Sympathy For Mr. Vengeance (Boksuneun Naui Geot) (2002)
Chan-wook Park's savage and stylish thriller finds deaf-mute Ryu (Ha-kyun Shin) without the necessary funds to pay for a kidney transplant for his dying sister (Ji-Eun Lim). Desperate and recently laid off from his job, Ryu concocts a scheme (with the encouragement of his girlfriend) to kidnap his employer's daughter in a bid to raise the cash. The plot goes awry and soon Ryu and the girl's father are headed down an inevitable path of grisly, blood-soaked tragedy. Also stars Kang-ho Song, Du-na Bae. 129 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtracks: Korean DTS 5.1, Dolby Digital 5.1; Subtitles: English, Spanish; audio commentary; featurettes; filmography; photo gallery; theatrical trailer. In Korean with English subtitles.