Tag Archives: Korea

  1. THE SWORDSMAN: Jang Hyuk, Man-sik Jeong & Angelina Danilova

    Three different swordsmen — a swordsman who is going blind, the best swordsman in Joseon Dynasty, and the best swordsman in Qing Dynasty who aspires to be the best even in the Joseon Dynasty — meet each other for their own reasons.

    March 11, 2021Martial Arts, Video GalleryNo comments

    Minister in the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Investment, Marsha Caddle, completed the signing of Barbados’ first Readiness Grant Agreement with the Green Climate Fund (GCF). The signing ceremony was held in the margins of the GCF’s Global National Designated Authority and Private Investment for Climate Conferences, being held from October 8 to 12, in […]

    October 11, 2018PoliticalNo comments

    As Barbados seeks to rein in expenses, another Cabinet Minister travels abroad yet again… However, Barbadians are being told while a country can have debt, yet it must be sustainable, meaning government must be able to meet its obligations to service the debt without accumulating arrears or otherwise compromising its ability to provide important services […]

    October 8, 2018Breaking News, Featured, PoliticalNo comments

    Yoon Hang “John” Kim, M.D., has joined the growing team of cancer care specialists at Miami Cancer Institute, a part of Baptist Health South Florida, as Director of Integrative Medicine. In his new role, Dr. Kim will lead the team of acupuncturists, massage therapists, registered dietitians and exercise physiologists that provides patients with evidence-based treatments […]

    June 6, 2017HealthNo comments
  5. Japanese journalist found not guilty of defaming South Korea’s President

    The International Press Institute (IPI) welcomes today’s Seoul Central District Court’s verdict that acquits former Sankei Shimbun Seoul bureau chief Tatsuya Kato of defaming President Park Geun-hye. Nonetheless, IPI reminds South Korean authorities that criminalising defamation falls dramatically short of international legal standards and has a chilling effect on journalists. “IPI welcomes Mr. Kato’s acquittal […]

    December 22, 2015Controversy, FeaturedNo comments
  6. “The Beauty Inside” (2015) Jin-wook Lee, Hyo-ju Han: Korean Romantic Drama HD

    Woo-jin wakes up in a different body everyday, regardless of age, gender and nationality. Sometimes he’s a man, a woman, old, young, or even a foreigner. He’s the same person on the inside, but on the outside he’s always someone new. Looking at a different face in the mirror every morning is hard for him […]

    September 23, 2015Cinema, Oddity, Video GalleryNo comments
  7. “THE ADVOCATE: A Missing Body” (Action Thriller – 2015)

    Byeon, a hotshot lawyer, successfully defends a large company in a new drug side effect law suit. The company’s chairman asks Byeon to represent his chauffeur who is charged with a murder of a female student. It’s a case without a body. Only a large pool of blood was discovered at the crime scene. The […]

    September 10, 2015Cinema, Crime, Video GalleryNo comments
  8. MEMORIES OF THE SWORD – Byung-hun Lee (2015)

    As the greed and excess of a corrupt Monarchy threatens to destroy the once-glorious Goryeo Dynasty, three legendary warriors lead a revolt to overthrow the empire and save its people. But when deceit and betrayal costs the life of a master swordsman, a plot for justice and revenge is set into motion, raging for decades […]

    September 1, 2015Cinema, Martial Arts, Video GalleryNo comments

    From the tropical beaches of Thailand to the towering peaks of the Swiss Alps, Strike Back returns for its ten-episode, fourth and final season on Monday, August 3rd in the Caribbean exclusively on MAX Prime, a channel from the HBO/MAX premium package. All four seasons of the exhilarating, globe-spanning thriller are based on the novels […]

    August 3, 2015CinemaNo comments
  10. “ASSASSINATION” (Action – 2015) Snipers. Marksmen. Hired guns. Double agents. Hitman…

    Snipers. Marksmen. Hired guns. Double agents. A group of exiled rebels are planning a hit on an Army Commander in Japanese-occupied Korea, but the only killer for the job is in prison. Now, the Resistance must devise a jailbreak, break out a hitman… and discover which of them is a traitor.

    July 21, 2015Cinema, Crime, Video GalleryNo comments
  11. Seth Rogen and James Franco – 21st Century Hope & Crosby or Modern Day Orson Welles?

