Popular Asian Movies
No. 1. Petty Romance (aka Jjae Jjae Han Romaenseu)
Writer: Kim Jung-Hoon
Starring: Lee Sun Gyun, Choi Kang-hee
Release Date: 2010-12-2
Genre: comedy, romance
Plot: Da-Rim does translation work for an adult magazine. She wants to become a writer, but due to her creativity she is always making mistakes and gets fired by company. Talented cartoonist Jung-Bae is constantly turned down by publishing companies because of his poor storylines. The two, who seemed perfectly matched, team up for an adult cartoon contest which is announced offering a W130 million prize. However, trouble is set to brew.
2. Let The Bullets Fly (aka Rang Zidan Fei)
Set in China during the warring 1920s, notorious bandit chief Zhang descends upon a remote provincial town posing as its new mayor, an identity that he had hijacked from Old Tang, himself a small-time impostor. Hell-bent on making a fast buck, Zhang soon meets his match in the tyrannical local gentry Huang as a deadly battle of wit and brutality ensues.
3. Bakamono (aka The Idiots)
10 years ago Hide, a college student, had a relationship with Yuki Gakuko, an older woman. However, Yuki left Hide the following year which led Hide into depression and alcoholism. 10 years later, the two former lovers come across each other once again. They are both shells of their former selves.