The Witch: Part 1 – The Subversion (2018)

A young girl escapes an unexplained bloodbath from an isolated facility in the middle of the night. After a older couple find her unconscious on their property the next morning, they take her in a raise her as their daughter. Ten years pass and her parents are dealing with health and financial issues when her best friend has her audition for a talent show. She … Continue reading The Witch: Part 1 – The Subversion (2018)

Innocence (2020)

‘Innocence’ begins intriguingly with a funeral in a backwater small town, whereupon the supercilious village mayor (Huh Jun-ho) and a number of the local townsfolk are poisoned after drinking rice wine laced with pesticide. The suspect is none other than the deceased’s wife Hwa-ja (Bae Jong-ok), who is taken into custody and promptly charged with the heinous act. As you would expect, the subsequent plotting … Continue reading Innocence (2020)

Iris 2: The Movie (2013)

Somehow, all through the 20 episodes of Iris-1, Ailiseu (original title), I was able to keep the characters straight, although Westerners have difficulty sorting faces of Orientals, and the names are tricky, too. In Iris-II, I don’t know who is who after a single viewing, although the performers are quite capable of portraying a character, and delivering some great stunt-fighting, also. From IRIS-1, I think … Continue reading Iris 2: The Movie (2013)