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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), Lady Vengeance (2005) and Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance (2002). See full bio »

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Known For

Oldeuboi
Oldeuboi Writer
(2003)
Lady Vengeance
(2005)
Thirst
Thirst Writer
(2009)

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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Alternate Names:

Park Chan-wook | Chan-uk Park | Chan-wuk Park | Park Chan Wook
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Personal Quote:

[on Thirst (2009)] Yes it is true that I like film noir and there are elements of film noir to be found in this film as well, but the story borrows a lot of ideas from a French novel called "Therese Raquin" by a novelist Emile Zola. Some of these ideas that you might identify as being specifically film noir are already in that novel, so maybe it is that film noir writers are influenced by Emile ... See more »

Trivia:

Met wife at a university film club in the '80s. See more »

Trademark:

Characters in his films often use scissors to commit acts of violence. (Vengeance trilogy, Thirst, Stoker) See more »

Nickname:

Mr. Vengeance

Star Sign:

Virgo

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