Park Chan-wook
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Blood Work: Park Chan-wook Revamps a Western Myth
6 Aug 2009 // 4:59 PM

Korean director Chan-wook's killer new action-dramadey borrows heavily from Emile Zola's Therese Raquin, successfully setting it apart from the current proliferation of watered-down vampire stories.

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Cannes 2016: 'The Handmaiden' + 'The BFG'
18 May 2016 // 5:30 AM

Fantasy is at the heart of two adaptations of famous books screened at Cannes this week, Steven Spielberg's The BFG and Park Chan-wook’s Agassi (The Handmaiden).

Thirst (Bakjwi)
4 Aug 2009 // 11:17 PM

Full of ache and desire, Tae-ju seems the ultimate embodiment of the title of Park Chan-wook's new film, Thirst (Bakjwi).

//Blogs

'Stoker': Flaws in the Family
22 Mar 2013 // 12:20 AM

Stoker is a mystery where the means justify the ends, where even the most cynical viewer will stand up and take notice of where this particular filmmaker is taking us.

Best Supporting Actress, Nicole Kidman in 'Stoker'
18 Mar 2013 // 5:00 AM

Nicole Kidman’s Evie is a combination of a supporting Hitchcock character, with a Tennessee Williams character as imagined by Ingmar Bergman. Oscar!

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Call For Papers: Celebrating Star Trek's 50th Anniversary

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"To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the hit franchise, PopMatters seeks submissions about Star Trek, including: the TV series, from The Original Series (TOS) to the highly anticipated 2017 new installment; the films, both the originals and the J.J. Abrams reboot; and ancillary materials such as novelizations, comic books, videogames, etc.

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