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At the Movies This Week - Daejeon


 
DATE: Week of Thursday 21 November 2019
TIME: Varies - check with your neighbourhood theatre or call 02-1330
COST: Usually W8,000 Adults and W6,500 Students / Early morning (first screening) W4, 000 for both Adults and Students
VENUE: Movie Theatres in Daejeon

Following are movies foreign nationals who don't speak Korean can enjoy in Daejeon. (see also Busan, Daegu and Seoul screenings). We suggest you call 053-1330 to confirm the times before you head out. You may also want to have them check to ensure there are seats available as most people book online in advance, an option that is not available to non-Koreans in most of the theatres (a Korean citizen ID is usually required).

Frozen 2 (겨울왕국 2) - English with Korean Subtitles**
Animation/Adventure/Comedy.  Directed by Chris Buck, Jennifer Lee.  Anna, Elsa, Kristoff, Olaf and Sven leave Arendelle to travel to an ancient, autumn-bound forest of an enchanted land. They set out to find the origin of Elsa's powers in order to save their kingdom. Stars: Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel, Josh Gad.
SCREENING START: 21 November
VENUES:
*Junggu-CGV Daejeon
*Donggu-CGV Daejeon Gao, CGV Daejeon Terminal
*Yooseonggu-CGV Yuseong Noeun, CGV Yuseong Oncheon
*Seogu-Lotte Cinema Daejeon, Lotte Cinema Daejeon Doonsan, Megabox Daejeon, CGV Daejeon Tanbang
**NB: Animated films are often dubbed in Korean with no subtitles.

In the Fade (심판) - German / Greek / English / Turkish with Korean Subtitles
Crime/Drama/Thriller. Directed by  Fatih Akin.  Katja's life collapses after the death of her husband and son in a bomb attack. After a time of mourning and injustice, Katja seeks revenge. Stars: Numan Acar, Adam Bousdoukos, Diane Kruger.
SCREENING START: 14 November
VENUES:
*Junggu-CGV Daejeon
*Donggu-CGV Daejeon Gao, CGV Daejeon Terminal
*Yooseonggu-CGV Yuseong Noeun, CGV Yuseong Oncheon
*Seogu-CGV Daejeon Tanbang

Pope Francis: A Man of His Word (프란치스코 교황 맨 오브 히스 워드) - Italian / Spanish / German / English with Korean Subtitles
Documentary/Biography.  Directed by Wim Wenders.  Pope Francis travels the world speaking to those in need and delivering a message of hope. Stars: Pope Francis, Ignazio Oliva, Sister María Eufemia Goycoechea.
SCREENING START: 21 November
VENUES:
*Junggu-CGV Daejeon
*Donggu-CGV Daejeon Gao, CGV Daejeon Terminal
*Yooseonggu-CGV Yuseong Noeun, CGV Yuseong Oncheon
*Seogu-CGV Daejeon Tanbang

Sibyl (시빌) - Italian / French / English with Korean Subtitles
Comedy/Drama. Directed by Justine Triet.  A jaded psychotherapist returns to her first passion of becoming a writer. Stars: Virginie Efira, Adèle Exarchopoulos, Gaspard Ulliel.
SCREENING START: 21 November
VENUES:
*Junggu-CGV Daejeon
*Donggu-CGV Daejeon Gao, CGV Daejeon Terminal
*Yooseonggu-CGV Yuseong Noeun, CGV Yuseong Oncheon
*Seogu-CGV Daejeon Tanbang

Terminator: Dark Fate (터미네이터 다크 페이트) - English with Korean Subtitles
Action/Sci-Fi/Adventure.  Directed by Tim Miller.  ASarah Connor and a hybrid cyborg human must protect a young girl from a newly modified liquid Terminator from the future. Stars: Linda Hamilton, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Mackenzie Davis.
SCREENING START: 30 October
VENUES:
*Junggu-CGV Daejeon
*Donggu-CGV Daejeon Gao, CGV Daejeon Terminal
*Yooseonggu-CGV Yuseong Noeun, CGV Yuseong Oncheon
*Seogu-Lotte Cinema Daejeon, Lotte Cinema Daejeon Doonsan, Megabox Daejeon, CGV Daejeon Tanbang

The Conductor (더 컨덕터 / Original title: De dirigent) - English / Dutch / German with Korean Subtitles
Drama/Biography. Directed by Maria Peters. Antonia Brico dreams of becoming a conductor, but she isn't taken seriously because she is a woman. Stars: Christanne de Bruijn, Benjamin Wainwright, Scott Turner Schofield.
SCREENING START: 14 November
VENUES:
*Junggu-CGV Daejeon
*Donggu-CGV Daejeon Gao, CGV Daejeon Terminal
*Yooseonggu-CGV Yuseong Noeun, CGV Yuseong Oncheon
*Seogu-CGV Daejeon Tanbang

The Irishman (아이리시맨) - English with Korean Subtitles
Biography/Crime/Drama.  Directed by Martin Scorsese.  A mob hitman recalls his possible involvement with the slaying of Jimmy Hoffa. Stars: Robert De Niro, Al Pacino, Anna Paquin.
SCREENING START: 20 November
VENUES:
*Seogu-Megabox Daejeon

Weathering With You (날씨의 아이 / Original title: Tenki no ko) - Japanese with Korean Subtitles**
Drama/Animation/Fantasy. Directed by Makoto Shinkai.  A high-school boy who has run away to Tokyo befriends a girl who appears to be able to manipulate the weather. Stars: Kotaro Daigo, Nana Mori, Kentaro Araki.
SCREENING START: 30 October
VENUES:
*Junggu-CGV Daejeon
*Donggu-CGV Daejeon Gao, CGV Daejeon Terminal
*Yooseonggu-CGV Yuseong Noeun, CGV Yuseong Oncheon
*Seogu-Lotte Cinema Daejeon, Lotte Cinema Daejeon Doonsan, Megabox Daejeon, CGV Daejeon Tanbang

NOTE: These are foreign language films.

You can find more information about Korean films on this Korean Films website. 
NEW MOVIES are usually (but not always) released on Thursday in Korea and changes to the schedule can be made at any time

K4E Notes: Most people in Korea book their tickets online and so there are often no seats (or very few) left if you go directly to the theatre. Unfortunately, anyone who is not a Korean citizen may be unable to book tickets online because a Korean ID number is required by most sites.

The CGV chain does offer a 'memberships for foreigners' that requires one's name as it appears on one's passport as well as one's alien registration number. Go to the website, scroll down to the bottom of the page (ignore the pop ups), and click on "Membership for foreigners"

NB:You will want to check via 02-1330 to see if the movie is still showing at the above listed theatres, especially those films that have been around for a while.

Anyone who has additional information on current or upcoming movies and where they are playing, please contact k4e at events@korea4expats.com
Info Source: many of the descriptions above are from www.imdb.com.

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