Tempat liburan yang populer di pantai Laut Timur, Haeundae menarik pengunjung satu juta ke pantai setiap tahunnya. Geologist Kim Hwi runs into his divorced wife, Yoo-jin. It's in many ways a predictable conclusion, borne out of the post-quota psyche afflicting both Chungmuro and investors. Haeundae Korean Movie - 2009 - HanCinema :: The. M Park 4 Theatre 3240 Wilshire Blvd. Tomorrow the movie should surpass Silmido, so it slips into the number 4 spot of the most successful Korean movies.
There were, as to be exected, a lot of special effects about a giant tidal wave destroying everything. When you manage to create that ever elusive buzz, then there's no critic, no criticism and controversy which can stop the onslaught of this country's excitable mainstream from assaulting you. Haeundae's biggest problem is exactly that. Retrieved on 25 May 2009. Given that the press materials have always pretty explicitly tried to sell the product as a disaster film, this should come as little surprise. Released 2009, 'Haeundae' stars , , , Jeong-hwa Eom The R movie has a runtime of about 2 hr 0 min, and received a score of out of 100 on Metacritic, which compiled reviews from well-known critics.
The key is not so much the mood swings, which are a staple of commercial Korean cinema, it's the fact that Yoon has never been able to gel these two different portions together without sacrificing the flow of the film. SciFi Japan, 24 August 2009. Billed as South Korea's first disaster film Haeundae is directed by Yoon Je-kyoon and stars Sol Kyung-gu, Ha Ji-won, Park. Hwi notices that the East Sea is displaying similar activity to the at the time of the. A wealthy college student from , Hee-mi, accidentally falls into the sea from a yacht.
What Haeundae managed to do in the industry's eyes, then, is show the investors that Chungmuro can still be a viable investment venue; it showed them that, despite the fact only one or two films out of ten manage to break even, it's still a gamble worthy of at least an attempt. Haeundae and Take Off alone should make a half of that. Sementara urusan domestik yang tampaknya tidak biasa ini berkembang, ahli geologi, ahli penelitian tsunami, menemukan Laut Timur menunjukkan tanda-tanda aktivitas yang serupa dengan Samudra Hindia pada saat tsunami tahun 2004. When Hyeong-sik and the rest of the group are together on the rope, Hyeong-sik realizes that the rope is about to break and only one can go up to the helicopter. Many people help reconstruct the. Dong-choon and Seung-hyun's grandma team up with Seung-hyun and get involved with some illegal activity to earn money, but end up getting caught by the police. You're either lucky, and an evacuation saves your bacon just in time, or your peaceful limbo will suddenly be ravaged by creation's wrath.
Narratively speaking, we're still dealing with schizophrenic vignettes thrown together with a rather hackneyed underlying motive, that of finding a resolution to their interpersonal troubles through a deus ex machina such as the tsunami. Rest of the cast also does a near-perfect job. But, really, you're never going to be prepared to face a tsunami. Then I tried watching the movie from the very beginning and made a shocking discovery. Dong-choon awakens on the bridge but when he tries to light a cigarette, his portable lighter falls into petrol leaking from a tanker. Thousands of people run for their lives, but the tsunami reaches Haeundae.
Professor Kim, a marine geologist, recognizes the impending danger of a mega tsunami headed straight for Haeundae, a popular vacation spot on the south coast of Korea. He also sees his young daughter who is unaware that he is her father. Kim, who cautions against a possible mega-tsunami at Haeundae, collapses in agony springing from an unexpected turn-up of his daughter and divorced wife. Man-sik and Yeon-hee, are unsure as to whether they can overcome past wounds and continue being a couple. Hwi realizes that the citizens of Haeundae have only 10 minutes to escape.
There's not much going on at the box office since a few weeks. Despite his warnings, the Disaster Prevention Agency affirms that Korea is in no harm of being hit. Haeundae Korean Movie - 2009 - HanCinema :: The. Filling those stories with good actors like Ha Ji-Won, Lee Min-Gi, Uhm Jung-Hwa and Park Joong-Hoon, or great ones like Seol Kyung-Gu and Song Jae-Ho, doesn't really change things that much. Dong-choon finds out that his mother died as well and breaks into tears. Before the helicopter leaves, Hwi tells his daughter that he is really her father. Throwing a bunch of people from all walks of life inside the cauldron, making them interact and somehow bring their arc to a conclusion through this very expensive McGuffin is hardly convincing, particularly because the film is so busy prancing around and basking in the sights and sounds of Busan that no character shows any dimension or raison d'etre.
The 10 million ticket bell tolls, and suddenly the plight of all the big and small films obliterated by this deafening, watery force of nature is consigned to the shadows of oblivion; suddenly, complaints of diversity being prostituted at the altar of ruthless commercialism don't even get past the first buoy outside Busan's splendid beaches. The movie ends with a scene of Haeundae in ruins, but in a hopeful atmosphere. Eventually, Kim gets a call about a deadly oncoming wave, with only ten minutes to spare! Arguments are welcome, fights are not. The box office this year will have a much better end result than that of 2008. Meanwhile, the independent film market is also welcoming good news.
But were this just a lazy attempt to mimic Hollywood's imperialist douchebaggery a la D-War, it probably would have won points for falling into the entertaining crap canon. ~~~~~~ Source: The Korea Herald 2009. It's like dressing up two adult video stars as compelling characters and writing a few pages' worth of story to somewhat make the time leading to their incoming sexual encounter a more endearing proposition, for visceral cinematic pornography it still remains. Although the first half does showcase some good character development and makes us understand them even more, the comedic bits are at times overdone and could've been easily done away with. This is no drama, it's just ad-hoc storytelling; it's a bunch of cardboard cutouts thrown together to somewhat justify the advent of this devastating and glitzy tsunami, a collabo between Hollywood's disaster flick guru Hans Uhlig who did most of the water effects and a trio of in-house companies such as MoFac, Powercast and Polygon Visual Works. On the roof, she meets Ji-min and Hwi. Haeundae Korean Movie - 2009 - , aka Tidal Wave, find Haeundae cast, staff, actors, actresses, directors, writers, pictures, videos, latest news, reviews.
Man-sik and Yeon-hee, are unsure as to whether they can overcome past wounds and continue being a couple. Repeated rule breaking will result in warnings followed by blacklisting upon non-compliance. Hyeong-sik jumps down from a rescue helicopter and saves Hee-mi in the sea. Comments which break the rules will be moderated or erased. Now that's snares for you.