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Oldboy


Oldboy (2013)
★ / ★★★★

After almost closing a business deal and then derailing it, Joe Doucett (Josh Brolin), an alcoholic, goes on a drinking binge despite the fact that he ought to be attending—sober—the birthday of his three-year-old daughter. 519 more words

Well, I'm Certainly Not Going Through Life With One Hand Tied Behind My Back. -- James Dean

Stoker review up on The Female Gaze

I wrote about this intensely disturbing but beautiful film, directed by Chan-wook Park for The Female Gaze:

But what is the significance of India’s hunger?

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Oldeuboi


Oldeuboi (2003)
★★★ / ★★★★

After being picked up by a friend from the police station for being drunk and disorderly, Dae-su (Min-sik Choi) calls home to assure his wife and kid, the latter being her birthday, that he is on his way home. 540 more words

Well, I'm Certainly Not Going Through Life With One Hand Tied Behind My Back. -- James Dean

Stoker (2013)

Stoker
Directed by Chan-Wook Park
Written by Wentworth Miller
(number 479)

I’ve never seen a Chan-Wook Park movie before but the style is very familiar somehow. 432 more words

Snowpiercer (2014)

Much like the train we inhabit for Bong Joon-Ho’s English language directorial debut, the direction in which “Snowpiercer” travels is determined, but at its core, the journey is one that has no control. 996 more words

Drama

Oldboy (2013)


Review by-Jarrett Leahy

Of the many things the internet has had a noticeable impact on, the prevalence, acceptance and appreciation for foreign films by a wider American audience is pretty high up on that list. 587 more words

2013 Film Reviews