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[Video] Added new trailer and posters for the Korean movie “Gangnam 1970″

By in News posted Oct October 18th, 2014 No comments

Added new trailer and posters for the upcoming Korean movie "Gangnam 1970"

"Gangnam 1970" (2014)Directed by Yoo HaWith Lee Min-ho, Kim Rae-won, Jeong Jin-yeong, Kim Ji-soo, Seolhyun, Yoo Seung-mok,...Formerly known as "Gangnam Blues" (gang-nam beul-lu-seu, 강남 블루스)SynopsisA noir movie based in the 1970"s. A story of political authority and collusion is drawn with intensity when the Gangnam real estate development started.Release date in Korea : 2014/11

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Trailer revealed for Lee Min Ho”s movie “Gangnam 1970″

By in News posted Oct October 8th, 2014 No comments

"Gangnam 1970", formerly known as "Gangnam Blues", has finally released its trailer, showing fans a sneak peek of what"s to come!



"Gangnam 1970" is a story about two ambitious men played by Lee Min Ho and Kim Rae Won. The intense, action-packed movie will follow them as the two characters fight over the territory of Gangnam. The movie is further described as "a noir movie based in the 1970"s. A story of political authority and collusion is drawn with intensity when the Gangnam real estate development started. [sic]"


"Gangnam 1970" is a movie directed by Yoo Ha, who is known for his works "Once Upon a Time High School" (2004) and "A Dirty Carnival" (2006). As the movie features the work of a successful, respected director as well as a star-studded cast, it is highly anticipated by fans

Trailer for Lee Minho’s movie “Gangnam Blues” released

By in News posted Oct October 9th, 2014 No comments

A trailer for Lee Minho’s latest work, “Gangnam Blues”, also known as “Gangnam 1970” has been revealed!

In addition to the photo stills released in September, the trailer gives fans a more in-depth look into the action-packed, dramatic, and emotional film. Though the clip is less than a minute in length, the emotional storyline and powerful acting as well as incredible cinematography are shown.

"Gangnam Blues" is a noir action film written and directed by Yoo Ha and stars Lee Minho and Kim Raewon. The film is set in 1970s in Gangnam and follows the friendship of two childhood friends as they are tested in a battle between political powers and criminal organizations.

In other news, Lee Minho will be releasing his second album this month in addition to traveling around for his "Re:MINHO" fan meetings

First Trailer For Lee Min Ho's 'Gangnam Blues' Has Been Released

By in News posted Oct October 8th, 2014 No comments


(Photo : Showbox/Gangnam Blues )
Additional teaser images from "Gangnam Blues" were released with the first trailer of the film.

The first trailer for the upcoming Lee Min Ho film “Gangnam Blues” also known as “Gangnam 1970” was released on October 8. Lee Min Ho stars as Kim Jong Dae, a man whose life of poverty initially drives him into the heart of political corruption.


Jong Dae grows up with his best friend Yong Ki, portrayed by “A Thousand Day’s Promise” actor Kim Rae Won. As Jong Dae and Yong Ki grow older, they embark on separate paths, with Jong Dae pursuing an honest lifestyle while Yong Ki becomes heavily involved in organized crime. While this is a common theme for Korean noir films, the backdrop of Gangnam during its tumultous period of real estate development in the seventies provides an interesting premise for “Gangnam Blues

Lee Min Ho and Kim Rae Won Exude Charisma in the Latest Teaser Photos from “Gangnam Blues”

By in News posted Oct September 4th, 2014 No comments

Actors Lee Min Ho and Kim Rae Won exude intense charisma in the latest teaser images released from their upcoming noir film “Gangnam Blues.”

Directed by director and poet Yu Ha, who is known for his dramatic and dark movies like “Dirty Carnival,” “Gangnam Blues” will be an action noir film about the turmoils regarding the Gangnam district’s real estate craze of the 1970′s.“Gangnam Blues” also stars Jung Jin Young and Kim Ji Soo.

In the teaser images, glimpses of the two leading actors Lee Min Ho and Kim Rae Won’s characters can be seen.

