Search results for "Joon-ho Bong"


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Memories of Murder (2003) RT 89% / Audience 94%

DVD release: Aug 2005

1986 Gyunggi Province. The body of a young woman is found brutally raped and murdered. Two months later, a series of rapes and murders commences under similar circumstances. ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Joon-ho Bong
CAST:  KangHo Song  •  Sang-kyung Kim  •  RoeHa Kim  •  HaeIl Park

Barking Dogs Never Bite (2000)

An idle part-time college lecturer is annoyed by the yapping sound of a nearby dog. He decides to take drastic action.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Joon-ho Bong
CAST:  Lee Sung-jae  •  DooNa Bae  •  HeeBong Byeon  •  Kim Ho-jung

Snowpiercer (2013) RT 95% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Oct 2014

In a future where a failed global-warming experiment kills off most life on the planet, a class system evolves aboard the Snowpiercer, a train that travels around the globe ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Joon-ho Bong
CAST:  Chris Evans  •  Jamie Bell  •  KangHo Song  •  John Hurt

3.11 Sense of Home (2011)

In memory of the Japanese earthquake on 3.11, each director presents a 3 minute and 11 second short film in tribute to those who were lost that day.  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Drama
DIRECTION:  Naomi Kawase  •  Jonas Mekas  •  Joon-ho Bong  •  Kazuhiro Soda  •  Jia Zhangke  •  Víctor Erice  •  Kaori Momoi  •  Pedro Gonzalez-Rubio  •  Apichatpong Weerasethakul  •  So Yong Kim  •  Isaki Lacuesta  •  Steven Sebring  •  Zhao Ye  •  Catherine Cadou  •  Ariel Rotter  •  Leslie Kee  •  Toyoko Yamasaki  •  Mohd Naguib Razak  •  Wisut Ponnimit  •  Takushi Nishinaka  •  Shunji Dodo
CAST:  Ana Torrent  •  Kaori Momoi  •  Zhao Tao

Mother (2009) RT 89% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Feb 2001

A mother lives quietly with her son. One day, a girl is brutally killed, and the boy is charged with the murder. Now, it's his mother's mission to prove him innocent.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Joon-ho Bong
CAST:  Kim Hye-ja  •  Won Bin  •  Ku Jin  •  Yoon Je-moon

Tokyo! (2008) RT 75% / Audience 71%

DVD release: Jun 2009

Tokyo! is an anthology of three short films by directors Michel Gondry (France), Leos Carax (France) and Joon-ho Bong (Korea), each of whom offers an imaginative and ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Michel Gondry  •  Leos Carax  •  Joon-ho Bong
CAST:  Ayako Fujitani  •  Ryo Kase  •  Ayumi Ito  •  Satoshi Tsumabuki

The Host (2006) RT 93% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Jul 2007

Gang-du is a dim-witted man working at his father's tiny snack bar near the Han River. One day, Gang-du's one and only daughter Hyun-seo comes back from school irritated. She ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Horror • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Joon-ho Bong
CAST:  KangHo Song  •  HaeIl Park  •  DooNa Bae  •  ASung Go

Influenza (2004)

The film starts with a man named Cho Hyuk-rae who has perched dangerously on top of the Han River Bridge. It is a sad picture of a man who has been caught unwittingly on a ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Joon-ho Bong
CAST: 

Sink & Rise (2003)

Under the Sungsan Bridge, in a waterside stand by the Han River, a poor and tired-looking father and daughter, Jae-mun, and In-seon, are arguing the generation gap over ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Joon-ho Bong
CAST:  HeeBong Byeon  •  Yoon Jae-moon  •  Chung In-sun

Okja (2017)

A young girl named Mija risks everything to prevent a powerful, multi-national company from kidnapping her best friend - a massive animal named Okja.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Joon-ho Bong
CAST:  Tilda Swinton  •  Paul Dano  •  SeoHyeon An  •  Jake Gyllenhaal




Doomsday Book (2012) RT Audience 55%

DVD release: Dec 2012

In 'A Brave New World', a virus brings the city to ruins and zombies flood the streets of Seoul. In 'The Heavenly Creature', a robot reaches enlightenment while working at a ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Yim Pil-sung  •  Kim Jee-woon
CAST:  Ryoo Seung-bum  •  Ko Joon-hee  •  HaeIl Park  •  KangWoo Kim

Ari Ari the Korean Cinema (2012)

Director Chung Ji-Young criticizes the thought that older directors have difficulties in making certain movies. Actress Yoon Jin-Seo agonizes over her identity as an actress. ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Heo Chul
CAST:  Joon-ho Bong  •  SoRi Moon  •  Min-sik Choi  •  Lee Chang-dong

Crush and Blush (2008)

With her frumpy hair, blushing face, and awkward mannerisms, Yang Mi Sook has spent her entire life being unnoticed. Nicknamed Miss Carrot, she diligently teaches Russian to ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Kyoung-mi Lee
CAST:  Hyo-jin Kong  •  Woo-seul-hye Hwang  •  Lee Jong Hyuk  •  Bae Seong-Woo

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