Posts Tagged ‘Korean’

What’s Korean Cinema? 17 – Sopyonje

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Screaming and singing her heart out, set to a rhythm, a drum and a family drama underneath… it’s what’s depicted by legendary director Im Kwon-taek in Sopyonje from 1993.

Running Times: 
00m 00s – Intro/production background/Im Kwon-taek bio
30m 02s – Pansori background
33m 00s – Sopyonje review

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Podcast On Fire 190: Christmas Special 2014

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Part of the network crew gather for a relaxed, free for all roundtable centering around the participants bringing something Eastern and/or Western to the table. Donnie Yen is mentioned, former Superman, sexy Korean Christmas tales, Hallmark movies, cats and Japan flavoured… stuff. Kenny B, Paul Fox, Stewart Sutherland (Films And Swearing) and Paul Quinn (Hangul Celluloid) finish off the year at the network so thank you for listening and for your support in 2014!

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Podcast On Fire Network Bonus Episode 20: General’s Son 2 & 3

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Kenny B and Paul Quinn finish off the trilogy.

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What’s Korean Cinema? 14 – General’s Son & Going By The Book

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For our regular mix of something old, something new-ish, we turn to director Im Kwon-taek’s The General’s Son from 1990. The first of three examinations of brawling gangster turned politician Kim Doo-han and in the second half, Castaway On The Moon’s Jung Jae-young is an excellent police officer who’s also an excellent robber as it turned out in Ra Hee-chan’s Going By The Book from 2007. With Kenny B and Hangul Celluloid’s Paul Quinn.

Running Times:
00m 00s – Intro/General’s Son background
21m 35s – Im Kwon-taek bio/discussion
38m 12s – General’s Son review
70m 42s – Jang Jin bio/discussion
85m 18s – Jung Jae-young bio/discussion
92m 50s – Going By The Book review

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Cast From The Past: Podcast On Fire 33 – (Lunar) New/Old (Boy)

The next Cast From The Past (a series of shows lost from our iTunes feed and website) from 2008 features Stewart Sutherland, Kenny B and Mike Banner. Talking last movies watched (including the zany Millionaire Cop), we also tackle topics such as Old Boy being remade, how to properly do a remake and are there any good Lunar New Year Hong Kong movies?

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Cast From The Past: Podcast On Fire 32-2 – MOF 1

The next Cast From The Past (a series of shows lost from our iTunes feed and website) from 2008 features Mike Banner only. As part of the 1 year celebration and in honor of Stoo’s solo episode that started Podcast On Fire, Mike does one of his own. Talking last Korean movies watched while also dedicating topics and movies to his fellow co-hosts. There’s also lists.

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Cast From The Past: Podcast On Fire 4 – We Got A Name!

The next Cast From The Past (a series of shows lost from our iTunes feed and website) from 2007 features Stoo, Ken, Jeff Wildman and Adam Torel of Third Window Films. Adam speaks of the challenges of starting a label and releasing dvd’s in the UK and the last movie watched segment contains chat about Jackie Chan’s The Protector, Takashi Miike and Kim Ki-duk.

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