Parasite

Parasite (Cert 15) 1 Disc DVD/Blu-ray (Distributor: Curzon/Artificial Eye) Running Time: 132 minutes approx. The “haves” and the “have-nots” - a dichotomy that will persist as long as the concept of society continues to exist. Ne’er the twain shall meet if it can be avoided, but money buys servitude, making the poor puppets of the … Continue reading Parasite

Okja

Okja Korea/US (2017) Dir. Bong Joon-ho Having pulled off the impossible by being an Asian director to actually make a decent film in the US with 2013’s Snowpiercer Bong Jong-ho tries his luck again with this savage satire on capitalist greed, the commercial food industry and animal cruelty. In 2007, the awkward CEO of agrochemical … Continue reading Okja

Snowpiercer

Snowpiercer Korea (2013) Dir. Bong Joon-ho In 2014 an experiment to counter global warming goes horribly awry, creating an ice age which wipes out the majority of the human race. The survivors were placed on environmentally durable train called the Snowpiercer designed and built by a rich scientist and train lover named Wilford (Ed Harris), … Continue reading Snowpiercer