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"Oldboy" director Park Chan-wook explores crime, sensuality and colonial Korea with "The Handmaiden"

Park Chan-wook paces around the small karaoke room at the Alamo Drafthouse South Lamar. Given the savagery of the South Korean filmmaker’s increasingly legendary “Oldboy,” one of the gnarliest tales of revenge ever lensed, you’d perhaps think he was pacing “like a caged tiger” or “a man imprisoned” or some such nonsense. 642 more words

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Chan-wook Park's 'The Handmaiden' Sees a Shift in the Release Date

We’ve got just a quick update for those of you who’ve been paying close attention to Chan-wook Park’s (Oldboy, Thirst) latest picture, The Handmaiden… 271 more words


‘Oldboy’ Director Prepares to Deliver ‘The Handmaiden’ in Time for Halloween

Chan-wook Park is the kind of filmmaker that aims to keep film fresh. One glance at his résumé and you’ll know exactly what I mean. That instates a certain confidence in anything he does, especially his latest chiller, … 284 more words


Tipping the Scale

Last week, while fulfilling my Handmaiden duties to my mother by assisting her with cleaning out my late grandmother’s estate, I came across Nana’s old bathroom scale. 807 more words


Lights Out

Hands down, one of the best experiences of my life. Being apart of a professional production has been a dream of mine for a long time now, and it was so much more than I had ever imagined. 247 more words