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    'Snowpiercer' Director's Cut Coming To The U.S., But Only In Limited Release

    They say a good compromise is one where no one leaves the table happy, and that probably best describes the truce reached between The Weinstein Company and director Bong Joon-Ho. After months of rumor, anger and speculation that saw the filmmaker's fans, key cast members and the director himself lay...

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    Review: International Cut of Bong Joon-ho's 'Snowpiercer' a Visually Poetic and Badass Sci-Fi Thriller

    I was in Paris for a few days over the winter holidays and made a point of seeking out Bong Joon-ho’s “Snowpiercer,” still playing in a few theaters around the city (read: this is the non-Weinstein cut of the film). The short story is that I’m glad I did: It’s fantastic. But here are some more detai...

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    Bong Joon-Ho Says Director's Cut Of 'Snowpiercer' May Get A U.S. Release After All

    Is Harvey Weinstein finally getting the message? Over the past few months, mostly internet based fury has centered around Bong Joon-ho's apocalyptic thriller "Snowpiercer," and Harvey Weinstein's wishes to take his cinematic switchblade to it. The director himself was said to be privately "furious" ...

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    Bong Joon-Ho's 'Snowpiercer' Wins Best Picture, Director at Korean Film Critics Awards

    Bong Joon-ho's sci-fi hit "Snowpiercer" swept the 33rd Korean Association of Film Critics Awards on November 18, scoring not only Best Picture, but also Best Director and Cinematography.

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    Bong Joon-Ho Unveiling Black & White Version Of 'Mother' At Mar Del Plata Film Festival

    As we continue to wait for his battle with The Weinstein Company over the cut of "Snowpiercer" to be resolved, Bong Joon-Ho isn't sitting idly by waiting for Harvey to call. Instead, he's boarded a plane and headed to Argentina where the filmmaker is sitting on the international competition jury of ...

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    Bong Joon-Ho Says Director's Cut Of 'Snowpiercer' Tested Higher Than Weinstein Edit, Still Negotiating Final Version

    With cast members Chris Evans and Tilda Swinton, along with screenwriter Kelly Masterson (in addition to the rest of the internet) airing their concerns about a potentially edited version of Bong Joon-ho's "Snowpiercer" getting a U.S. release (as well as in a strong handful of international territor...

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    Kelly Masterson on Writing 'Killing Kennedy' and 'Snowpiercer' and Why We Revisit History's Most Painful Moments

    Playwright turned screenwriter Kelly Masterson has had three of his works make it to screen so far, and they're an eclectic, impressive bunch.

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    Bong Joon-Ho To Produce Korean Sea Thriller 'Haemoo,' Authors Of 'Snowpiercer' Novel Discuss American Cut

    No matter the extent to which director Bong Joon-ho is collaborating with Harvey Weinstein on cutting his sci-fi thriller “Snowpiercer” (our review) for U.S. release (now pushed to 2014), it's clear he's hasn't let the hold-up slow him down for future projects. The start of this month saw Bong discu...

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    Is There a Link Between U.S. And Korean Cinema? The Busan International Film Festival Provides An Answer

    "Drama" today seems to be as dirty a word in Korea as in the halls of any Hollywood studio.

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    Quentin Tarantino Compares Bong Joon-Ho To Steven Spielberg, Explains Why He'll Never Make A Serial Killer Film

    What are you doing this weekend? Just the usual right? Getting groceries, paying bills, catching up with "Top Chef"... But if you're Quentin Tarantino, and you find out that Bong Joon-ho will be appearing at the Busan International Film Festival, well you can just get on a plane and drop by. And tha...

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