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Pak, Ch'an-uk 1963-

Overview
Works: 174 works in 823 publications in 12 languages and 8,537 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  History  Erotic films  Historical films  Horror films  Vampire films  Dark comedy films 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Producer, Author, Scenarist, fmd, Restager , Performer, Other, Film editor, Photographer, Contributor, wpr, Interviewee
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ch'an-uk Pak
Oldŭ boi = Oldboy by Chan-Wook Park( Visual )

145 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 1,207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A man is inexplicably kidnapped and imprisoned for 15 years and his wife is brutally murdered. On his release, he is given a wallet full of money and a mobile phone. A stranger calls and asks him to try and figure out why he was imprisoned. A girl appears and promises to help him solve the enigma and seek vengeance for his cruel fate. As the search progresses, the man finally comes face to face with his kidnapper, who proposes a game: if the man discovers the reason for his imprisonment, his kidnapper will kill himself. If not, then the girl will be killed. He has only five days to unravel the mystery". DVD cover
Stoker by Chan-Wook Park( Visual )

54 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,089 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Following the tragic death of her father on her eighteenth birthday, India Stoker ... meets Charlie ..., her charismatic uncle, whom she never knew existed. When Charlie moves in with India and her unstable mother ..., both are drawn to his charming and calming demeanor. But it soon becomes clear that Charlie's arrival was no coincidence, and that the shocking secrets of his past could affect India's future-- or shatter it completely"--Container
Agassi = The Handmaiden( Visual )

29 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 829 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Korean woman who is hired as handmaiden to a young Japanese lady is secretly plotting with a conman to defraud her of her large inheritance
Pakchwi by Chan-wook Park( Visual )

42 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A thriller about a young priest who turns into a vampire. When the highly religious Sang-Hyun volunteers himself to be a test subject for a new vaccine, the procedure turns him into a vampire with little regard for his previous beliefs, meaning that his childhood friend's wife--and her neck-- are no longer off limits. The acclaimed Korean director has expressed that THIRST is more than just a simple horror film, but an 'illicit love story' with dark undertones. And at a time when broody chaste vampires are the new hot ticket, it's also a refreshingly bloody return to the creatures' Gothic roots
Ch'injŏrhan Kŭmjassi by Chan-Wook Park( Visual )

44 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman who was railroaded for the kidnap and murder of a young boy is released from prison after 13 years. With the help of fellow ex-cons whom she has helped and befriended she takes her exacting revenge on those responsible, and then searches for the daughter she lost when she was convited
Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance by Chan-wook Park( Visual )

52 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unable to afford proper care for his dying sister, Ryu turns to the black market to sell his own organs, only to end up cheated of his life savings. He is urged to kidnap the daughter of a wealthy industrialist, but the con turns into a quest for revenge
Mangasia : the definitive guide to Asian comics by Paul Gravett( Book )

3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An exhaustive and visually engaging account, Mangasia charts the evolution of manga from its roots in late nineteenth-century Japan through the many and varied forms of comics, cartoons and animation created throughout Asia for more than one hundred years. World authority on comic art Paul Gravett details the evolving meanings of the myths and legends told and retold by manga artists of every decade and reveals the development and cross pollination of ideas between manga artists throughout Asia. He explores the explosion of creativity in manga after the Second World War and highlights how creators have responded to political events since 1950 in the form of propaganda, criticism, and commentary in manga magazines, comics, and books. With infographics, maps, timelines, and reproductions from Japan, China, Taiwan, North Korea, South Korea, Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, Cambodia, Sri Lanka, the Philippines, Vietnam, India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh, this book is the first to explain the significance of key themes, the meanings of embodied myths and the connections between various manga traditions."--
Kongdong kyŏngbi kuyŏk JSA = Joint Security Area by Chan-Wook Park( Visual )

20 editions published between 2000 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the extremely sensitive, highly-armed Korean DMZ, 16 shots are fired and a North Korean soldier is killed. A South Korean soldier and a North Korean soldier give completely contradictory accounts of the event and another witness attempts to commit suicide rather than submit to questioning. A Swiss military team from the Neutral Nations Supervisory Commission is asked to investigate this mysterious incident before it escalates
Ssaibogŭjiman kwaench'ana = I'm a cyborg, but that's OK( Visual )

