ASTRO GARDENER (2019)
directed by_ WON Jong-shik
KIM Yeon Woo, BAE Soo Bin, SHIN Yong Woo, JEON Tae Yeol
After losing her father in a car accident a year ago, ‘Suha’, a teenage girl, is not on good terms with her mother. Having become afraid of the dark since her father’s passing, Suha resents her mother for making her spend the summer at a quiet village in Suha Valley. Suha’s only source of comfort is her newfound friend, a puppy named ‘Night’. With a black stone she finds one day, Suha somehow enters the Astro Garden, where the stars of the universe are taken care of at night. There, she meets Omu, the Astro Gardener. When Pluto’s men attack and steal the dark, Suha loses the dark stone and Night’s shadow. Omu warns that if they can’t recover the stolen darkness overnight, the universe will vanish. Suha heads to Pluto’s base with Omu to save Night from dying due to his missing shadow. However, encountering him on a pirate ship between two black holes, Pluto turns out to be the handsome, gentle young man of Suha’s dreams!
BY QUANTUM PHYSICS: A NIGHTLIFE VENTURE (2019)
directed by_ LEE Seong-tae
PARK Hae-soo, SEO Yea-ji
A strong advocate of the concept ‘thoughts create reality’ that he insists as by quantum physics, a former bar waiter Chan-woo’s dream is to run his own high-end nightclub. With the backing of a big shot moneylender, Chan-woo manages to scout Eun-young, a legendary floor manager in the business, and endeavors to turn his thought into reality. One day, Chan-woo witnesses a famous rapper named Fractal causing trouble at a bar where he used to work. While helping out to defuse the situation, he finds out that Fractal is high on drugs and sneaks this to Park Ki-hun, a senior inspector at the police intelligence bureau, whom he’s been working for as an informant. Park soon arrests Fractal and forces him to fess up names of the people involved. One of the drug buddies Fractal reveals turns out to be the son of an infamous loan shark Don Baek, who is rumored to be a sponsor of the Chief Presidential Secretary. Wanting to make a high profile arrest that could lead to exposing political corruption that has been beyond his reach, Park gets Fractal to hold a drug-fueled party to arrest Baek’s son at the scene of the crime. And against his own wish, Chan-woo is forced to help Park in capturing Baek’s son. However, someone tips this off to a prosecutor named Yang who’s been waiting for the chance to blackmail Don Baek. And Park’s ambitious crack down goes horribly wrong as prosecutor Yang’s team raids the scene first. Caught in the middle of a complicated situation, Chan-woo now must struggle to get out of the chaos to save his own life.
BATTLE OF JANGSARI (2019)
directed by_ KWAK Kyung-taek, KIM Tae-hun
KIM Myung-min, CHOI Min-ho, KIM Sung-cheol, KIM In-kwon and Megan FOX
Based on a true story of Jangsari Landing Operation, 772 student soldiers – whose average age was 17 and who received just 2 weeks of boot camp training – were tossed into Korean War effort in order to pave the way for Incheon Landing Operation, which turned the tide of war.
BRING ME HOME (2019)
directed by_ KIM Seung-woo
LEE Young-ae, YOO Jae-myung
A heart-wrenching story of a mother's unbending search for her missing son.
directed by_ JO Seul-yeah
SHIN Min-a, LEE You-young
Skill, beauty, personality, ‘Diving Diva’ Lee-young has it all. Not being able to be with her best friend Su-jin is the only thing that gets in her way. Just so she can help Su-jin out, she changes her event to synchronizing swimming. While pouring everything to Olympics selection practice, Su-jin and Lee-young are involved in a freak accident. Su-jin disappears without a trace, while Lee-young survives but loses her memory. Lee-young’s memory slowly comes back to her but remembers strange side of Su-jin. Her iron will begins to shake on the diving board.