sure whether she will go or not. Curator Juhyun is very comfortable about her sexuality and confident. Hyeri, who thinks, she is not honest to herself, falls into Juhyun slowly.
Sui2019DIRECTORJiyeon Lee GENRELGBTQ, romance, teen
CASTSui Han-Seonmin Lee/ Jaewon Lee-Solah Lee/ Sui's mother-Hyokyung Min/ Ji soo Jung-Jiyoung Jung/ Sebin Kim-Bomin Kim/ Jooyoung Lee-Jinyoung Jung
Sui and Jae-won are same high school class couple. Then, on Jae-won's birthday, Sui worried about don't hear from Jae-won.
2012DIRECTORKIM Junsung GENREdrama, romance
CASTMr. Kim - Gu Shin / Ms. Lee - Ji-young Kim
To black hair to white hair, to live with till die but sometimes some people can't reach it.
The unlimited time makes more hurt in daily life in their lives.
2018DIRECTORJeong-gil HAN GENRELGBTQ, romance
CASTGi Hyeok-Sungil JEON), Sang U-Donghwi KIM), Sang Il- Beomjun KIM)
Ki-hyeok, moves to a new place to overcome his broken heart. There are no people like himself and no jobs are even available. One day, he meets Sangwoo in an application, who caught a cold. He fears that Sang-woo will leave him