press play: nov 2013

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press play is a meme where notable movies and other stuff on tv are listed.

this month has been pretty unexciting so far, as i didn’t have the patience to actively search and select good films. i have zero tolerance for shitty films, fortunately though city of bones has been the only one that lacked substance, so it’s all good.


the truth about emanuel (2013) | [imdb]
rating: 6 out of 10
plot: a troubled young woman becomes obsessed with her mysterious new neighbor, who bears a striking resemblance to the girl’s dead mother.

catching fire

the hunger games: catching fire (2013) | [imdb]
rating: 7.5 out of 10
plot: katniss everdeen and peeta mellark become targets of the capitol after their victory in the 74th hunger games sparks a rebellion in the districts of panem.


i hear your voice (2013 / k-drama) | [imdb] [asianwiki]
rating: 8.5 out of 10
plot: the legal drama centers around jang hye sung, a brazen, sharp-tongued female attorney who says everything that comes to her mind with no filter. when she gets to the point in her career where it’s hard to muster up any enthusiasm for her work, she teams up with the serious cha kwan woo, a passionate public defender, and park soo ha, a 19-year-old with a special ability to hear people’s inner thoughts. together, they also must face a killer with a personal vendetta hat entwines all of their lives. can they bring the dangerous man to justice?

dark kingdom

thor: the dark kingdom (2013) | [imdb]
rating: 6.75 out of 10
plot: faced with an enemy that even odin and asgard cannot withstand, thor must embark on his most perilous and personal journey yet, one that will reunite him with jane foster and force him to sacrifice everything to save us all.


the mortal instruments: city of bones (2013) | [imdb]
rating: 3 out of 10
plot: when her mother disappears, clary fray learns that she descends from a line of warriors who protect our world from demons. she joins forces with others like her and heads into a dangerous alternate new york called downworld.


a company man (2012) |  [imdb] [asianwiki]
rating: 8 out of 10
plot: hyeong do, an assassin who looks just like any other company worker. he wants to stop but things doesn’t go as easy as thought.