Park Chan-wook

‘Stoker’ Director Park Chan-wook Begins Production on Lesbian Drama ‘Fingersmith’

by Britt Hayes June 23, 2015 @ 8:02 PM
It was reported last year that Korean director Park Chan-wook had signed on to direct his second English-language film, but it seems that project will have to wait a little longer. The director has begun production on his next film, Fingersmith, based on the 2002 crime novel by Sarah Waters. Although that novel is written in English, Chan-wook’s film will be in Korean.

'Stoker' Featurette: Nicole Kidman's Family is a Little Unhinged

by Damon Houx February 18, 2013 @ 4:58 PM
Fox Searchlight
Often the early months of the year offer few good movies, which made us nervous about Park Chan-wook's 'Stoker.' It's due out in a couple weeks, but word out of Sundance and other screenings has been great (we rather liked it ourselves). Now there's a featurette that talks about the film's Southern Gothic flavor.

‘Star Wars: Episode 7’: Top 5 Directors to Succeed George Lucas

by Damon Houx October 31, 2012 @ 2:30 PM
With the frenzy of anticipation that comes with the announcement of a new ’Star Wars: Episode 7’ movie, it’s worth considering how many names being thrown out can’t make the film for the proposed 2015 release date, or are otherwise occupied. There’s...

'Stoker' Trailer: Nicole Kidman Freakishly Channels 'Mommie Dearest'

by Sean O'Connell September 26, 2012 @ 2:56 PM
Fox Searchlight
Nicole Kidman’s ‘Stoker’ character won’t win any Mother of the Year awards -- as was apparent with the first footage of the film -- but Park Chan-wook’s suspenseful thriller could score some genre trophies if it plays its cards right.

Watch the First Footage from Park Chan-Wook's 'Stoker'

by Eric Walkuski September 20, 2012 @ 7:30 PM
YouTube, The Film Stage
Cinephiles everywhere have been hungrily anticipating 'Stoker', the first English-language production by acclaimed Korean director Park Chan-Wook ('Oldboy', 'Sympathy for Lady Vengeance'). With a visionary director at the helm, and a cast that includes Nicole Kidman, Mia Wasikowska and Matthew Goode, 'Stoker' is easily one of the must-see films in the first quarter of next year, and today brings us our very first look at the thriller.