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Punch by


Wan-deuk is a soft-spoken rebel who has all the makings of an at-risk youth. He comes from a poor family and is a quiet loner, who best expresses himself with his fists. He waits for the day he can escape the watchful eye of his meddling teacher and neighbor, Dong-ju. Dong-ju takes a particular interest in his young neighbor's life. One day, he blindsides Wan-deuk with some unexpected information: The mother Wan-deuk never knew is a Filipino immigrant and she wants to see him.

Oct 8, 2015
Sector 7 by

Sector 7

Hae-jun works in Sector 7 at an offshore rig. She dreams of finding oil in hopes that Japan may someday become energy-independent. However, things are going wrong with the rig, and the crew has a distinct feeling that there is something strange going on in the deep sea.

Oct 8, 2015
Songs From the North by

Songs From the North

An essay film which offers an unique look at the enigma of North Korea, a country typically seen through the distorted lens of jingoistic propaganda and derisive satire. Interweaving footage from director Soon-Mi Yoo's three visits to North Korea together with songs, spectacle, popular cinema and archival footage that tries to understand the psychology and popular imagery of the North Korean people.

Oct 8, 2015
Soo by


Twin brothers Tae Jin and Tae Soo grew up in the streets together. Years later, Tae Jin has grown up to become a police officer, while Tae Soo is now a top assassin. The brothers finally reunite after two decades of separation, only for Tae Jin to be brutally murdered in front of Tae Soo's eyes. Determined to avenge his brother's death, the guild-ridden Tae Soo assumes Tae Jin's identity and sets out on a blood-slashing path for revenge and redemption.

Oct 8, 2015
The Sword With No Name by

The Sword With No Name

The Joseon Dynasty's legendary Queen Min was a cherished ruler who fought courageously to modernize Korea. Forced to marry a king she did not love, and embroiled in a brutal struggle between rival world powers, the Queen draws her strength from a dashing rogue, a nameless headhunter who would do anything to be near her. The dark and brooding master of the blade protects the Queen as she stands strong against the sinister forces seeking to colonize her beloved country.

Oct 8, 2015
The Soul of Bread by

The Soul of Bread

A charming breadmaker comes up with a unique plan to save a small-town bakery from going under, but he also gets tangled up in a love triangle with the owner's daughter and her baker boyfriend.

Oct 8, 2015
Viva Love! by

Viva Love!

An unhappy landlady in her 50s finds the love she has been pining for in the arms of her daughter's boyfriend, 23 years her junior. Despite the dirty looks of the neighbors, she plans to hold on to her new love fervently through thick and thin.

Oct 8, 2015
Magic by


Myeong-jin and Jeong-wu are studying cello at the same conservatory. Myeong-jin is in awe of Jeong-wu's talent. Ji-eun, a piano student, is creating her own composition, 'Magic'. Jeong-wu offers to play it for her, but on the day of the performance, he collapses on stage, leaving Myeong-jin to complete the concert herself. While Ji-eun nurses Jeong-wu back to health, Myeong-jin offers to step in for Jeong-wu, but she refuses. After Jeong-wu passes away, Ji-eun seeks out Myeong-jin.

Oct 8, 2015
Legend of the Shadowless Sword by

Legend of the Shadowless Sword

After the Killer-Blade Army topples the ruling dynasty, the beautiful and deadly warrior Soha sets out to find the exiled prince and guide him to reclaim the fallen throne.

Oct 8, 2015
Treeless Mountain by

Treeless Mountain

Two young girls are sent to live with relatives when their mother searches for their missing father. When their mother doesn't come back, they are left at their grandparents' house, where they finally learn the importance of family. Bonus features include commentary and additional scenes.

Oct 8, 2015
Twilight Gangsters by

Twilight Gangsters

With their fund for a dream vacation in Hawaii stolen by robbers, three fierce grandmothers take it up upon themselves to get the vacation they desperate need, by tracking down the thieves and becoming bank robbers!

Oct 8, 2015
The Juche Idea by

The Juche Idea

A sympathetic South Korean filmmaker visits a North Korean artists' colony to bring Juche ideas into the 21st century and ends up producing hilariously stilted shorts and the enigmatic Dentures of Imperialism. Inspired by the true story of how a South Korean director was kidnapped in the '70s to invigorate the North's movie industry.

Oct 8, 2015
Ghost School Trilogy Box Set by

Ghost School Trilogy Box Set

Includes three tales of horror about seemingly normal schools that are hiding a deep and horrifying secret inside their walls. Includes Whispering Corridors (1998); Memento Mori (1999); and Wishing Stairs (2003).

Oct 8, 2015
Moss by


Hae-guk receives word that his estranged father has passed away, so he travels to the remote village where the older man lived to attend the funeral. However, when Hae-guk starts asking questions about his father's life - and unexplained death - the residents and their charismatic exchange mysterious looks and seem anxious to rush him out of their village. Something isn't right, and Hae-guk is determined to uncover the any cost!

Oct 8, 2015
Natural City by

Natural City

The cyborgs created to serve mankind have revolted. Torn between his secret love for a cyborg and his duty to his fellow humans, R must make a world-shattering choice.

Oct 8, 2015
My New Partner by

My New Partner

Young-joon, a Police Academy graduate, is a lieutenant working for the International Investigation Bureau, he is intelligent but very heartless as well. Now he's given the most fateful mission ever, to join an investigation team whose chief is Min-ho, his estranged father whom Young-joon hates more than anyone on earth. Min-ho is a completely different policeman, full of sentiment and hunches. How will they come up with a way to round up the gang as well as get over his hatred.

Oct 8, 2015
Northern Limit Line by

Northern Limit Line

June 29th, 2002. As the citizens of South Korea celebrate the FIFA World Cup, the North Korean navy sends two patrol boats to a disputed border in the Yellow Sea. The surprise attack on Battleship 357, now remembered as the Battle of Yeonpyeong, honors the men who bravely fought for freedom.

Oct 8, 2015
Once Upon a Time in Corea by

Once Upon a Time in Corea

During Japanese colonial rule, in the year 1944, the legendary 3000 carat diamond Light of the East is found in Korea. This precious gem is to be taken to Japan by their military. However, it turns quite a few thieves and random crooks are all planning to steal the diamond in convoy - among them a charming con artist and a beautiful jazz singer.

Oct 8, 2015
Parallel Life by

Parallel Life

A young judge is known for making tough and uncompromising decisions. But, his carefully ordered life is thrown into chaos after his wife is brutally murdered. Apparently, a former criminal, called 'The Chaser,' has a grudge against him for a past ruling. It soon becomes apparent that the case is far from closed, as a reporter contacts Suk Hyun, informing him that his life appears to be following the exact same path of another judge, some 30 years ago.

Oct 8, 2015
The Outlaw by

The Outlaw

Detective Jung-soo constantly comes face to face with victims of brutal, senseless murders, which makes him outraged. During one investigation, he meets Ji-hyun, a victim that survived a brutal attack. Eventually, she and Jung-soo are wed.

Oct 8, 2015