PARASITE Director Desires to Make a “Totally different” Form of Musical
Bong Joon-ho’s Parasite was, , form of an enormous deal final 12 months. And so it is sensible that everybody and their mom (natch) is awaiting information on his subsequent movie. And immediately we hear that he needs to make a musical… his manner.
He tells Empire: “I might like to make a musical. Characters would start singing, then assume, ‘Oh my God, fuck this, that is too tacky,’ and cease out of the blue. There are wonderful musical movies, like Singin’ In The Rain. However after I watch them, I really feel very embarrassed and begin blushing. So it must be… totally different.”
Parasite is directed by Bong Joon-ho from a script he co-wrote with by Han Jin-won. It stars Track Kang-ho, Lee Solar-kyun, Cho Yeo-jeong, Choi Woo-shik, and Park So-dam. Bong Joon-ho additionally produced the movie together with Kwak Sin-ae, Moon Yang-kwon, and Jang Younger-hwan.
It facilities on the Park Household: the image of aspirational wealth. And the Kim Household, wealthy in road smarts however not a lot else. Be it probability or destiny, these two homes are introduced collectively and the Kims sense a golden alternative. Masterminded by college-aged Ki-woo, the Kim youngsters expediently set up themselves as tutor and artwork therapist, to the Parks. Quickly, a symbiotic relationship kinds between the 2 households. The Kims present “indispensable” luxurious companies whereas the Parks obliviously bankroll their whole family. When a parasitic interloper threatens the Kims’ newfound consolation, a savage, underhanded battle for dominance breaks out, threatening to destroy the delicate ecosystem between the Kims and the Parks.
The movie presently holds a killer 99% approval score over on Rotten Tomatoes with a Critics Consensus that reads: “An pressing, brilliantly layered have a look at well timed social themes, Parasite finds writer-director Bong Joon Ho in near-total command of his craft.”