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From teen idols to steely villains: Cinema Escapist looks at leading Korean actor Jung Woo-sung's best performances, ranked in order of increasing quality.
Meet the “Sharknado” of Chinese war movies: with US$65M worth of misery... and Bruce Willis.
This animated movie perfectly captures Taiwan’s struggles—both in its story and behind the scenes.
Half documentary and half fiction, "Liyana" offers a beautiful narrative from Swaziland—and pioneers a new model for films that grapple with trauma.
Set amidst beautiful mountain steppes, this surprisingly entertaining musical movie might make you want to visit Kyrgyzstan.
Song Kang-ho is Korea's premiere character actor. Cinema Escapist looks at his best performances, in order of increasing quality.
This space rescue movie offers gripping suspense…and insight into Russian geopolitics.
If you grew up with a tiger parent, or find yourself becoming one—this show is for you.
Making deals with North Korea? Check. Election interference? Check. "The Spy Gone North" offers a captivating, timely spy story.
12 years on, this monster blockbuster still offers an apt reflection on South Korean society.
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Review: “Air Strike” Is a War Movie Plagued By Tragedy…And Taxes
Revisiting Safi Faye, One of Africa’s Most Underrated Female Filmmakers
“On Happiness Road” Beautifully Embodies Taiwan’s Existential Malaise