OLDBOY
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OLDBOY

Fri
9
Fri 9 Aug 7:00 PM

Arc Cinema
Allocated Seating
120 Mins
August
Fri 9 Aug

2003 |35mm| SK | D: Park Chan-wook 
Korean  English subtitles 
 
Oh Dae-su (Choi Min-sik) is abducted and locked up in a hotel for 15 years, with only television to keep him sane. When he is finally released, Dae-su has just five days to seek revenge against his enigmatic captors and come to terms with his mysterious imprisonment. 
 
Loosely adapted from a Japanese manga of the same name, Oldboy is the critically acclaimed second instalment in director Park Chan-wook's Vengeance TrilogyA masterclass in the thematic exploration of violence and revenge, this action-thriller is regarded by many as one of the greatest films of all time. 
 
A powerful film not because of what it depicts, but because of the depths of the human heart which it strips bare’  Roger Ebert, Chicago Sun-Times 
 
Presented on 35mm film prints from the NFSA collection. 

PLEASE NOTE: This film is rated R18+. People under 18 cannot be admitted to the screening.
August
Fri 9 Aug

Arc Cinema

1 McCoy Circuit Acton, Australian Capital Territory, 2601