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OLDBOY (2003)

Director of Photography: Chung-hoon Chung

Director: Chan-wook Park

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Old Boy / Oldeuboi


Director: Chan-wook Park

Writers: Garon Tsuchiya (story), Nobuaki Minegishi (comic)

Stars: Min-sik Choi, Ji-tae Yu, Hye-jeong Kang

IMDb rating: 8.4/10

My rating: 4/5

An everyday korean father is kidnapped on his daughters birthday and imprisoned in a cell which looks like a one-room council flat. 404 more words

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22. Oldboy (2005)

As with Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance, the greatest joy to be had with Oldboy only comes after the first view. This is the perfect movie to spring on someone, because it’s a horror movie twist in a drama/thriller, and the twist can never be defanged. 322 more words

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29. Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance

What begins as a clever crime caper, something like Coen Brothers-lite quickly descends into a gruesome and shocking tale of revenge and people pushed to their limits. 983 more words

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Coursework: Introduction & Initial Ideas

Our coursework task is:

             The titles and opening of a new fiction film, to last a maximum of two minutes.

So, after having watched the opening titles to the South Korean film Oldboy (Chan-wook Park, 2003), we got into pairs and began to craft together various ideas.  166 more words


Oldboy (2003) - Oldeuboi

A Korean Mystery/Thriller, directed by Chan-wook Park, with Min-sik Choi, Ji-tae Yu and Hye-jeong Kang.

After being kidnapped and imprisoned for 15 years, Oh Dae-Su is released, only to find that he must find his captor in 5 days. 336 more words