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Next year will see three of South Korea’s most commercially successful and critically acclaimed directors present their English language debuts. Kim Jee Woon, Park Chan Wook, and Bong Joon Ho have already proved themselves in their homeland, and here at Thn we are taking a look back over their past efforts. Here’s our first look at the films of Park Chan Wook, join us each week over the course of the next few months as we explore The Land Of The Morning Calm.

Director: Park Chan Wook

Year:  2003

Cast: Choi Min Sik, Yu Ji Tae, Kang Hye Jeong, Ji Dae Han, Oh Dal Su, Kim Byeong Ok

Plot:  A man is kidnapped and imprisoned for 15 years for no apparent reason. He is then released and given 5 days to solve the mystery of who had him imprisoned and why.

Oldboy is 10 years old this year, hard to believe that »

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