Movie Suggestion IX – The Man from Nowhere

Thursday, November 3, 2011 Category: Blog Tags: , , , , ,

Original Title: Ajeossi South Korea – 2010 Directed by: Jeong-beom Lee   With: Bin Won (Mother and Tae Guk Gi: The Brotherhood of War)   Tagline: Should have left him alone   Plot: “Tae-shik’s only connection to the rest of the world is … read more


Movie Suggestion VIII: Young Thugs – Nostalgia

Saturday, August 27, 2011 Category: Blog Tags: , , ,

Original title: Kishiwada shônen gurentai: Bôkyô   Japan – 1998   Directed by: Takashi Miike   Stars:   Takeshi Caesar, Naoto Takenaka, Setsuko Karasuma and Saki Takaoka.   Plot: “Nostalgia is Takashi Miike’s favorite film of his considerable body of work. Including biographical … read more


Movie Suggestion VII: I Saw the Devil

Tuesday, August 16, 2011 Category: Blog Tags: , , ,

Directed by: Jee-woon Kim (A Bittersweet Life, The Good, the Bad and the Weird)   Stars: Choi Min-sik (Oldboy, Lady Vengeance, Shiri) and Lee Byung-hun (JSA, A Bittersweet Life)   Plot: “Kyung-chul (Choi Min-sik) is a dangerous psychopath who kills for pleasure. He … read more


Movie Suggestion VI – Essential Killing

Saturday, October 2, 2010 Category: Blog Tags: , , , , ,

Here we have a truly multinational movie which shows how much globalized is the world we live in. Directed by the Polish master Jerzy Skolimowski, “Essential Killing” was filmed in Israel, Poland and Norway.


Movie Suggestion V: Os Famosos e os…

Friday, September 10, 2010 Category: Blog Tags: , , , , , ,

After suggesting you a French movie, I thought it was high time I’d recommend a Brazilian movie. This won’t be a violent or weird tip, but still we have what could be labeled as an avant-garde film.