Monstrous: Yeon Sang-ho brings us another new kind of terror

Monstrous, a new K Drama horror from train to Busan writer/director blends zombie-like Craziness with ancient evil spirits and the results are, of course…great. With the upcoming release of Yeon Sang-ho’s new sci-fi action film Jung_E, I thought I would hook you up with some more Sang-ho action. I mean, does this guy ever sleep? … Read more

Trailer/Info for Jung_E – new sci-fi from Train to Busan director

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Netflix just dropped the trailer for Jung_E, the new action sci-fi from Hellbound & Train to Busan director/writer, Yeon Sang-ho Jung_E is set in the near future when climate change has destroyed Earth. An elite South Korean soldier starts to go through a brain-cloning experiment with his cloned brain being put into the most advanced … Read more

The Best Asian Content on Shudder

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This is the second part of our Shudder super-list. This time, we are focusing on the best Asian content to stream. I hope you’re hooked up with some awesome viewing. Let’s get to it. Also, just like Netflix, Shudder has different movies streaming depending on whereabouts in the world you’re from. So, unfortunately, this list … Read more

New series Connect Drags Takashi Miike into the world of Dark K Dramas

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Connect is a new South Korean mini-series directed by the awesomely talented Japanese director Takashi Miike. This is the first time in K Drama history that a South Korean production company (Studio Dragon) gave the green light for a K Drama Series to be directed by a Japanese director. And what better way to kick … Read more

Through the Darkness: South Korea’s MINDHUNTER

Through the Darkness just arrived on Netflix, so if you’re still in the mood for some true crime serial killer drama then this is a must watch Sometimes it feels like there’s a team of South Korean Netflix researchers that are constantly looking to remake really big Netflix tv shows. It seemed that way with … Read more

Choi Min-sik to star in Disney+ crime series King Of Savvy

South Korean veteran actor, Choi Min-sik has been cast in the lead role in King Of Savvy, a new crime series arriving on Disney+ Well, ain’t that some amazing news? As if that casting ain’t good enough, The Outlaws’ Kang Yoon-sung will serve as director. It looks like Moviehooker could be subscribing to Disney+. After … Read more

5 Upcoming Japanese & Korean Crime Movies

We are back with a new list, this time focusing on upcoming Japanese and Korean crime movies. SILENT PARADE Based on the novel Chinmoku no Parade by Keigo Higashino, Silent Parade sounds like an awesomely dark and brooding murder mystery with some serial killer undertones.. Physicist Manabu Yukawa returns home to Japan after a long stint … Read more

Money Heist Korea- Joint Economic Area: Netflix Review

Money Heist Korea review

Well, folks, the wait is finally over, Money Heist Korea has now hit Netflix with the first 6-episodes released last Friday. It took me a little longer than expected to get through the first half of the series. To be honest, I thought I would have swallowed all those episodes in one single viewing but … Read more

Upcoming K Dramas

Upcoming K Dramas 2022

We are back again with another new list of upcoming K Dramas all getting released this year…some REALLY soon! ULTIMATE WEAPON ALICE Described as a “youth action romance” Ultimate Weapon Alice follows the lives of three high school students who are being hunted by a criminal organisation. One of the students is also a highly … Read more

TRUE CRIME/MOVIE TIME EPISODE 2 IS NOW LIVE ON YOUTUBE

We are back with episode 2 of Moviehooker’s True Crime/Movie Time audio podcast. In this episode, we take a look at an incredibly heartbreaking case of The Frog Boys In 1991, 5 kids set off looking to hunt for frogs in a mountain region in Daegu, South Korea. All 5 children were never seen again … Read more