April 7, 2014
Episode 10 of Wonderful Days is highly gratifying to those of us who enjoy seeing a man tortured by longing. Colin Firth has long been acknowledged as the hottest frustrated lover of all time, but Lee Seo Jin is giving him a run for best passion distraction scenes – literally!
August 1, 2013
Stoker is the first English-language film by Korean director Park Chan Wook. Park is well-known in Korea, mostly for vengeance-themed and horror films. Mia Wasikowska and Matthew Goode play the leads. The film also features Nicole Kidman, a longtime favorite of mine who never seems to age.
By U.S. standards, Stoker is shocking (yes, there are still a few things that can shock us), with an astronomically high ick factor, yet it’s so stylistically novel that it’s hard to stop watching. MORE…