Quick is South Korea’s answer to Speed, only faster, funnier, and better. The Blu-ray from Shout! Factory is also a home theatre winner.
This gritty wartime action-drama captures some spectacular battle scenes, only faltering when it tries to incorporate its themes of unlikely camaraderie between enemies. Still, My Way will satisfy fans of the genre and offers up a more than solid slice of home theatre entertainment on Blu-ray.
Despite a less than stellar 3D conversion, this Korean sc-fi thriller is a satisfying mix of Alien and The Host that sci-fi geeks are sure to appreciate. The 2D transfer and strong lossless 5.1 soundtrack more than compensate for the 3D’s shortcomings.
Korea’s War of the Arrows is one of the most exciting, riveting, beautifully shot and action-filled films you will want to see on Blu-ray this year and it arrives in a reference, region-free release from the UK’s Cine-Asia.
Riveting action and a dubious anti-hero defines filmmaker Na Hong-jin’s latest film, The Yellow Sea, one of the best action films to hit Blu-ray all year.
Director Hun Jang’s riveting war film on the Korean War from the South Korean perspective gets a strong Blu-ray release from Cine-Asia.
The Sword with No Name is a visually stunning romantic historical romance from South Korea that arrives in a gorgeous Blu-ray release from Funimation.
This involving and violent Korean crime thriller looks great in its Blu-ray release from Magnolia’s Magnet label.
This involving and violent Korean crime thriller looks great in its Blu-ray release from Optimum.