Hot For Teacher aka Who Slept With Her? (Nuga geunyeo-wa jasseulkka?)

Hot For Teacher aka Who Slept With Her? (Nuga geunyeo-wa jasseulkka?) Korea (2006) Dir. Kim Yoo-Sung Appropriating the title of a classic Van Halen hit for its international release was probably a smart move in making this Korean school based comedy sound a lot less prurient, not to mention cumbersome in its transparency. Neither title … Continue reading Hot For Teacher aka Who Slept With Her? (Nuga geunyeo-wa jasseulkka?)

Like For Likes (Joa-haejo)

Like For Likes (Joa-haejo) Korea (2016) Dir. Park Hyun-Jin If romantic comedies ever had a handicap working against them it is that the genre is notoriously difficult to be completely original and, most importantly, unpredictable in. As much as I can’t stand the insipid Love Actually, Richard Curtis did at least try a few different … Continue reading Like For Likes (Joa-haejo)