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Song, Kang-ho 1967-

Overview
Works: 78 works in 493 publications in 8 languages and 7,046 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Science fiction films  Film adaptations  Horror films  Action and adventure films  History  Vampire films  Romance films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Dark comedy 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 Chun-ho Pong( Visual )

27 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,404 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
The host by Chun-ho Pong( Visual )

71 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A creature plunges from a bridge into the Han River emerging on its shores for a feeding frenzy upon onlookers. When a young girl is snatched in the melee, her family sets off to recover her from the monster that the government claims to be a host of an identified virus"--Container
Miryang = Secret sunshine by Ch'ang-dong Yi( Visual )

28 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 640 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 by Ch'an-uk Pak( Visual )

25 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 578 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 by Chi-un Kim( Visual )

23 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in Korean and German and held by 474 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
Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance by Ch'an-uk Pak( Visual )

47 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 446 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
Sarin ŭi ch'uŏk by Chun-ho Pong( Visual )

43 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 420 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
Shiri by Che-gyu Kang( Visual )

24 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in Korean and Spanish and held by 327 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
Kongdong kyŏngbi kuyŏk JSA = Joint Security Area by Ch'an-uk Pak( Visual )

25 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 299 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
Pyŏnhoin = The attorney( Visual )

6 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in Korean and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Song Woo-seok has no clients, connections, or 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."--Container
The age of shadows( Visual )

2 editions published in 2017 in Korean and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the late 1920s, the story follows a cat-and-mouse game between a group of resistance fighters who want to destroy key Japanese facilities in Seoul, and the Japanese agents trying to stop them. A talented Korean-born Japanese police officer, who was previously in the independence movement himself, is torn between his duty as an officer and his instinct to support the greater cause
Uahan segye( Visual )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in Korean and held by 65 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 )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in Korean and held by 47 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
Hyoja-dong ibalsa( Visual )

12 editions published in 2004 in Korean and Undetermined and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of an ordinary barber, his wife and his son, and how their lives are changed when the father is made into the personal barber of military president Pak Chŏng-hŭi. Covers the turbulent history of the late 1950s to the late 1970s in a bittersweet fashion
YMCA yagudan = YMCA baseball team( Visual )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in Korean and Chinese and held by 47 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
Namgŭk ilgi = Antarctic journal( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in Korean and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six people including the captain, To-hyŏng, depart for Antarctica. During the journey they find the diary of an ill-fated British expedition snowed under a old flag. As their journey continues, they find eerie similarities between their trip and the lost expedition
Hindsight by Daniel Richard Scudellari( Visual )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in Korean and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Once a legendary and brutal figure in organized crime, Doo-heon just wants the chance to lead a normal life and dreams of becoming a chef with his own restaurant. When a young woman, Se-bin, comes into his life, a shared passion for cooking soon becomes a romantic attraction, taking them both by surprise
Choyonghan kajok = The quiet family : a ruthless comedy( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in Korean and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

About a family who opens a mountain lodge in a remote area. When all of the lodge's guests begin turning up dead, the family resorts to desperate measures
Panchʻik Wang = The foul king( Visual )

4 editions published in 2001 in Korean and Chinese and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A downtrodden bank clerk begins a second life as a wrestler
Kongdong kyŏngbi kuyŏk JSA J.S.A. : Joint Security Area( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in Korean and English and held by 4 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
 
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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 acteur uit Zuid-Korea

Song Kang-ho actor sud-coreà

Song Kang-ho actor surcoreano

Song Kang-ho attore sudcoreano

Song Kang-ho jihokorejský herec

Song Kang-ho juhokórejský herec

Song Kang-ho South Korean actor

Song Kang-ho südkoreanischer Schauspieler

Song, Kangho 1967-

Σονγκ Κανγκ-χο

Сон Кан Хо южнокорейский актёр

Сон Канхо

Сун Ган-ху

سونغ كانغ هو

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 (273)

English (37)

Spanish (28)

French (18)

German (12)

Chinese (3)

Italian (3)

Turkish (1)

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Shiri