Park Chan-wook Reviews, Interviews & More

Stoker: Movie Review

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Park Chan-wook's Stoker is the sort of film that is nearly impossible to surmise. It's about serial killers and human nature, doused in Southern Gothic. It's a DNA experiment meant to combine Alfred Hitchcock and Tennessee Williams. And though maybe the story is a little less interesting when it's all summed up, Park directs the living hell out of it, making for one...

'Stoker' Interview: Nicole Kidman, Matthew Goode, Mia Wasikowska and...

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If we get ten movies better than Stoker this year, we’re in for a great year of movies. Korean filmmaker Park Chan-wook came to America to film a Southern gothic fairy tale, and he made an indelible film that’s well worth seeking out. He also assembled a great team of actors to make it. We got a chance to sit down with Chan-wook, and stars Nicole Kidman, Matthew...

'Stoker' International Trailer: Nicole Kidman Heads a Weird Family

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Stoker just premiered at Sundance, where it was met with mixed acclaim (but what movie isn't?) The film doesn't open until March 1 domestically, but there's a new international trailer that's fascinating, as it stutters the images of Mia Wasikowska, Nicole Kidman, Matthew Goode and Jacki Weaver.

'Stoker' Trailer: Nicole Kidman is a Bad Mommy

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One of our most anticipated films of 2013 is Stoker, which stars Nicole Kidman, Matthew Goode and Mia Wasikowska, and was directed by Park Chan-wook. The reason we're excited is because it's the first English language film from the director of Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance, Oldboy and Thirst,...

Colin Firth To Star In Park Chan-wook's 'Stoker'

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Well, Colin Firth has selected his first post-Best Actor Oscar role, and it’s something of a surprise—he will star in Stoker, the first English-language film directed by South Korean director Park Chan-wook (the man beyond the wild brilliance of the Vengeance TrilogySympathy for Mr. Vengeance, Oldboy...

Carey Mulligan, Jodie Foster Confirmed for Park Chan-wook's Stoker

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Carey Mulligan is one busy bee. The Oscar nominated actress just landed the coveted role of Daisy Buchanan in Baz Luhrmann's upcoming adaptation of The Great Gatsby, and now she's been confirmed to star in Oldboy director Park Chan-wook's latest film. The actress alongside veteran female lead, Jodie Foster have been tapped to...

The Good and the Bad of Cannes 2009

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You know it to be perhaps the preeminent film festival in the world, yet unless you're a Weinstein, keeping up with the 70-odd features showing at this year's 62nd annual Cannes Film Festival might not be easy.  For your convenience (and entertainment), we've compiled a short list of some of the better-reviewed, lesser-reviewed, and all-together buzzworthy (for better or worse...) films to...