Tag Archives: Korea

Carter: A South Korean Action Thriller

South Korea is no stranger to action thrillers set in a world where a mysterious illness spreads like wildfire among the general population. The release of COVID-19 has sparked the creation of numerous additional films set in unregulated conditions, with authorities at a loss for words. Carter, a Netflix original, is the most recent Korean…

Watch ‘Snowball,’ ‘Deliver Us From Evil,’ ‘The Novelist’s Film,’ and more for free at Korean Film Festival 2022

Chingus, ready your OOTDs,  clear up your schedule, and mark your calendars because the 2022 Korean Film festival (KFF) is finally here after 2 years. The KKF returns two years after the global COVID-19 pandemic began, with a variety of activities including free live screenings of Korean movies and a panel discussion with some of…

BTS might perform while serving in the military

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According to the South Korean defense minister, military service may not be a barrier to BTS performing. Every man in the nation is typically required to spend 20 months in the military between the ages of 18 and 28. BTS members were given the option to postpone starting their duty until they were 30 starting…

North Korean Planes Pick Up Medical Supplies In China – Media

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SEOUL, South Korea — Days after confirming its first COVID-19 outbreak, North Korea sent planes to China to pick up medical supplies, media reported on Tuesday, May 17. Three Air Koryo planes from North Korea went to Shenyang, China, on Monday, and returned later that day with medical supplies, according to South Korea’s Yonhap news…

The United States Aircraft Carrier Deploys Off Korean Peninsula In The Midst Of Tensions With North

The USS Abraham Lincoln strike group is operating in waters off the Korean peninsula, the US Navy stated on Tuesday, April 12, amid tensions over North Korea’s missile launches and fears that it may begin nuclear weapons testing soon. Commander Hayley Sims, a spokesperson for the US Seventh Fleet based in Japan, stated in a…

ELLE Korea Chooses IU as Women’s Pride of 2021

“IU is always a step ahead in taking us to somewhere awesome.” ELLE Korea has chosen the nation’s little sister, IU, as the women’s pride of 2021.  Translated by IUteamstarcandy, ELLE said, “To the extent that the records and fuss surrounding her at times felt new and unexpected, IU stood tall as IU again this…

South Korea Girl Group Red Velvet Dominates Music Charts and Twitter Feed with “Queendom”

After a 2-year hiatus, SM Entertainment’s precious girl group, Red Velvet, has finally made its much-anticipated comeback on Monday, with its sixth mini album “Queendom” together with a music video for the lead single of the same name. Later on after it is launched, Queendom is ranked number #1 on digital album sales chart for…