Hulu in July: Here’s Everything Coming and Going

Hulu is out with its list of new content coming in July, and highlights include the “Veronica Mars” revival and the series premiere of the new “Four Weddings and a Funeral.” We also have the list of ...

Gabriela Cartol in Us Trailer for Lila Avilés' Film 'The Chambermaid'

"Eve, do you copy?" Kino Lorber has debuted an official trailer for the indie drama The Chambermaid, the feature directorial debut of Mexican filmmaker Lila Avilés who comes from the theater world. ...

Bong Joon-ho Reacts to Historic Palme D’or Win, Denies ‘Parasite’ Mocks North Korea

Bong Joon-ho’s first stop after winning the Palme d’Or at the 2019 Cannes Film Festival was a press conference in which the moderator informed the press in attendance that Bong’s victory was a ...

Parasite review – creepy invasion of the lifestyle snatchers

Bong Joon-ho’s bizarre black comedy about a rich Korean family and a poor one in a modern-day Downton Abbey situation gets its tendrils in you Bong Joon-ho has returned to Cannes with a luxuriously ...

New Book “Rediscovering Korean Cinema” Examines Korean Cinema Studies

South Korean cinema is a striking example of non-Western contemporary cinematic success. Thanks to the increasing numbers of moviegoers and domestic films produced, South Korea has become one of the ...

Korean Film Nights 2019: Home Truths

Now in its 11th year, Korean Film Nights open for 2019 with ‘Home Truths’ – a season exploring how Korean domestic spaces on screen reflect cultural and societal change. Their six-part programme ...

Mira Lesmana Sets Up Indonesian Remake of Cj’s ‘Sunny’

Indonesia’s Miles Film and Korea’s Cj Entertainment are to co-produce an Indonesian remake of Korean hit “Sunny.” The film is a female-driven dramedy about a group of adult friends who reunite 20 ...

Couples of/from Asia entwine the 25th Vesoul International Film Festival of Asian Cinemas

It is not a secret that Vesoul International Film Festival of Asian Cinemas is a result of love for Asian countries, Asian culture, Asian films, and of romantic love. “This festival that was created ...

Korea’s Cj Entertainment to Develop 10 Movies in Hollywood (Exclusive)

South Korea’s leading movie studio, Cj Entertainment, is developing 10 film projects in Hollywood. Two of them, North American versions of “Miss Granny” and “Hide and Seek,” are set to start ...

Artists’ Choice #4: Kate Nhung (actress) lists her 10 Favorite Vietnamese Movies

With roles in films like the Bitcoin Heist and The Housemaid, Kate Nhung (Dương Hồng Nhung) has emerged as one of the most recognizable artists from Vietnam. Here she lists her favorite Vietnamese ...

Ivanhoe Eyes Vietnam Production Slate With Pacific Horizon

Ivanhoe Pictures has partnered with Pacific Horizon Pictures to devise a slate of local-language films in Vietnam. Among their first planned movies is a remake of Indian survival drama “Trapped.” The ...

Review Round-Up: The Housemaid, Are We Not Cats, The Cured

February has been a busy month, as there have been a ton of indie genre offerings coming out each and every week, and I had a chance to check out a trio of recent titles: The Cured from Irish ...

Weekly Update for February 23: Women Centric, Directed, and Written Films Playing Near You

“Annihilation”Films About Women Opening This Week Annihilation After her husband disappears, a biologist (Natalie Portman) signs up for a dangerous, secret expedition in an environmental disaster ...

movies by or about women opening Us/Can from Wed Feb 14

wide Black Panther [my review] Lupita Nyong’o, Danai Gurira, Letitia Wright, Angela Bassett, and Florence Kasumba costar in this comic-book action fantasy as powerful support for a male hero. (male ...

Interview: The Housemaid Writer/Director Derek Nguyen Discusses the Real-Life Inspirations Behind His Gothic Romance

Today, writer/director Derek Nguyen’s gothic romance The Housemaid arrives in select theaters and on various digital and VOD platforms courtesy of IFC Midnight. Starring Kate Nhung in the titular ...

Watch an Exclusive Clip from Derek Nguyen’s New Horror Movie The Housemaid

Beginning today, IFC Midnight takes horror fans back in time to 1953 Vietnam in the new horror film The Housemaid, and to celebrate the release of the Derek Nguyen movie, we've been provided with an ...

Exclusive: Talking Vietnamese Ghost Stories and Gothic Horror with The Housemaid Writer-Director Derek Nguyen

Her arrival awakes the wrath of spirits. Writer-director Derek Nguyen’s Vietnamese Gothic romance horror film The Housemaid is hitting select theaters, VOD, and Digital platforms in the U.S. today, ...

Review: The Housemaid, When the Dead Don't Leave You Alone

The dead are among us. Whether you believe the dead are decomposing, wandering, or haunting, they are sown into the fabric of life. Their influence varies greatly, depending upon the beliefs of the ...

The Housemaid Exclusive Clip: Do Ghosts Exist?

In Derek Nguyen's atmospheric -- and increasingly unsettling -- drama The Housemaid, a young woman is drawn into a world in which ghosts may exist.  Our exclusive clip sets that up. Nhung Kate has ...

Exclusive: This Clip From The Housemaid Grabs You By the Throat

The Asian horror explosion that began in the early 2000’s may have come and gone but it’s poised to make a comeback. Fantastic genre films from that part of the world are being shown regularly at film ...

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