Sunday, January 11, 2015
South Korean cinema has its share of heavier topics and darker films. However, those who just want to relax and have some fun with lighter material are not neglected. 'JEON WOO CHI : The Taoist Wizard' is a pure action comedy and with its star-studded cast and good production value, it is a work with one goal alone; entertainment.
The story begins 500 years ago, in the Joseon Dynasty. A group of goblins imprisoned in a cave manage to escape and steal the powerful pipe played by their guardian to keep them dormant . Jeon Woo-chi (Kang Dong-won), a disrespectful wizard apprentice is falsely accused by the Taoist wizards in charge of protecting the world as having murdered his master and is imprisoned by them in a painting. 500 years later, the wizards have to seek his help to save everyone.
Full Article: [HanCinema's Film Review] "Jeon Woo Chi: The Taoist Wizard".