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LKFF 2015: the reviews


Here is an index to reviews of some of the films screening at LKFF 2015. I’ll update this article with more links when I find them. Films are listed in order of screening.

LKL = London Korean Links | EK = Eastern Kicks | THN = The Hollywood News | HC = Hangul Celluloid

Film Reviews
Ode to My Father (JK Youn) LKL score-2score-2score-2score-2score-0 | EK score-2score-2score-2score-2score-0 | THN score-2score-2score-2score-2score-0
The Unjust (Ryoo Seung-wan) LKL score-2score-2score-2score-2score-0 | THN score-2score-2score-2score-0score-0
Miss Granny (Hwang Dong-hyeuk) LKL score-2score-2score-2score-2score-0 | THN score-2score-2score-2score-0score-0 | HC
Veteran (Ryoo Seung-wan) LKL score-2score-2score-2score-2score-1 | EK score-2score-2score-2score-2score-0 | THN score-2score-2score-2score-0score-0
Sleepless Night (Jang Kun-jae) LKL score-2score-2score-0score-0score-0 | EK score-2score-2score-2score-2score-0 | THN score-2score-2score-2score-2score-0
Twenty (Lee Byeong-heon) LKL score-1score-0score-0score-0score-0 | EK score-2score-2score-2score-0score-0 | THN score-2score-2score-2score-2score-0
A Midsummer’s Fantasia (Jang Kun-jae) EK score-2score-2score-2score-2score-0 | THN score-2score-2score-2score-0score-0
The Piper (Kim Gwang-tae) EK score-2score-2score-2score-2score-0 | THN score-2score-2score-2score-2score-0
Greed, Ghost Light (Kim Na-kyung)
The City in the Water (Kim Eungsu) LKL score-2score-2score-1score-0score-0 | THN score-2score-0score-0score-0score-0
The Thieves (Choi Dong-hoon) LKL score-2score-2score-2score-2score-1 | EK score-2score-2score-2score-2score-0
New World (Park Hoon-jung) EK score-2score-2score-2score-2score-0
Mother (Bong Joon-ho) LKL score-2score-2score-2score-2score-1 | EK score-2score-2score-2score-2score-0 | HC
Dino Time (Choi Yoon-suk)
Socialphobia (Hong Seok-jae) LKL score-2score-2score-1score-0score-0 | EK score-2score-2score-2score-0score-0 | THN score-2score-2score-2score-2score-0
The Nut Job (Peter Lepeniotis)
Set Me Free (Kim Tae-yong) THN score-2score-2score-2score-2score-0
The Liar (Kim Dong-myung) THN score-2score-2score-2score-2score-0
The Man from Nowhere (Lee Jeong-beom) LKL score-2score-2score-2score-1score-0 | EK score-2score-2score-2score-2score-0
Memories of Murder (Bong Joon-ho) LKL score-2score-2score-2score-2score-2 | THN score-2score-2score-2score-2score-2 | HC
Masquerade (Choo Chang-min) LKL score-2score-2score-2score-2score-1 | EK score-2score-2score-2score-2score-1
Wild Flowers (Park Suk-young) THN score-2score-2score-0score-0score-0
Roaring Currents (Kim Han-min) LKL score-2score-0score-0score-0score-0 | EK score-2score-2score-2score-0score-0 | THN score-2score-2score-2score-0score-0
End of Winter (Kim Dae-hwan) THN score-2score-2score-2score-0score-0
We Will Be Ok (Baek Jae-ho) THN score-2score-2score-2score-0score-0
Collapse (Lee Won-woo) LKL score-2score-1score-0score-0score-0
The Royal Tailor (Lee Won-suk) EK score-2score-2score-2score-2score-1 | THN score-2score-2score-2score-2score-0
Romance Joe (Lee Kwang-kuk) LKL score-2score-2score-2score-2score-0
Hard to Say (Lee Kwang-kuk) LKL score-2score-2score-2score-2score-0
The Island of Shadows (Kim Jeongkeun)
Miryang Arirang – Legend of Miryang 2 (Park Bae-il) THN score-2score-2score-2score-2score-2
A Matter of Interpretation (Lee Kwang-kuk) LKL score-2score-2score-2score-2score-1
The Classified File (Kwak Kyung-taek) LKL score-2score-2score-2score-1score-0 | EK score-2score-2score-2score-1score-0 | THN score-2score-2score-2score-2score-0
Alice in Earnestland (Ahn Gooc-jin) LKL score-2score-2score-2score-0score-0 | BH | EK score-2score-2score-2score-1score-0
A Bonanza (Chung Chang-hwa) LKL score-2score-2score-2score-0score-0
The Shameless (Oh Seung-uk) THN score-2score-2score-2score-2score-0
A Good Lawyer’s Wife (Im Sang-soo) LKL score-2score-2score-2score-2score-2 | EK score-2score-2score-2score-2score-0 | HC
The Good, The Bad, The Weird (Kim Jee-woon) LKL score-2score-2score-2score-1score-0 | EK score-2score-2score-2score-2score-0 | HC
Sunset on the Sarbin River (Chung Chang-hwa) LKL score-2score-2score-1score-0score-0
How to Steal a Dog (Kim Sung-ho)
A Swordsman in the Twilight (Chung Chang-hwa) LKL score-2score-2score-2score-1score-0
Love And… (Zhang Lu) LKL score-2score-0score-0score-0score-0 | THN score-2score-2score-0score-0score-0

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