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Chan-wook Park
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Birth Name: Park Chan-wook

Age: 50, born 23 August 1963

Country of origin: Korea, Republic of

Relationship Status: Married


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Around the world with Listal's members (105 items)
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Published 3 years, 5 months ago 121 comments
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Most Valuable Listal Players, sorted by country (44 items)
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Listal's 100 best Directors (The Results) (100 items)
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Mind-fuck Directors (12 items)
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Published 2 years, 4 months ago 25 comments
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My Top Directors (40 items)
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Published 5 years, 8 months ago 4 comments

About: Park Chan-Wook is recognized the world over as one of the most creative storytellers in cinema. With his startlingly distinctive plots, violent subject matter, and sensual mise-en-scène, the writer/director has earned accolades from critics and audiences across the globe, presenting his films at the most vital and influential international film festivals. Among his films are Joint Security Area, the boxoffice smash that marked his first teaming with Thirst star Song Kang-ho; Symp ... (more)

Movies directed by

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1. Oldboy (2003)
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8.2
2141 Watched
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7.7
614 Watched
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7.7
523 Watched
4. Thirst (2009)
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7.2
398 Watched
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7.1
349 Watched



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Top rated
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1. Oldboy (2003)
Rating:
8.2
2141 Watched
Rating:
7.7
614 Watched
Rating:
7.7
523 Watched
4. Thirst (2009)
Rating:
7.2
398 Watched
Rating:
7.1
349 Watched



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Iano added this to a list 4 months, 3 weeks ago
Best living directors (47 person items)
Aldenvdk added this to a list 8 months, 1 week ago
My Favorite Directors (25 person items)

" Favorite Film Seen *Oldboy - 10/10 *Lady Vengeance - 9/10 *Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance - 8/10 *I'm a Cyborg, But That's OK - 8/10 *Stoker - 3/10 Average: 7.6"


CD Smiles added this to a list 10 months ago
Directors Ranked (43 person items)

"Oldboy - 10/10 Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance - 9/10 J.S.A.: Joint Security Area - 8/10 Thirst - 8/10 Cut - 8/10 I'm a Cyborg, But That's OK - 7/10 Sympathy for Lady Vengeance - 6/10 Stoker - 5/10 Average: 7.62"


martyrofevil added this to a list 10 months ago
Directors Ranked (36 person items)

"I'm a Cyborg, But That's OK: 8/10 Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance: 8/10 Lady Vengeance: 8/10 Joint Security Area: 8/10 Thirst: 8/10 Oldboy: 7/10 3 Extremes (Cut): 6/10 Stoker: 3/10 Overall: 7.00"


Januz added this to a list 11 months ago
My Top 10 Asian Directors (10 person items)
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A Movie for every Director (Part. 1) (100 movies items)

"Oldeuboi (2003) "


Redeemer added this to a list 1 year, 4 months ago
My Favorite Directors (20 person items)

" Favorite Film: Seen: *Lady Vengeance - 10/10 *Oldboy - 10/10 *Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance - 9/10 *Thirst - 8/10 *I'm a Cyborg, But That's OK - 8/10 *J.S.A.: Joint Security Area - 8/10"


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Directors I Like. (16 person items)

" Favourite Film Seen: I'm a Cyborg, But That's OK: 9/10 Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance: 8/10 Lady Vengeance: 8/10 Joint Security Area: 8/10 Thirst: 8/10 Oldboy: 7/10 3 Extremes (Cut): 6/10 Stoker: 3/10"


Drako Z added this to a list 1 year, 9 months ago
Celluloid Minds (31 person items)

" Stoker India: What do you want from me? Charlie: To be friends India: We don't need to be friends. We're family. Oldboy Dae-su Oh: Laugh and the world laughs with you. Weep and you weep alone. Thirst Priest Sang-hyeon: Grant me the following in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ. Like a leper rotting in flesh, let all avoid me. Like a cripple without limbs, let me not move freely. Remove my cheeks, tht tears may not roll down them. Crush my lips and tongue, that I may not sin with"


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My Favourite Directors (40 person items)
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Most Valuable Listal Players, sorted by country (44 person items)

" 1. captaine 1. captaine : 31760 points 2. Toby White : 12440 points 3. SuJeong : 1124 points 4. Jie Reyna : 773 points 5. Tommy : 724 points 6. Matt : 689 points 7. EFL Geek : 429 points 8. Fat Marley : 359 points 9. 지청석 : 358 points 10. Joe Kwak : 350 points"


Orlok added this to a list 2 years, 1 month ago
My Favorite Movie Directors (12 person items)
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Filmography (Checked) (49 person items)

