Thursday February 27, 2020

Parasite: satire from Seoul is a real scene stealer

Korean director Bong Joon-ho’s new film is as good as cinema gets this year

9th February, 2020
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Kang-ho Song, Hye-jin Jang, Woo-sik Choi and So-dam Park in Parasite

Parasite

Directed by Bong Joon-ho

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