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A Taxi Driver: Gwangju Uprising From the Perspective of Outsiders

A Taxi Driver: Gwangju Uprising From the Perspective of Outsiders

SEOUL, July 14 (Korea Bizwire) – The South Korean historical drama “A Taxi Driver” opens with Seoul taxi driver Kim Man-seop (Song Kang-ho) hilariously singing along with an iconic popular song of the ’80s behind the wheel. It’s May 1980, several days before the bloody crackdown of a pro-democracy uprising in Gwangju, some 330 kilometers [...]

‘The Throne’ Opens Successfully by Gaining More Than 1 Mln Audience during Weekend

‘The Throne’ Opens Successfully by Gaining More Than 1 Mln Audience during Weekend

SEOUL, Sept. 21 (Korea Bizwire) — The Korean period drama about a Joseon Dynasty (1392-1910) king who starved his own son to death was the top performer at the local box office over the weekend, data showed Monday. “The Throne” drew 1.32 million viewers during the Sept. 18-20 weekend, bringing the film’s total attendance to 1.8 [...]