“Gangnam Blues” recently completed shooting, on August 31, and has gone into post-production

‘Young Do’s Dad’ Choi Jin Ho Confirmed to Join ‘Gangnam Blues’

By in News posted Oct April 11th, 2014 No comments

Choi Jin Ho, who acted as ‘Young Do’s dad’ on SBS’s The Heirs will be joining the cast members of Gangnam Blues.

Choi Jin Ho has been confirmed to take on the role of congressman ‘Park Seung Gu,’ a power hungry politician who joins hands with a gangster group headed by Baek Yong Gi (Kim Rae Won) to get what he wants.

After reading scenario for Gangnam Blues, Choi Jin Ho said, “The scenario pulls you in as you read it. I’m happy to be meeting with the audience through a good project. I will try by my best to show good acting.”

Meanwhile, Gangnam Blues is an action noir film about the political power joining forces with the dark sides of the society during 1970’s in Gangnam, when the real estate market began growing at a tremendous rate

Actress Kim Ji Soo to Make Onscreen Comeback in New Film, “Gangnam Blues”

By in News posted Oct April 4th, 2014 No comments

Actress Kim Ji Soo will be making her first onscreen comeback in eight years through her role in the film, “Gangnam Blues.”

According to the actress’ agency, Namoo Actors, “Actress Kim Ji Soo has decided to make a special appearance in the film, ‘Gangnam Blues.’”

“Gangnam Blues” is set in the development district of Youngdong, Seoul during the 1970s, which makes up today’s Gangnam area. The film portrays the story of how political authorities and dark societal figures conspire to gain foothold in the real estate development of the area. The film shows off an impressive cast, which includes actors Lee Min Ho and Kim Rae Won.

In the film, Kim Ji Soo will be playing the role of Min Sung Hee, the “Madam” of an adult entertainment establishment who introduces helps Jong Dae (Lee Min Ho) and Yong Gi (Kim Rae Won) open their eyes to investing in real estate

Kim Rae Won to Make Screen Comeback through ‘Gangnam Blues’

By in News posted Oct March 18th, 2014 No comments

Kim Rae Won has confirmed his return to the big screen through upcoming movie Gangnam Blues.

HB Entertainment, Kim Rae Won’s agency, stated on March 18, “Kim Rae Won has finalized his decision and decided to make his screen comeback through Gangnam Blues. As it is his first movie in a long time, he is currently focusing on analyzing the project and his character, as well as shaping his body to show manly traits in the movie.”

Traditionally having taken dandy and soft characters, Kim Rae Won will be taking on a strong and charismatic role for Gangnam Blues, and is working hard to portray the character from inside and out.

Gangnam Blues is a new movie directed by Yooha and will depict the story of conspiracy between political power and dark sides of the society during 1970’s when real estate started developing at a rapid pace around Gangnam area

AoA’s Seolhyun confirmed to work alongside Lee Min Ho for big screen debut in ‘Gangnam Blues’

By in News posted Oct March 3rd, 2014 No comments

AoA"s Seolhyun is now confirmed to star alongside Lee Min Ho in upcoming movie "Gangnam Blues," marking her big screen debut! She had previously acted in dramas "My Daughter Seoyoung" and "Ugly Alert," but this will be her first time on the big screen.


Her agency said on March 3, "AoA"s Seolhyun was ultimately cast in movie "Gangnam Blues" and will be making her big screen debut." She beat 500 other people who auditioned for the role!


SEE ALSO: AOA bids their fans goodbye from their "Miniskirt" promotions



"Gangnam Blues" is an action noir film that takes place in Seoul"s Gangnam district in the 1970s. The story revolves around political authorities and dark societal forces conspiring during a time when Gangnam was beginning to develop

Lee Min Ho Halts Overseas Activities to Concentrate on “Gangnam Blues”

By in News posted Oct February 26th, 2014 No comments

Fans of actor Lee Min Ho all over the world will temporarily have to wait a bit more to have the chance to see him in person. According to a news agency report, Lee Min Ho would have to decline the offers for him to tour beginning April, since his film “Gangnam Blues” will start shooting. His last overseas event will be in Yokohama, Japan in March.

“We will have to postpone all the performances planned because he will need to focus on filming for the time being,” Lee Min Ho’s rep said in a statement.

