Search results for "Chan-wook Park"

Oldboy (2003)

With no clue how he came to be imprisoned, drugged and tortured for 15 years, a desperate businessman seeks revenge on his captors.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Chan-wook Park
CAST:  Min-sik Choi  •  Byeong-ok Kim  •  Tae-kyung Oh  •  Oh Dal-Su

Three... Extremes (2004)

“Three” is an anthology of three horror shorts from three different Asian countries.In "Dumplings" an aging actress wishing to reclaim her youth goes to a woman who makes ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Chan-wook Park  •  Takashi Miike  •  Fruit Chan
CAST:  Bai Ling  •  Pauline Lau  •  Tony Leung Ka-Fai  •  Meme Tian

Joint Security Area (2000)

In the DMZ separating North and South Korea, two North Korean soldiers have been killed, supposedly by one South Korean soldier. But the 11 bullets found in the bodies, ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller • War
DIRECTION:  Chan-wook Park
CAST:  KangHo Song  •  Lee Young-ae  •  Lee Byung-hun  •  Kim Tae Woo

Sympathy for Lady Vengeance (2005) RT 74% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Sep 2006

After a 13-year imprisonment for the kidnap and murder of a 6 year old boy, beautiful Lee Guem-ja starts seeking revenge on the man that was really responsible for the boy's ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Chan-wook Park
CAST:  Min-sik Choi  •  Lee Young-ae  •  Byeong-ok Kim  •  Yea-young Kwon

Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance (2002) RT 54% / Audience 85%

DVD release: Nov 2005

This is the story of Ryu, a deaf man, and his sister, who requires a kidney transplant. Ryu's boss, Park, has just laid him off, and in order to afford the transplant, Ryu and ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Chan-wook Park
CAST:  KangHo Song  •  Ha-kyun Shin  •  DooNa Bae  •  Ji-Eun Lim

Judgement (1999)

Two families have stepped forward to claim the body of a woman killed in a catastrophe. This black-and-white film in Korean switches to color for a literal shocker ending and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Chan-wook Park
CAST:  In-bae Ko  •  Kwon Nam-hee  •  Ji-il Park  •  Hak-rak Choi

Night Fishing (2011)

A man casually sets up for a fishing trip at the water's edge. Evening comes and a tug on his line presents him with the body of a woman.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Chan-wook Park
CAST:  Kwang-rok Oh  •  Lee Jung-hyun  •  Yong-nyeo Lee  •  Kim Hwan-hee

Day Trip (2012)

A master and his student visit a mountain to practice pansori (a musical storytelling performed by a singer and a drummer) after a music competition which outcome has left the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Chan-wook Park  •  Chan-kyong Park
CAST:  KangHo Song  •  Jeon Hyo-jeong

60 Seconds of Solitude in Year Zero (2011)

The film is a collection of one-minute short films created by 60 filmmakers from around the world on the theme of the death of cinema.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Chan-wook Park  •  Tom Tykwer  •  Michael Winterbottom  •  Naomi Kawase  •  Adam Wingard  •  Brillante Mendoza  •  Shinji Aoyama  •  Albert Serra  •  Sogo Ishii  •  Gustav Deutsch  •  Jorge Michel Grau  •  Simon Rumley  •  Phie Ambo  •  Vimukthi Jayasundara  •  Aku Louhimies  •  Ken Jacobs  •  Pen-Ek Ratanaruang  •  Michael Glawogger  •  Amir Naderi  •  Eric Khoo  •  Auraeus Solito  •  Brian Yuzna  •  Tolga Karaçelik  •  Rafi Pitts  •  Woo Ming Jin  •  Friðrik Þór Friðriksson  •  Ari Alexander Ergis Magnússon  •  Edmund Yeo  •  Jussi Jaakola  •  Norbert Shieh  •  Gillian Wearing

Stoker (2013) RT 69% / Audience 60%

DVD release: Jun 2013

After India's father dies, her Uncle Charlie, who she never knew existed, comes to live with her and her unstable mother. She comes to suspect this mysterious, charming man ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Chan-wook Park
CAST:  Mia Wasikowska  •  Nicole Kidman  •  Dermot Mulroney  •  Matthew Goode

Thirst (2009) RT 100% / Audience 43%

DVD release: Dec 2003

Sang-hyun, a respected priest, volunteers for an experimental procedure that may lead to a cure for a deadly virus. He gets infected and dies, but a blood transfusion of ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Chan-wook Park
CAST:  KangHo Song  •  Kim Hae-sook  •  Ha-kyun Shin  •  YoungChang Song

If You Were Me (2003)

Anthology film of six shorts by leading Korean directors. Park Chan-Wook, tackles racial prejudice and the economic exploitation of immigrant workers through the real-life ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Chan-wook Park  •  Park Jin-Pyo  •  Soonrye Yim  •  Jeong Jae-eun  •  Kyun-dong Yeo  •  Park Kwang-su
CAST:  Jong-hak Baek  •  Ji Jin Hee  •  Ji-hyeon Lee  •  Oh Dal-Su

The Moon Is... the Sun's Dream (1992)

A gangster in Busan is caught having an affair with his boss' mistress and the two run off with their organization's money.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Chan-wook Park
CAST:  Ye-ryeong Kim  •  Lee Seung-chul  •  Hyun-Hee Nah  •  Seung-Hwan Song

I'm a Cyborg, But That's OK (2006)

Young-goon, mentally deranged and frequently electro-charging herself with a transistor radio, has been admitted into a mental institution. Firmly believing herself to be a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Chan-wook Park
CAST:  Im Su-jeong  •  Rain  •  Yong-nyeo Lee  •  Hee-jin Choi

The Handmaiden (2016)

1930s Korea, in the period of Japanese occupation, a young woman is hired as a handmaiden to a Japanese heiress who lives a secluded life on a large countryside estate with ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Chan-wook Park
CAST:  Min-hie Kim  •  Kim Tae-Ri  •  Jeongwoo Ha  •  Jo Jin-Ung

A Rose Reborn (2014)

A brilliant young CEO from London contemplates the possibility of selling his invention to a mysterious Chinese billionaire. Before actually meeting his potential investor ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Chan-wook Park
CAST:  Jack Huston  •  Daniel Wu

Bitter, Sweet, Seoul (2014)

Over 98 days from August 20th to November 25th 2013, 2821 people from around the world sent 11,852 video featuring many different faces of Seoul. 154 were selected, edited, ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Chan-wook Park  •  Chan-kyong Park