Im Sang-soo
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'The Taste of Money': More Unhappy Rich People
5 Feb 2013 // 8:45 PM

The spotless surfaces in Im Sang-soo’s beautifully perverse film reflect the wealthy family members' emptiness right back at them.

'The Housemaid' For All This Remake's Demonic Promises, It's One Rather Tame Potboiler
12 Jul 2011 // 3:58 PM

Despite being wickedly entertaining, this remake of the iconic Korean film is a confused examination of sociocultural shifts over the last five decades.


Cannes 2012: Day 10 - 'Cosmopolis' + '11.25' +'The Taste of Money'
29 May 2012 // 5:00 AM

David Cronenberg directs and writes this adaptation of Don DeLillo’s Cosmopolis, Koji Wakamatsu's take on Yukio Mishima in 11.25, and the really weak The Taste of Money from Korea's Im Sang-soo.

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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