2009. South Korea. Choi Dong-hoon. 140 min.
New York premiere
Thursday, September 30, 2010, 7:30 p.m.
Theater 1 (The Roy and Niuta Titus Theater 1), T1
2009. South Korea. Written and directed by Choi Dong-hoon. With Gang Dong-won, Kim Yoon-seok, Lim Soo-jung, Yoo Hae-jin. In Choi’s whizz-bang time-traveling comic fantasy, a Taoist wizard, trapped in an enchanted scroll since 1509, is freed in 2009 to capture a gaggle of evil goblins. Woochi is directed with such verve and panache, you might start believing in magicians and monsters. In Korean; English subtitles. 140 min.