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Song, Kang-ho 1967-

Overview
Works: 146 works in 456 publications in 7 languages and 6,371 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Horror films  Vampire films  Dark comedy films  Romance films  Parody films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Western films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Kang-ho Song
Snowpiercer by Ed Harris( Visual )

8 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 1,167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film is set in the future (AD 2031) where, after a failed experiment to stop global warming, an ice age kills off all life on the planet except for the inhabitants of the Snowpiercer, a train that travels around the globe and is powered by a sacred perpetual-motion engine. Its inhabitants are divided by class; the lower-class passengers in one of the last cars stage an uprising, moving car by car up to the front of the train, where the oppressive rich and powerful live
Gwoemul The host( Visual )

14 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in Korean and English and held by 807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Los habitantes de Seúl observan sorprendidos un extraño objeto que cuelga de un puente sobre el río Han. El objeto es, en realidad, una monstruosa criatura mutante que al despertar devora a todo aquel que se cruza en su camino. En medio de tanto horror, la criatura mutante rapta a la hija del dueño de un quiosco que vive felizmente a la orilla del río. Mientras el ejército fracasa una y otra vez en sus intentos de destruir al monstruo, este hombrecillo anónimo y su familia intentan recuperar a su hija
Miryang Secret sunshine( Visual )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in Korean and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An effortless mix of light and uncompromising darkness, Secret Sunshine is the story of a widowed piano teacher who moves with her young son from Seoul to her late husband's provincial hometown for a fresh start
Pakchwi( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in Korean and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sang-hyun is a priest working for a hospital. He selflessly volunteers for a secret vaccine development project intended to eradicate a deadly virus. However, the virus eventually takes over the priest. He nearly dies, but makes a miraculous recovery after receiving an accidental transfusion of vampire blood. He quickly realizes his sole reason for living involves taking the pleasures of the flesh. He struggles to control his insatiable thirst for blood until a love affair unleashes his darkest desires in deadly new ways
The good the bad the weird( Visual )

11 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in Korean and German and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's 1930s Manchuria, and greed is in the air. A manic outlaw, a nasty holy man, and a determined bounty hunter are all in hot pursuit of a treasure map. Throw in Chinese gangsters, the Japanese army, and other rival factions also in pursuit of the invaluable map, and it all comes down to a big showdown in the desert
Shiri by Che-gyu Kang( Visual )

18 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in Korean and Spanish and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Terrorist drama set in Korea. North Korean sniper turns up in South Korea and is suspected of plotting to steal an experimental explosive. Instead, a band of North Korean thugs plants bombs throughout Seoul and seeks a large ransom and a jet plane out of the country
Sarin ŭi ch'uŏk by Chun-ho Pong( Visual )

19 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in Korean and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true story, the film takes place in a small village in Korea where an intense police investigation follows a series of brutal rapes and murders
The host by Chun-ho Pong( Visual )

43 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young girl's family tries to rescue her from a monster living in the Han River
Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance by Ch'an-uk Pak( Visual )

20 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unable to afford proper care for his dying sister, Ryu turns to the black market to sell his own organs, only to end up cheated of his life savings. He is urged to kidnap the daughter of a wealthy industrialist, but the con turns into a quest for revenge
The attorney( Visual )

4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in Korean and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Song Woo-seok has no clients, connections, nor college degree, but his eye for business and appetite for money make him the most successful lawyer in town. But at the peak of his success, a local teenager is falsely accused of a crime, then beaten and tortured while waiting in jail. Shocked by these conditions, Song takes the case no one else will, and changes the course of his life
Kongdong kyŏngbi kuyŏk JSA Joint Security Area( Visual )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in Korean and English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the extremely sensitive, highly-armed Korean DMZ, 16 shots are fired and a North Korean soldier is killed. A South Korean soldier and a North Korean soldier give completely contradictory accounts of the event and another witness attempts to commit suicide rather than submit to questioning. A Swiss military team from the Neutral Nations Supervisory Commission is asked to investigate this mysterious incident before it escalates
JSA Joint Security Area = Kongdong kyŏngbi kuyŏk JSA by Ch'an-uk Pak( Visual )

28 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When two North Korean soldiers are killed, supposedly by one South Korean soldier, it threatens to ignite a full-scale conflict. An impartial Swiss intelligence team is sent to investigate and they quickly find flaws in the official version of events
Memories of murder by Chun-ho Pong( Visual )

17 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two cops search for South Korea's first serial killer
Panch'ik Wang The foul king( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in Korean and Chinese and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy film in which a loan officer in a bank turns to professional wrestling to help fix his deadend life
Poksu nŭn na ŭi kŏt Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance( Visual )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in Korean and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ryu is a deaf mute who is desperate to find a kidney for his dying sister. When his initial plans to save her fail, he and his girlfriend, a radical leftist, find themselves contemplating the unthinkable
Uahan segye( Visual )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in Korean and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In-gu is a ruthless gangster for his living and the sweetest husband and dad at home. His goal in life is to build a house in the country and live a quiet life with his family. But there are problems that are preventing him from living his dream. His daughter is embarrassed by her dad's job and avoids him as much as possible and his wife nags him constantly to get a stable job. Nevertheless, he tries even harder to keep his syndicate together, thinking that the only way to be a good dad is to work hard and make money. Unfortunately family matters begin to get in the way of business and he must deal with an ambitious underling who wants to take over
Ŭihyŏngje( Visual )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in Korean and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When North Korean secret agent Ji-won (Kang Dong Won) crosses the 38th Parallel on a mission, the National Intelligence Service (NIS) led by Han-gyu (Song Kang Ho) intervenes, and a shooting rampage ensues in the heart of Seoul. For the incident, Han-gyu is fired and Ji-won is deserted by his agency. Six years later, the two meet by chance and start a business partnership in order to steal information from each other--www.koreapop.com
YMCA yagudan YMCA baseball team( Visual )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in Korean and Chinese and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ho-ch'ang feels burdened by the legacy of his scholar father, in early 20th century Korea. When his brother leaves to join the resistance against Japan, Ho-ch'ang is torn between family duties and the newly arrived sport of baseball. A member of the first Korean baseball team, he is part of a growing sensation that gives the Korean people a sense of pride and hope in a time of crisis
Miryang( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in Korean and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After losing her husband, a woman relocates to a small-town called Miryang for a new start. When tragedy strikes, one local man stands by her through all of her struggles and tries to offer her hope
Hyoja-dong ibalsa( Visual )

8 editions published in 2004 in Korean and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A simple-minded barber Sŏng Han-mo becomes involed in the politics of Ch'ŏngwadae in the 1960s and 1970s
 
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The good the bad the weird
Alternative Names
Kang-ho Song.

Kang-ho, Song 1967-

Song Gang-Ho 1967-....

Song Kang-ho

Song, Kang-ho 1967-

Song Kang-ho acteur

Song Kang-ho Actor surcoreano

Song Kang-ho attore sudcoreano

Song Kang-ho South Korean actor

Song Kang-ho sdkoreanischer Schauspieler

Song, Kangho 1967-

Σονγκ Κανγκ-χο

Сон Кан Хо южнокорейский актёр

Сон Канхо

Сун Ган-ху

سونگ کانگ-هو بازیگر اهل کره جنوبی

송, 강호 1967-...

송강호 1967-

ソン・ガンホ

宋康昊

宋康昊 1967-

Languages
Korean (187)

English (19)

Spanish (14)

German (13)

French (11)

Chinese (2)

Italian (1)

Covers
Shiri