Writers: Park Chan-wook, Chung Seo kyung, Sarah Waters (novel)
Cast: Kim Min-hee, Kim Tae-ri, Ha Jung-woo, Jo Jin-woong
Cert: 18 (TBC)
Running time: 144mins
What’s the story: In 1930s Korea, when the country was under Japanese rule, a pickpocket posing as a handmaiden schemes with a local conman to rob a Japanese noblewoman of her fortune.
What’s the verdict: Since making an impression on the global stage with the military thriller JSA back in 2000, South Korean director Park Chan-wook has become one of the most audacious and exciting directors on the scene.
A Park Chan-wook movie is not watched, but experienced. The films are playful, dark, violent, shocking...Read More