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The 9 best Korean thrillers to watch on Netflix right now

Netflix has led the way in streaming a vast variety of TV shows made in Seoul. Fans of “Daredevil” and “The Wire” will find plenty of slick action and character-driven intrigue in these gritty K-thrillers. From the international political conspiracies that drive the drama in “Vagabond” to the formidable crime-fighting […]
The 9 best Korean thrillers to watch on Netflix right now
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How ‘Parasite’ director Bong Joon-ho recycles moments from movie to movie

“Parasite,” which just dropped on Hulu, can be understood and as a second, more perfect version of “Snowpiercer.” In both films, Bong uses a particular type of a dramatic panning shot in moments when characters first break across or sabotage lines of class hierarchy. In both “Parasite” and “Snowpiercer,” information […]
How ‘Parasite’ director Bong Joon-ho recycles moments from movie to movie
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Netflix’s K-drama ‘Chocolate’ highlights South Korea’s rich-poor divide like ‘Parasite,’ but trades suspense for romance

“Chocolate” is a Korean drama now showing on Netflix. The first series has 16 episodes currently available to watch on the streaming service. Like Bong Joon-ho’s Oscar-winning thriller “Parasite,” the show delves into the impact of South Korea’s rich-poor divide, but trades satire for a poignant exploration of family loyalties. […]
Netflix’s K-drama ‘Chocolate’ highlights South Korea’s rich-poor divide like ‘Parasite,’ but trades suspense for romance
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Korean companies are already making ads celebrating ‘Parasite’ Oscar win

The South Korean film “Parasite” made history on Sunday as the first non-English-language movie to win the Academy Award for best picture. Koreans around the world celebrated the win – South Korean companies included. South Korean beer company Cass celebrated on Twitter, and noodle brand Nongshim touted a dish featured […]
Korean companies are already making ads celebrating ‘Parasite’ Oscar win
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There’s a cute video of Bong Joon Ho jokingly apologizing to Renée Zellweger for winning so many Oscars: ‘I have so many. I’m so sorry.’

Bong Joon Ho made history by winning four Oscars at the 92nd Academy Awards on Sunday including best original screenplay, best international feature film, best director, and best picture. The “Parasite” director met up with Renée Zellweger, who won the Academy Award for best actress, at the Governors Ball engraving […]
There’s a cute video of Bong Joon Ho jokingly apologizing to Renée Zellweger for winning so many Oscars: ‘I have so many. I’m so sorry.’