"#01. Oldboy (2003) #02. Thirst (2009) #03. Mr. Vengeance (2002) #04. Lady Vengeance (2005) #05. J.S.A. (2000) #06. Cut (2004) #07. I'm a Cyborg, But That's OK (2006) #08. Judgement (1999) #09. Stoker (2013) #10. Night Fishing (2011) #11. Never Ending Peace and Love (2003)"


Redmist added this to a list 2 years, 4 months ago
Favorite films from my favorite directors (11 person items)

"Oldboy Also seen : Sympathy for Mr.Vengeance (Second Favorite) Thirst Cut (Three Extremes) Lady Vengeance I'm a Cyborg, But That's OK J.S.A Night Fishing (short) "


Redmist added this to a list 2 years, 4 months ago
Favorite Artists ! (15 person items)
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Favorite films from my favorite directors (23 person items)

"Oldboy Also seen: Sympathy for Lady Vengeance Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance Thirst Three Extremes (segment) J.S.A.: Joint Security Area Stoker "


BadSmile added this to a list 2 years, 4 months ago
My favorite directors (50 person items)

" Favorite film: Seen: *Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance - 8/10 *I'm a Cyborg, But That's OK - 7/10 *Oldboy - 7/10 *J.S.A.: Joint Security Area - 7/10 *Lady Vengeance - 7/10 *Thirst - 7/10 Short: *3 Extremes - 7/10"


Gabrilele added this to a list 2 years, 5 months ago
Directors (405 person items)
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yord added this to a list 2 years, 6 months ago
yord's Favorite Directors (30 person items)

"Favorite Film: Oldboy "


Redmist added this to a list 3 years ago
BEST DIRECTORS in my opinion (UPDATED) (17 person items)

"Best Film : Oldboy Worst Film : Saminjo (Trio) "


johanlefourbe added this to a list 3 years, 3 months ago
Around the world with Listal's members (105 person items)

" South Korea represented by Toby White "


propelas added this to a list 3 years, 3 months ago
Listal's 100 best Directors (The Results) (100 person items)

"Total points:38 schwarzerabt(7) bob loblaw(4) quisma88(1) Xanadon't(3) Fabricio Mendes(7) rillijulle(7) Felipe Unger(9)"


Felipe Unger added this to a list 3 years, 7 months ago
Interesting Directors (55 person items)

"Old boy"


propelas added this to a list 3 years, 10 months ago
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Stehako added this to a list 4 years, 1 month ago
Best Film Direction - 2000s (109 person items)

"#56 "Oldboy" (2005) Other Noteworthy Picture: "2046" (2004) "


vondread added this to a list 4 years, 3 months ago
Top 20 All-Time Favorite Directors (20 person items)

"Best films: Joint Security Area, Oldboy, Thirst"


lucien144 added this to a list 4 years, 4 months ago
Best directors - new wave (20 person items)
AgentLexi added this to a list 4 years, 4 months ago
My Top Directors (40 person items)

"Best work/films: Moon Is the Sun's Dream(1992) Saminjo(1997) Simpan(1999) Gongdong gyeongbi guyeok JSA(2000) Boksuneun naui geot(2002) Yeoseot gae ui siseon(2003) Oldboy(2003) Sam gang yi(2004) Chinjeolhan geumjassi(2005) Saibogujiman kwenchana(2006) Cinema16: World Short Films(2008) Bakjwi(2009) D.O.B. & Birthplace: 23 August 1963, South Korea Awards/Nominations: 29 wins & 15 nominations F.A.L IMDB Related Sites: www.parkchanwook.org My reviews: Laugh and the world laugh"


schwarzerabt added this to a list 4 years, 4 months ago
What are these directors doing next? (8 person items)

"Most Popular at Listal: 1. Oldboy (2003) 2. Lady Vengeance (2005) 3. Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance (2002) Latest Movie: 60 Seconds of Solitude in Year Zero (2011) Completed: Stoker (2013) After India's father dies, her Uncle Charlie, who she never knew existed, comes to live with her and her unstable mother. She comes to suspect this mysterious, charming man has ulterior motives and becomes increasingly infatuated with him. Genre: Drama | Horror | Thriller Cast: Nicole Kidman, Mia Wasikowska, Der"


Bikkebakke added this to a list 4 years, 10 months ago
My Top 10 Directors (10 person items)

"Best: Oldboy"


Vítor added this to a list 4 years, 10 months ago
Filmography - Done! (16 person items)

"- Thirst - I'm a Cyborg, But That's OK - Sympathy for Lady Vengeance - Oldboy - Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance - Joint Security Area"


Nebula added this to a list 5 years, 2 months ago
Directors to explore (45 person items)

"Seen: - Cut segment from Three... Extremes To See: - Oldboy - I'm a Cyborg but that's Ok - ..."


Yamamura Tsukiko added this to a list 5 years, 3 months ago
Film Directors (19 person items)