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Cannes-winning 'Parasite' sets French box office record

Sep 21, 2019 - 2:46 PM

Bong Joon-ho's hit South Korean drama 'Parasite' is the most successful Cannes-winning film at the French box office in 15 years, with more than 1.6 million viewers to date

South Korea's biting satirist Bong Joon-ho makes history at Cannes

May 26, 2019 - 10:47 AM

The Korean director picks ups the Palme d'Or for the movie 'Parasite'

South Korean director Bong Joon-Ho celebrates on stage with his trophy after he was awarded with the Palme d'Or for the film "Parasite (Gisaengchung)" on May 25, 2019 during the closing ceremony of the 72nd edition of the Cannes Film Festival in Cannes, southern France. (Photo by Valery HACHE / AFP)

'Okja' review: Comical, magical, relevant

Jul 02, 2017 - 10:45 PM

While it is straightforward in the emotions it wants to produce its characters aren t as black and white as they seem

Tilda Swinton as Lucy Mirando and An Seo Hyun as Mija in OKJA.

7 things to know about Bong Joon-ho's game-changing 'Okja'

Jun 28, 2017 - 12:12 PM

Bong Joon Ho s Okja is a 50 million movie that will be available on Netflix on June 28 Here s everything you need to know about this star studded film


IN PHOTOS: Tilda Swinton, Steven Yeun, more at 'Okja' Korean red carpet

Jun 14, 2017 - 12:58 AM

See the stars of Netflix s Okja take selfies with fans and sign autographs on the red carpet

SELFIE. Many of the fans at the Korean red carpet premiere for 'Okja' took selfies with the stars. Photo by Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images for Netflix

Tarantino: 'Earth couldn't handle my serial-killer film'

Oct 12, 2013 - 10:44 AM

Screenwriter director stirs lively discussion at Busan International Film Festival

LIVELY EXCHANGE. Tarantino with fellow filmmaker Bong Joon-ho. Photo: Ted Aljibe/AFP