Tag Archives: Bong Joon-ho


The Host Review

Director: Bong Jong-ho Starring: Song Kang-ho, Byun Hee-bong, Park Hae-il, Bae Doona and Go Ah-sung With Parasite Bong Joon-ho garnered international acclaim and popularity, even conquering the Academy Awards which have historically been elusive to foreign language films. Despite its unprecedented success Parasite was, in the context of its directors’ career, simply another evolutionary step….

Snowpiercer TV Show Set To Premiere Two Weeks Early

It’s been revealed that TNT’s upcoming Snowpiercer TV show is going to be airing two weeks early which is unusual news to hear during lockdown. This new Snowpiercer TV show was originally supposed to premiere on May 31st on TNT. However, it’s now been revealed that the show will air on May 17th at 9pm…

Parasite Becomes The First International Film To Win The Best Picture Oscar

This morning’s Academy Awards saw history be made when Bong Joon-ho’s film Parasite win the Best Picture award at the 2020 Oscars. Parasite became the first-ever international film to win the Best Picture award, and after 92 years, it’s about time. It’s especially surprising since all signs were pointing towards Sam Mendes’ 1917 winning the…

Could Parasite Cause An Upset And Win Best Picture At The 2020 Oscars?

It was a great moment when Bong Joon-ho’s incredible film, Parasite, was nominated for Best Picture at 2020’s Oscars, and it’s already made history. Parasite is now the first South Korean movie to be nominated for a Best Picture Oscar, and Bong Joon-ho is also the first Korean filmmaker to be nominated for a Best…