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  • KIM Tae-kyun helms Japanese manga adaptation
  • by JEON Yoon-hyung /  Aug 01, 2008
  • KIM Tae-kyun helms Japanese manga adaptation


    Volcano High director KIM Tae-kyun is the director of the upcoming Japanese manga adaptation Higanjima. Tetsuya Oishi who previously scripted the popular Death Note scenarios is writing the script. Casting is still not decided. The horror film is expected to reach cinemas in the summer of 2009.


    In Higanjima, a man and his friends travel to a mysterious island in search of his vanished brother. The island turns out to be inhabited by vampires.

    Besides Volcano High, KIM Tae-kyun also directed the popular youth films Romance of Their Own and A Millionaire’s First Love. He is currently in cinemas with Crossing.

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