33 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romantic comedy set in a psychiatric ward. A girl who thinks she is a cyborg is admitted to hospital and falls in love with a masked schizophrenic who is convinced he can absorb people's souls
3 extremes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in Japanese and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bracing anthology of horror stories uniting three of East Asia's most compelling directors : Miike Takashi, Fruit Chan, and Park Chan-Wook
Warm swamp( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in Korean and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A daughter is torn apart when her family becomes troubled by her brother's divorce. Even her boyfriend cannot comfort her as he still can't put his old girlfriend out of his mind. Produced by the Korean National University of Arts
JSA: Joint Security Area by Chan-wook Park( Visual )

19 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When two North Korean soldiers are killed, supposedly by one South Korean soldier, it threatens to ignite a full-scale conflict. An impartial Swiss intelligence team is sent to investigate and they quickly find flaws in the official version of events
Lady vengeance by Chan-Wook Park( Visual )

30 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having been a model prisoner in jail where she was serving a sentence for murdering a child, Lee Guem-ja is released for a new start. However, as she starts contacting follow inmates, she plans her revenge on the man who was really responsible for the crime, but newly reunited with her daughter, her actions could either lead to salvation or damnation
JSA : Joint Security Area = Kongdong kyŏngbi kuyŏk JSA( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in Korean and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two soldiers, one North Korean and one South Korean, are shot along the 38th Parallel. As tensions rise between North and South, a Neutral Nations Supervisory Commission is called in to investigate the shootings
Three extremes = 3 monsŭt'ŏ by Fruit Chan( Visual )

16 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in 6 languages and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bracing anthology of horror stories uniting three of East Asia's most compelling directors : Fruit Chan's Dumplings, Park Chan-Wook's Cut and Takashi Miike's Box
World short films : a Cinema 16 release ; produced by Luke Morris and Ben Lederman( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixteen short films by international filmmakers, some of which are very rare
Poksu nŭn na ŭi kŏt = Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance( Visual )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in Korean and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ryu is a deaf mute who is desperate to find a kidney for his dying sister. When his initial plans to save her fail, he and his girlfriend, a radical leftist, find themselves contemplating the unthinkable
Pak Ch'an-uk ŭi mongt'aju by Ch'an-uk Pak( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in Korean and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Bak, Chan-uk

Bak, Chanuk

Bak, Chanuk 1963-

Bark, Chan-uk.

Chan-uk, Park 1963-

Chan-wook, Park

Chan-wook, Park 1963-

Chan-wook Park Zuid-Koreaans filmregisseur

Chan-wuk, Park 1963-

Chanwook, Park

Pak Čchan-uk jihokorejský filmový režisér, scenárista a producent

Pak, Ch'an-uk

Pak, Chʻan-uk 1963-

Pak, Ch'anuk.

Pak, Ch'anuk 1963-

Paku, Chanuku

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Park, Chan-wook.

Park, Chan-wook 1963-

Park Chan-wook director de cinema i guionista sud-coreà

Park Chan-wook jihokorejský filmový režisér, scenárista a producent

Park Chan-wook regista e sceneggiatore sudcoreano

Park Chan-wook South Korean film director, screenwriter and film producer

Park Chan-wook Südkoreanischer Filmregisseur, Drehbuchautor und Filmproduzent

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Park, Chanwook.

Park, Chanwook 1963-

Parl, Chan-wuk 1963-

Παρκ Τσαν-γουκ

Пак Чань-үк

Пак Чхан Ук

Պակ Ջան Ուկ հարավկորեացի ռեժիսոր, սցենարիստ

פארק צ'אן-ווק

بارك تشان ووك

پک چن-اوک فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان اهل کره جنوبی

பார்க் சான்-வூக்

పార్క్ చాన్-వుక్

ಚಾನ್-ವುಕ್ ಪಾರ್ಕ್

പാർക് ചാൻ-വൂക്

박, 찬욱 1963-...

박찬욱 1963-

パク・チャヌク

パク, チャヌク 1963-

朴贊郁

朴贊郁 1963-

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