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Tuesday, June 15, 2021

Jennifer Lopez to Star in Atlas for Netflix


 We now have the name of the second independent film that singer/actress Jennifer Lopez is doing for Netflix. The mega star will produce and star as Atlas in a film of the same name Atlas is a woman fighting for humanity in a future world where an AI soldier has decided that the only way to end war is to put an end to humanity. To save humanity and herself, Atlas must out think the rogue AI with what she fears the most — another AI.

 

Friday, June 11, 2021

Ji Chang-Wook, Master Villain in ‘Hard Hit’

 

All fans of Ji Chang-Wook are aware of his versatility as an actor. He can bring his many characters to life with personalities that range from comical to manic. Such works as Backstreet Rookie, Empress Ki, and The K2 among others are prime examples of his acting skills.

Ji Chang-Wook has been a prince, a king, a saver and a con, but now he is in a role the villain. Not just any type a villain. He plays Jin-Woo in the upcoming South Korea suspense thriller, ‘Hard Hit’, a film in which a father, Sung-Kyum (played by Jo Woo-Jin) of two small children are force to take a harrowing and terrifying drive in a car that Sung-Kyum has been told by Jin-Woo that if he stops the car a bomb within the car will explode.

The reason for Jin-Woo deadly action towards Sung-Kyum is the mystery fans will learn during the viewing of 'Hard Hit’ when it airs on June 23, 2021

 

Ji Chang-Wook,  Jo Woo-Jin and  Lee Jae-In

 

Thursday, June 10, 2021

The House Next Door: Meet The Blacks 2 Movie

The House Next Door: Meet The Blacks 2 Movie


 Carl Black is about to face off with the neighbor from hell in The House Next Door. Carl has only ever wanted the best for his family, but after surviving the events that led to his (not-so-)bestselling book, he’s moving everyone to his childhood home, where’s he’ll contend not only with his wife Lorene and kids Allie and Carl Jr., but everyone who drives him crazy: Cronut, Freezee, Rico, and an entire neighborhood of characters who seem to attract strange activity after dark. And nothing could be more freaky than his new neighbor Dr. Mamuwalde who may or may not be a vampire. From co-writer/director Deon Taylor (Fatale, The Intruder), as the Meet the Blacks universe expands, it will be up to Carl to figure out what his neighbor is up to in the middle of the night before it’s too late for him and his family.

Deon Taylor, Gary Owen, Mike Epps, Zulay Henao, Katt Williams, Bresha Webb, Corey Harrell, Andrew Bachelor, Michael Blackson, Lil Duval, Tyrin Turner, Alex Henderson

Release Date:

Friday, June 11, 2021 (Nationwide)

Some Future Asian Entertainment to Watch


 “Mogadishu,” starring Kim Yun-Seok, Zo In-Sung and Heo Jun-Ho, scheduled for a July, 2021 Release Date

Mogadishu

Han Shin-Sung (Kim Yun-Seok) works as an ambassador at the South Korean Embassy in Mogadishu, Somalia. A civil war breaks out in the country. Han Shin-Sung, his wife, and embassy officials are trapped in the embassy building. Meanwhile, Kang Dae-Jin (Zo In-Sung) works as a councilor at the North Korean Embassy in Mogadishu. The North Korean Embassy experiences the same threat of violence as the South Korean Embassy. Han Shin-Sung and Kang Dae-Jin work together to get people from both embassies out of Somalia. --- AsianWiki

Mogadishu Release Date: August 13, 2021

Kei Watanabe (Kokoro Terada) is a 5th grade elementary school student. He has inherited the hunter's blood to hunt yokai. To save the world from being destroyed,Kei Watanabe challenges a war against the yokai.
 Cast

    Kokoro Terada - Kei Watanabe
    Hana Sugisaki - Warrior in fox mask
    Takao Osawa - Gyobu Inugami
    Nao Omori - Nurarihyon
    Sakura Ando - Ubume
    Koji Ookura - Shojo
    Takahiro Miura - Tengu
    Yuko Oshima - Yukionna
    Takashi Okamura - Azukiarai
    Kenichi Endo - Yadokai
    Renji Ishibashi - Okubi
    Eiji Akaso - Amanojaku
    Sumire - Ibaraki-doji
    Kazuki Kitamura - Tsuna Watanabe
    Nanako Matsushima - Reika Watanabe
    Akira Emoto - old man
    Rei Inomata - Dai Watanabe
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The 8th Night
A life-or-death battle spanning eight days to prevent the breaking of the seal that restrains “That Which Must Not Awaken.” Once awakened, it can cross the stepping stones to wreak havoc on this world.