Throughout 2013, Lee Min Ho held events in China, Japan and Southeast Asia, including stops in Malaysia and the Philippines, for an eight-city tour. The success was seen to continue and he received a rush of requests to visit other places elsewhere around the globe. His visit has become an event for a particular city that foreign fans book travel packages around his performances

AOA’s Seolhyun revealed to have auditioned for new movie ‘Gangnam Blues’ + to halt her activities for the time being

By in News posted Oct February 25th, 2014 No comments
AOA"s Seolhyun denied rumors that she will be joining Lee Min Ho in new movie "Gangnam Blues" and clarified that she only auditioned for it.


SEE ALSO: AOA bids their fans goodbye from their "Miniskirt" promotions


A FNC Entertainment rep told TV Report on February 25, "Although it is true that [Seolhyun] auditioned for "Gangnam Blues", her casting is not confirmed yet... This audition might be a good opportunity for Seolhyun, but we were placed in a sticky situation with the report of something that is not confirmed yet."


"Seolhyun is currently receiving rehabilitative treatment due to her reoccurring leg injury. She will halt all of her activities for the time being and focus on her recovery."


"Gangnam Blues" is an action noir film that takes place in Seoul"s Gangnam district in the 1970s

AOA’s Seolhyun May Act Opposite Lee Min Ho in ‘Gangnam Blues’

By in News posted Oct February 25th, 2014 No comments

It looks like AOA’s Seolhyun will be making her debut on the big screen soon.

According to related movie staff members, Seolhyun is currently in the final stages of being cast for upcoming movie Gangnam Blues.

Written by director Yoo Ha himself, Gangnam Blues is an action movie setting Gangnam district in 1970s as the background.

If she is cast in the film, Seolhyun will be acting as Sun Hye, who is like a younger sister to the protagonist Jong Dae, acted by Lee Min Ho. Raised as an orphan, Dong Ho will be doing anything he can to protect Sun Hye, who he regards as his family.

FNC Entertainment, AOA’s agency, stated, “She went for the audition, but the movie production company has not given us the final confirmation for her role in the movie

Kim Rae Won to Join Lee Min Ho in “Gangnam Blues”?

By in News posted Oct December 16th, 2013 No comments

After it was confirmed that actor Lee Min Ho accepted the lead role in film, “Gangnam Blues” a couple days ago, the next actor in talks to join the cast has been revealed to be Kim Rae Won.

Kim Rae Won’s agency HB Entertainment representatives told OSEN on December 16 over a phone interview, “We are currently working out the details of Kim Rae Won possibly taking part in ‘Gangnam Blues.’Since we’re just trying to coordinate everything, there’s nothing more we can really tell you at this point.”

The action-noir film “Gangnam Blues” was written by “A Dirty Carnival” director Yoo Ha and is set in the 1970’s during the redevelopment of what is currently known today as Gangnam district

Lee Min Ho Confirms His Next Project: Lead Role in New Film “Gangnam Blues”

By in News posted Oct December 14th, 2013 No comments

2013 has been a busy year for Lee Min Ho, and it seems his success as an actor will continue into 2014 since the actor confirmed his role in a new film, “Gangnam Blues.”

“Gangnam Blues” was written by director Yoo Ha. The plot is set in the development district of Youngdong, Seoul during the 1970s, which makes up today’s Gangnam area. It is an action film noir portraying a time when political authorities and dark societal figures conspired to gain foothold in the real estate development in the area.

Lee Min Ho will be playing the lead role destined to meet his tragic fate, and the actor is preparing to pull off many advanced action scenes for the film. The teamwork between Lee Min Ho and Yoo Ha is predicted to create one of the most anticipated films for 2014, which is scheduled to begin filming in March and released during the later half of 2014

Lee Min Ho Confirms for ‘Gangnam Blues’

By in News posted Oct December 13th, 2013 No comments

After the success of the drama The Heirs, Starhaus entertainment has announced that Lee Min Ho will be heading to the big screen for the movie Gangnam Blues!


Representative of Lee Min Ho’s agency, Starhaus Entertainment says they have finalized their decision for Lee Min Ho to star in Gangnam Blues. The movie is set in 1970s when the real estate business went through a major change around the Gangnam area and will tell the story of the conspiracy of the government and underground forces at the time. The movie will be directed by Yoo Ha.

