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Memories of Murder

2hrs 7mins
Directed by
Bong Joon Ho
Song Kang-ho, Kim Sang-kyung, Roe-ha Kim
Film Language
Korean with English subtitles

1986 in a small town...for two detectives, everything was new.

Memories of Murder tells the harrowing true story of the hunt for a sadistic serial rapist and murderer terrorizing a small province in 1980s South Korea. Marking the first of many successful collaborations between four-time Oscar winner Bong Joon Ho and leading man Song Kang Ho, the film follows the paths of three increasingly desperate detectives as they attempt to decipher the violent mind of a killer in a futile effort to solve the case. Now, seventeen years after its initial release, and a year after the real culprit was identified, this cult classic takes its place as a modern masterpiece.

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