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Musa (2001)

Also called The Warrior, although not wuxia, this gripping 155 minute Korean historical epic takes place in 1375 when an Envoy from Goryeo (a Korean Kingdom) travels to Ming China.   385 more words


Battle of Wits (2006)

Mò Gōng (original title) has also been titled ‘Battle of the Warriors‘ and ‘Battle of Kingdoms

370 BC during the Warring States period, Ge Li, a Mohist, comes to help the King of Liang defend his city against the Zhao army. 458 more words

Martial Arts

Chilsu and Mansu (칠수와 만수, Park Kwang-su, 1988)

Though not a big box office hit at the time of its release, Park Kwang-su’s Chilsu and Mansu (칠수와 만수, Chil-su wa Man-su) is not only fondly remembered by its contemporary audience chiefly because of the amusing performances of its still popular leading actors, but is also credited with kicking off what would become known as Korean New Wave. 995 more words