Lee Min Ho is casted as the lead – a character with sad, cruel fate and he will be challenging high-level of action scenes. The movie is scheduled to start filming next March and planned to premiere in late 2014

Lee Min Ho finally confirmed for upcoming film ‘Gangnam Blues’

By in News posted Oct December 13th, 2013 No comments
Lee Min Ho chose the perfect time to announce he"ll be starring in "Gangnam Blues"!



As the drama "Heirs" is now over, Lee Min Ho will open up a new chapter in his acting career through the big screen. His agency stated, "Lee Min Ho is starring in director Yoo Ha"s film "Gangnam Blues (Land gate, Gangnam 1970)"."


Director Yoo Ha revealed Lee Min Ho caught his eye from the start, "Although several actors were interested, I had Lee Min Ho in mind since a long time ago while planning for this production... I anticipate a synergistic effect with actor Lee Min Ho who possesses charisma, handsome charms, and individuality."


"Gangnam Blues" is an action noir film that takes place in Seoul"s Gangnam district in the 1970s

Lee Min Ho Confirmed to Star in Movie ′Gangnam Blues′

By in News posted Oct December 13th, 2013 No comments

After starring in one of the hottest dramas in 2013, The Heirs, Lee Min Ho is headed to star in the big screen in 2014.

SBS The Heirs’s hero Lee Min Ho will star in an upcoming movie Land gate, Gangnam 1970, directed by Yoo Ha.

Starhaus Entertainment, Lee Min Ho’s agency, reported on December 13, “We have finalized our decision on Lee Min Ho’s appearance in Land gate, Gangnam 1970.”

Written by director Yoo Ha himself, the movie is based on Seoul in 1970s when the real estate business went through a major change around Gangnam area, and will tell the story of the conspiracy of the government and underground forces at the time.

Lee Min Ho will take on the lead role, a character with a cruel fate, and act out many high-level action scenes

Lee Min Ho Positively Considering Movie Role in ‘Gangnam Blues’

By in News posted Oct September 16th, 2013 No comments

While working hard on his drama, Lee Min Ho received an offer to play a role in the upcoming movie, Gangnam Blues by director Yoo Ha.

On September 16, Starhaus talked to Enews saying, “We received the offer from the director and we are positively considering it, but as of now, we’re focused on his drama shooting.”

Gangnam Blues is about the property development of Gangnam in the 1970s. The movie will be led by director Yoo Ha, who created hit films such as SpiritJeet Keun Do, A Dirty Carnival, Frozen Flower, and more.

Meanwhile, Lee Min Ho is currently filming SBS’ upcoming drama, The Heirs, set for an October 9 broadcast.

Photo credit: Hwa and Dam Pictures

“You & Me” and Ulala Session

By in News posted Oct September 9th, 2014 No comments
“You & Me” and Ulala Session Written by Willis On September 8, 2014

It has been a long while since Ulala Session has released music. Aside from some OST tracks and their stint on Immortal Song 2, the group has not put forth much since the passing of their leader Lim Yoon-taek. This time around, the group has filmed an energetic dance pop number in the Chungjang part of Gwangju. “You & Me” will serve as the main theme for the Chungjang Festival. This street culture festival is held for five days during October, and this year, the theme has the area trying to emulate the 1970s and 1980s. The song and MV are both upbeat affairs with the men of Ulala Session bringing their usual character and humor on screen.

The song starts off with the sounds of clapping over a guitar riff

Which Star Of ‘The Heirs’ Will Be The Next Top K-Movie Star?

By in News posted Oct July 29th, 2014 No comments


(Photo : Star Haus Entertainment,SidusHQ, Atree Media) Which of these four stars of "The Heirs" has will be the next top K-Movie star?

“The Divine Move” starring Jung Woo Sung, Lee Bum Soo, and “Fated to Love You” star Choi Jin Hyuk opened in theaters throughout North America, this past weekend.

Choi Jin Hyuk has one of his first major film roles in “The Divine Move” the GO hustling gangster Sun Soo. he role is a departure from the sweet yet slightly detached characters he has portrayed over the past year in the popular Korean dramas “Emergency Couple” and “The Heirs.”

Choi Jin Hyuk delivers a captivating performance as Sun Soo and is featured in one of the best scenes of “The Divine Move