    A popular urban legend persisting is how this radio episode triggered mass hysteria never before seen – on careful research there was a War of the Worlds, but it was Radio Versus Print. If one visits Slate, one of the earliest online magazines as the Internet began, it shows you an all too familiar battle; […]

    December 24, 2014Cinema, FeaturedNo comments
  12. “The Interview” (2014, NSFW) – James Franco, Seth Rogen Comedy HD

    On 25th June 2014, North Korea’s official Korean Central News Agency condemned the film (without naming it), promising a “merciless” retaliation if the film is released. “Making and releasing a film on a plot to hurt our top-level leadership is the most blatant act of terrorism and war and will absolutely not be tolerated,” KCNA […]

    September 21, 2014Cinema, Controversy, Video GalleryNo comments

    HBO brings viewers more reasons to tune in. In celebration of Emancipation Day, HBO will air related programming throughout the day on Friday, August 1st in the Caribbean, with inspiring Hollywood films such as Django Unchained, 42, Red Tails, Sing Your Song, Won’t Back Down, and more. Then the summer fun continues each Saturday in […]

    July 29, 2014CinemaNo comments
  14. THE INTERVIEW Movie Trailer (James Franco, Seth Rogen – 2014) June 17, 2014Cinema, Political, Video GalleryNo comments
  15. ‘The Fatal Encounter’ – Korean version of… Game Of Thrones?

    King Jeongjo (Hyun-Bin) attempts to protect his royal powers from the conflict of two factions: Noron and Soron.

    May 22, 2014Culture, Martial Arts, Video GalleryNo comments

    The Collector’s Club, a group well known on Barbados for its promotion of the visual arts through many successful exhibitions and the producer of the prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award in the Visual Arts, is pleased to announce a collaboration with one of Barbados’ most acclaimed designers. The Club is producing a unique retrospective – “Classic […]

    February 3, 2014FashionNo comments
  17. “The Suspect” (2014) – Yoo Gong: Korean Action Thriller HD

    Dong-chul (GONG Yoo) is the best field agent in North Korea – until he’s abandoned during a mission, his wife and daughter missing. On the run, torn between grief and vengeance, he’s desperate to uncover the truth – and he’ll start a war to get it.

    January 4, 2014Crime, Martial Arts, Video GalleryNo comments
  18. “Getting Cities Right” By Mahmoud Mohieldin & Zoubida Allaoua – Copyright: Project Syndicate, 2013

    The developing world is experiencing rapid urbanization, with the number of city dwellers set to reach four billion in 2030 – double its 2000 level. But unplanned and uncoordinated urban development is risky, threatening to replace migrants’ hopes for a better life with unsanitary living conditions, joblessness, and high exposure to natural disasters. In many […]

    February 28, 2013Business, EditorialNo comments
  19. “Olympus Has Fallen” is it ‘Air Force One’ switched to DC? (2013) – Morgan “Shawshank Redemption” Freeman, Gerard “300, P.S. I Love You” Butler, Thriller HD

    In a post-Obama holocaust, the Speaker of the House is now an Afro-American (Freeman) while Aaron Eckhart (Thank You for Smoking, Dark Knight & Paycheck) is the President, borrowing on elements of the Last Boy Scout (disgraced Secret Service agent) and Air Force One combined with the actual 9/11 tragedy – this is a worst […]

    January 22, 2013Cinema, Controversy, Video GalleryNo comments
  20. Christmas With Blackberry & Digicel – Sheraton Mall: Wonderful Time of Year!

    All day long at Sheraton people went in and out the store like bits of Data on a 4G stream!

    December 13, 2012Business, Photo GalleryNo comments
  21. “Dangerous Liaisons” – Chinese Movie HD (2012)

    Cast: Ziyi Zhang Director: Jin-ho Hur Producer(s): Xia Zhang  Wei Ming Chen Writer: Choderlos de Laclos  Geling Yan Editor: Na-young Nam Cinematographer: Byung-seo Kim Composer: Sung-woo Jo

    October 30, 2012Cinema, Culture, Video GalleryNo comments
  22. The U.S. Candidates’ Non-Debate by Christopher R. Hill – Copyright: Project Syndicate, 2012

    For the uninitiated, especially foreign observers, the United States’ presidential election campaign can seem like an epic narrative in which the protagonists pass through various trials en route to salvation, with the US media’s nonstop coverage resounding like a Greek chorus. Now that the made-for-television Republican and Democratic conventions are over, the odyssey of President […]

    September 25, 2012PoliticalNo comments
  23. Barbadians amazed by Korean performers: Namdo Troupe follow 1,000 yr old traditions!

    The Namdo Centre is enshrined in tradition, a whole millennium in fact! These ladies and gents are extremely gifted and talented performers – individually or collectively, it was a great privilege to have witnessed such commanding performers here in Barbados…The Centre was packed to the rafters with all kinds of Bajans and visitors alike! A […]

    June 10, 2007Culture, Entertainment, FeaturedNo comments
  24. NSFW ? Warning: Korean Sex Ed, IN PUBLIC PARK! roflmao

    I got this e-mail from one of my former colleagues at CBC and when I saw it I did not believe it, but I couldn’t get rid of it… Then eventually I did some research and was shocked to learn it is really true! This is an island that is in the southernmost part of […]

    January 28, 2007Oddity1 comment