May 29

To Her (2017) aka 사촌여동생 (sa-chon-yeo-dong-saeng)

Gwang-ho is bored except for the time he’s taking off his girlfriend’s underwear. He visits his Seoul home at the news that his grandfather is dying. Amidst the awkwardness, he remembers something. Ji-yoon is his cousin who has grown up to be a young lady. Gwang-ho is attracted to the fully grown woman and the same is said for Ji-yoon.

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May 15

Female Hostel (2017) aka 여자 하숙집 (yeo-ja ha-suk-jib)

Hyeon-soo manages a hostel run by his friend Jeong-ho. It’s a hostel for foreign female students. There is a Korean-American from LA, a Japanese who’s here to learn Korean out of love for K-Pop and his friend’s sister who just happens to be there. These women are very outspoken and Hyeon-soo and Jeong-ho fall for them.

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May 09

The Inside Story (2017) aka 속사정 (sok-sa-jeong)

One day, a woman (Lee Soo-yeon) goes to a police station and claims she’s confessing to a murder. The more surprising this is, she claims to be his wife. The police goes to the scene of the crime and sees a man (Choi Joo-hyeok) stabbed to death. Her husband is a well-known entrepreneur but he is found miserably dead. Soo-yeon’s story is shocking. Her husband was the Devil himself. He treated his wife as a sexual plaything and even dared to covet her sister (Lee Ji-yeon).The police can’t help but be surprised at the shocking things Soo-yeon tells them and the investigation seems to be coming to an end. However, Gi-cheol feels uncomfortable every time a piece of truth is revealed; the whereabouts of Soo-yeon’s sister and the directors of the husband’s company all seem strange. Despite the fact that the chief keeps telling him to wrap up the case, Gi-cheol continues to investigate. Then, news of Ji-yeon’s suicide comes up and a recorded file of her will is found. The case becomes more and more complicated while Gi-cheol and Soo-yeon also become complicated.

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May 08

Seoul Rainbow (1989) aka Seoul mujigae

Yu-ra yearns for money and fame while Jun wants to go back to his hometown. Yu-ra scolds Jun. Jun helps Yu-ra in her efforts to become a star. In her reach for stardom, Yu-ra is unaware that a person is helping her out from behind the scenes. Once Yu-ra achieves her goal, her actions are restricted and she is treated like a prized pet. Yu-ra realizes that her dream of being the top is a mask of falsehood and pain and she misses Jun’s love. She tries to escape her reality but instead her reality tightens its hold on her. Finally, Yu-ra ends up in a mental institution where she is forced into being an amnesiac. Jun learns of Yu-ra’s disappearance and he pursues her until he finds her in the mental institution.

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May 03

Never Forever (2007) aka 두번째 사랑

Sophie Lee has been trying unsuccessfully to get pregnant. Her husband’s family, devout Korean Catholics, prays for the couple. His failure to have a child is deeply shameful to him, so when he attempts suicide, Sophie tries something extreme: she follows an undocumented immigrant – a Korean who resembles her husband – from a fertility clinic to his apartment in New York City where she proposes to hire him to sire her child. She offers $300 per session and $30,000 if she gets pregnant. After several sessions, neither is able to keep emotion out of the arrangement. Where can this relationship go, and what about her husband? Will her actions save him and their marriage?

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Apr 28

My Brother’s Wife 3: The Woman Downstairs (2017) aka 형님아내3 (hyeong-nim-a-nae-3)

My sister and I moved into a new house. We didn’t do much but the woman downstairs came up to ask us to keep it down.She said she was sensitive so we decided to keep it down.Her gangster husband would beat her when he came home drunk.Every time I heard her suffer from the beatings, I couldn’t stand it and would stomp the floor to create a distraction.She would come up telling us to be quiet.I told her I did it intentionally. I also decided to do something about the woman who showed interest in me by memorizing my number.

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Apr 28

Some: An Erotic Tale (2017) aka 썸:은밀한 이야기 (sseom:eun-mil-han i-ya-gi)

Bomi is a friendly broadcasting writer. She has a boyfriend named Jeong-nam who just graduated from law school, but they’re not on very good terms right now. Their sex isn’t fun either.Then one day, Bomi’s friend suggests she joins the adult version of “Pairs” and starts having affairs with different people. Man 1,2 and 3 and woman 1,2 and 3 check each other out but jealousy gets the best of them and they step over the line.

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Apr 28

Scandal III (2017) aka 스캔들III (seu-kaen-deul-III)

Late superstar Hyeok-bin is slowly regaining his reputation with his honest and funny online podcast. He considers this a chance he will never have again and does his best. Meanwhile, rookie actress Ah-hyeon, sex columnist Yeo-jin and movie director Tae-hyeon are panel mebers who hate the fact that they have to broadcast with Hyeok-bin who is hot-tempered. While the gap between them deepens, will their podcast succeed?

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