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[14 Jul 2013 | No Comment | 8,321 views]
Korean movies

Since the late 1990s, Korean film industry has made startling progress, and is now Korean movies enjoying unprecedented popularity. While Hollywood movies dominate over 80% of the world movie market, Korea is one of few countries which is capable of both movie production and distribution.
Korean movies
Up to the mid-1990s, the Korean movies industry had barely maintained a minimum share of audiences under the screen-quota system, which required Korean movies theater to show domestic films for a minimum number of days each year. However, beginning with Swiri in the late 1990s, …

Korean songs and lyrics, Super Junior »

[8 Jul 2010 | No Comment | 16,330 views]
Korean Songs and Lyrics: Super Junior – No Other

Korean Songs and Lyrics: Super Junior – No Other. A bubbly and romantic song featured in Super Junior Vol. 4 Bonamana (Repackage Version). Ever since beginning promotions with No Other last week, there has been nothing but positive comments. This song certainly brings back the memories especially for fans who loved their songs like Haengbok in the past. You can learn Korean language through Korean songs and lyrics too! How can you not fall in love with them after watching this music video (if you haven’t)?

Korean songs and lyrics, Super Junior »

[20 May 2010 | No Comment | 20,449 views]
Korean Songs and Lyrics: Super Junior K.R.Y – Coagulation

Korean Songs and Lyrics: Super Junior K.R.Y – Coagulation. A very touch song featured in Super Junior fourth album, Super Junior Vol. 4 Bonamana. Sporting hot new looks for the highly anticipated comeback, this time the group has created their own genre dubbed “SJ Funky” to describe their groovy main track BONAMANA composed by Yoo Young Jin. Don’t forget! You can learn Korean language through Korean songs and lyrics too! Check out the song and music video below…

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[17 Mar 2010 | No Comment | 4,130 views]
Formula One Korea Grand Prix to be held in Yeongam, Jeollanam-do this October

The 2010 Formula One Korea Grand Prix will be held in Yeongam, Jeollanam-do from October 22nd to 24th. Formula One, the world’s most prestigious car racing competition, is one of the world’s top three sporting events, along with the Olympic Games and the World Cup…

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[16 Mar 2010 | No Comment | 3,341 views]
Korean government is going to build zero carbon emission building

The National Institute of Environmental Research (NIER) announced Sunday (Mar. 14) it will build a green building that emits zero carbon exhaust in Seo-gu district of Incheon. This so-called zero-emission building will produce its own environment-friendly, renewable energy to be used for heating and cooling and running the place…

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[15 Mar 2010 | No Comment | 3,735 views]
Korea: The 2010 Jeju International Bicycle Challenge in late March

The National Bike Association under the ‘National Council of Sports for All’ (President, Yu Chun Jae) presents the ’2010 Jeju International Bike Challenge’ on the sub-tropical island of Jeju, South Korea from March 27th to 28th. Participants will race along the 200㎞ coastal road that winds along the edge of this beautiful volcanic island. The racing course for the competition is the best of its kind, encompassing the coastal road of Jeju and the Hallasan Mountain path located 1100m above sea level…

Girls Generation, Korean songs and lyrics »

[29 Jan 2010 | No Comment | 13,510 views]
Korean Songs and Lyrics: Girls Generation – Oh!

Korean songs and lyrics: Girls Generation – Oh! Well, the following video may cause you to sing, “Oh! Oh! Oh! Oh! Oh! Oh! Oh! oppareul saranghae
Ah! Ah! Ah! Ah! Ah! Ah! Ah! Ah! mani mani hae” to random people. (p/s: I like the ending) Girls Generation Vol. 2 – Oh! which was release on 28 January 2010. Girls Generation dominated 2009 with their mega hits Gee and Genie and now they’re setting off a whole new K-pop craze with their second full-length album Vol. 2 – Oh!

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[27 Jan 2010 | No Comment | 10,169 views]
Korean Songs and Lyrics: Kyuhyun – 7 Years’ Love

Korean songs and lyrics: Kyuhyun – 7 Years Love. Well, after listen to Kyuhyun – Listen…to you (Pasta OST), this is another song sung by Kyuhyun. Korean boy band Super Junior’s one and only mangnae, Kyuhyun sang the song “7 years’ love” in the 20th anniversary album of Yoo Youngseok. Do you have 7 years long love experience? It was quite hard for Kyuhyun the first time he recorded the song (read more in Bugs Music Interview). However, he sounded great, with his powerful and expression-filled vocals…

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[23 Jan 2010 | No Comment | 21,006 views]
Korean movie: Jumunjin

Korean movie: “Jumunjin” is year 2010 movie of great director Ha Myeong Joong. The movie was intended to film last year and released in this summer, however, because of some problems, it was released on January 21, 2010. The movie is named after the Korean town Jumunjin in northeastern Gangneung City, Gangwon-do, South Korea (movie will be based in the town of Jumunjin). It is about a love story between 3 people who live in Jumujin, but there will be some modification in the plot because of the filming delay…

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[20 Jan 2010 | No Comment | 11,803 views]
Interview with Super Junior Kyuhyun: Korean drama OST – Pasta OST (Bugs music)

Interview with Super Junior Kyuhyun: Korean drama OST – Pasta OST (Bugs music). During the first broadcast of Korean drama: Pasta, Kyuhyun aroused the sensibility of the home theater viewers with “Listen…to you”, which is the main title track for characters Choi Hyunwook (Lee Sunkyun) and Seo Yookyung (Gong Hyojin) inserted as their Love Theme. Kyuhyun’s sweet, mellow voice is in a perfect harmony with the lyrics, which are about a man’s heart that’s always carefully listening to the story of his loved one…