The teaser poster features Lee Sung-min as Park Jin-su, the fated guardian. He is sitting in a dark room with dim candlelight casting its glow on his face that is impassive but has an intense and wary gaze that commands attention. The overpowering shadow behind him appears to be the one he must restrain, the personified image of “That Which Must Not Awaken.” This bizarre and menacing form piques interest as to how the story will unfold.--- Netflix

Release Date: July 2nd, 2021 at 3:00 AM EDT
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Katla

In Iceland, after the subglacial volcano Katla has been erupting constantly for a whole year, Gríma is still looking for her missing sister who disappeared the day the eruption started. As her hope of ever finding her body is fading, the residents of the surrounding area start to have visits from unexpected guests. There might be something hidden under the glacier no one could ever have foreseen. --- Netflix

Release Date: June 17th, 2021 at 3:00 AM EDT


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The Ice Road


The Ice Road


After a remote diamond mine collapses in far northern Canada, a ‘big-rig’ ice road driver (Liam Neeson) must lead an impossible rescue mission over a frozen ocean to save the trapped miners. Contending with thawing waters and a massive storm, they discover the real threat is one they never saw coming. --- Netflix



Cast
Liam Neeson
Laurence Fishburne
Benjamin Walker
Amber Midthunder
Marcus Thomas

Release Date: June 25th, 2021 at 3:00 AM EDT


Tuesday, June 8, 2021

'Infinite', starring Mark Wahlberg to debut tomorrow on Thursday, June 10th only on Paramount+.


 'Infinite', starring Mark Wahlberg is my best choice for this Thursday night movie viewing. If I am not wrong it is also first Paramount+ straight to streaming movie that would be follow the HBO/MAX and Disney+ streaming format of bring new movies straight into viewers home.

In the movie Evan McCauley (Wahlberg), discovered skills he never knew he possessed and memories of places he has never visited and always believed were delusions. Self-medicated and on the brink of a mental breakdown, Evan is sought by a secret group that call themselves "Infinites," revealing to him that his memories are real and dating back over a thousand life times.

Directed by Antoine Fuqua

Produced by   

    Lorenzo di Bonaventura

    Mark Wahlberg

    Rafi Crohn

    Antoine Fuqua

    Mark Huffam

    Stephen Levinson

    Mark Vahradian

    John Zaozirny

Screenplay by Ian Shorr

Story by Todd Stein

Based on The Reincarnationist Papers by D. Eric Maikranz

 


Starring          

    Mark Wahlberg

    Chiwetel Ejiofor

    Sophie Cookson

    Jason Mantzoukas

    Rupert Friend

    Liz Carr

    Toby Jones

    Dylan O'Brien

Tuesday, February 23, 2021

Song Joong-ki is Back!

If you are an avid Korean entertainment fan, then you are familiar with the works of actor Song Joong-ki. Many of know from the such as international hits as Descendants of the Sun, Battleship Island and A Werewolf Boy. Now Song Joong-ki is back and starring in the Netflix original series, Vicenza.

Synopsis: 

During a visit to his motherland, a Korean-Italian mafia lawyer gives an unrivaled conglomerate a taste of its own medicine with a side of justice.

The series also stars Starring: Jeon Yeo-been, Ok Taec-yeon

You can also see Song Joong-ki in the Korean Sci-Fi blockbuster, Space Sweepers streaming now on Netflix as well.

Synopsis:

Set in 2092, Earth has become a bleak planet which will soon be uninhabitable. Spaceship Victory is one of the many that live off salvaging space debris. Crewed with a genius space pilot Tae-ho, a mysterious ex-space pirate Captain Jang, an ex-con spaceship engineer Tiger Park, and a reprogrammed military robot Bubs, Spaceship Victory surpasses all other space sweepers. After successfully snatching a crashed space shuttle in the latest debris chase, Victory’s crew find a 7-year-old girl inside. They realize that she’s the humanlike robot wanted by UTS Space Guards, and decide to demand ransom in exchange.

Song Joong-ki (Descendants of the Sun, A Werewolf Boy) plays Tae-ho, the pilot who undertakes any profitable venture. Kim Tae-ri (Mr. Sunshine, The Handmaiden) takes on the role of Captain Jang, while Jin Sun-kyu (Kingdom, Extreme Job) and Yoo Hai-jin (Confidential Assignment, A Taxi Driver) play Tiger Park and Bubs, respectively.