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Chan-wook Park was born on August 23, 1963 in Seoul, South Korea. He is a writer and director, known for Oldeuboi (2003), Ah-ga-ssi (2016) and Lady Vengeance (2005). See full bio »

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Known For

Oldeuboi
Oldeuboi Writer
(2003)
Ah-ga-ssi
Ah-ga-ssi Writer
(2016)
Lady Vengeance
(2005)

Filmography

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 2016 Ah-ga-ssi (screenplay)
 2014 A Rose Reborn (Short) (original by)
 2011 Paranmanjang (Short) (written by)
 2009 Thirst (screenplay)
 2008 Misseu Hongdangmu (screenplay)
 2004 Saam gaang yi (segment "Cut")
 2003 Oldeuboi (screenplay)
 2003 Yeoseot gae ui siseon (segment "Never Ending Peace and Love")
 2001 The Humanist
 1999 Simpan (Short) (writer)
 1997 Saminjo
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Show Show Self (11 credits)
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Alternate Names:

Park Chan-wook | Chan-uk Park | Chan-wuk Park | Park Chan Wook
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

...there is one thing that can never be said in Korea. You could never say that the Japanese occupation of Korea had been beneficial. That would create even more hostility than a movie praising North Korea. It would be like telling Jews that the Holocaust didn't exist. See more »

Trivia:

His films "Sympathy for Mr Vengeance", "Oldboy", and "Sympathy for Lady Vengeance" are widely known as the "Vengeance Trilogy". See more »

Trademark:

Frequently uses short, surreal fantasy sequences in which a deceased character will interact with a living one in the film's present (or vice versa). See more »

Nickname:

Mr. Vengeance

Star Sign:

Virgo

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