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Pak, Ch'an-uk 1963-

Overview
Works: 122 works in 685 publications in 12 languages and 7,683 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Horror films  Vampire films  Historical films  Crime films  Erotic films  History 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Producer, Author, Scenarist, Restager , Performer, fmd, Film editor, Contributor, Photographer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Ch'an-uk Pak
Snowpiercer by Chun-ho Pong( Visual )

19 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film is set in the future (AD 2031) where, after a failed experiment to stop global warming, an ice age kills off all life on the planet except for the inhabitants of the Snowpiercer, a train that travels around the globe and is powered by a sacred perpetual-motion engine. Its inhabitants are divided by class; the lower-class passengers in one of the last cars stage an uprising, moving car by car up to the front of the train, where the oppressive rich and powerful live
Oldboy by Ch'an-uk Pak( Visual )

130 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 1,157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A man is inexplicably kidnapped and imprisoned for 15 years and his wife is brutally murdered. On his release, he is given a wallet full of money and a mobile phone. A stranger calls and asks him to try and figure out why he was imprisoned. A girl appears and promises to help him solve the enigma and seek vengeance for his cruel fate. As the search progresses, the man finally comes face to face with his kidnapper, who proposes a game: if the man discovers the reason for his imprisonment, his kidnapper will kill himself. If not, then the girl will be killed. He has only five days to unravel the mystery". DVD cover
Stoker by Ch'an-uk Pak( Visual )

51 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Following the tragic death of her father on her eighteenth birthday, India Stoker ... meets Charlie ..., her charismatic uncle, whom she never knew existed. When Charlie moves in with India and her unstable mother..., both are drawn to his charming and calming demeanor. But it soon becomes clear that Charlie's arrival was no coincidence, and that the shocking secrets of his past could affect India's future-- or shatter it completely"--Container
Pakchwi by Ch'an-uk Pak( Visual )

32 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sang-hyun is a priest working for a hospital. He selflessly volunteers for a secret vaccine development project intended to eradicate a deadly virus. However, the virus eventually takes over the priest. He nearly dies, but makes a miraculous recovery after receiving an accidental transfusion of vampire blood. He quickly realizes his sole reason for living involves taking the pleasures of the flesh. He struggles to control his insatiable thirst for blood until a love affair unleashes his darkest desires in deadly new ways
Agassi( Visual )

12 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Korean woman who is hired as handmaiden to a young Japanese lady is secretly plotting with a conman to defraud her of her large inheritance
Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance by Ch'an-uk Pak( Visual )

65 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unable to afford proper care for his dying sister, Ryu turns to the black market to sell his own organs, only to end up cheated of his life savings. He is urged to kidnap the daughter of a wealthy industrialist, but the con turns into a quest for revenge
Kongdong kyŏngbi kuyŏk JSA = Joint Security Area by Ch'an-uk Pak( Visual )

27 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the extremely sensitive, highly-armed Korean DMZ, 16 shots are fired and a North Korean soldier is killed. A South Korean soldier and a North Korean soldier give completely contradictory accounts of the event and another witness attempts to commit suicide rather than submit to questioning. A Swiss military team from the Neutral Nations Supervisory Commission is asked to investigate this mysterious incident before it escalates
3 extremes by Fruit Chan( Visual )

19 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in 6 languages and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bracing anthology of horror stories uniting three of East Asia's most compelling directors : Miike Takashi, Fruit Chan, and Park Chan-Wook
Ssaibogŭjiman kwaench'ana = I'm a cyborg, but that's OK( Visual )

28 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A romantic comedy set in a psychiatric ward. A girl who thinks she is a cyborg is admitted to hospital and falls in love with a masked schizophrenic who is convinced he can absorb people's souls
Chʼinjŏrhan kŭmjassi = Sympathy for Lady Vengeance by Ch'an-uk Pak( Visual )

41 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman who was railroaded for the kidnap and murder of a young boy is released from prison after 13 years. With the help of fellow ex-cons whom she has helped and befriended she takes her exacting revenge on those responsible, and then searches for the daughter she lost when she was convited
JSA: Joint Security Area by Ch'an-uk Pak( Visual )

12 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When two North Korean soldiers are killed, supposedly by one South Korean soldier, it threatens to ignite a full-scale conflict. An impartial Swiss intelligence team is sent to investigate and they quickly find flaws in the official version of events
Warm swamp( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in Korean and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A daughter is torn apart when her family becomes troubled by her brother's divorce. Even her boyfriend cannot comfort her as he still can't put his old girlfriend out of his mind. Produced by the Korean National University of Arts
World short films : a Cinema 16 release ; produced by Luke Morris and Ben Lederman( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixteen short films by international filmmakers, some of which are very rare
Anak'isŭt'ŭ = Anarchists( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in Korean and English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1924 Shanghai, five Korean rebels become known as the Anarchists. Using any form of terrorism, they use whatever means to survive and get paid. However, when they are double-crossed by their employer, chaos ensues
Yŏsŏt kae ŭi sisŏn = If you were me( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in Korean and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six short stories from six different directors. The project started as a commission by the Human Rights Coalitions of Korea where each director was asked to cover the issue of discrimination and how it affects people
American short films by Adam Davidson( Visual )

8 editions published in 2008 in English and Multiple languages and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Cinema16 celebrates the short film by showcasing some of the best classic and award-winning shorts on DVD"--Booklet
Vengeance trilogy( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in Korean and Undetermined and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance: A deaf-mute needs to raise money for a kidney transplant for his sister's life-saving operation. He kidnaps an wealthy businessman's daughter, but a tragic accident sets both him and the child's father on fateful paths of vengeance
Pak Ch'an-uk ŭi omaju by Ch'an-uk Pak( Book )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in Korean and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Missŭ hongdangmu( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in Korean and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

29 year-old Me-sook is the most unpopular teacher at school. She used to be a Russian language teacher at a high school, but was relegated to a middle school to teach English which she can't even understand. And she has a blushing problem so she is often afraid to even lift her face up. But to top it off, she is in love with another married teacher SEO, and believes that he feels the same but is just too shy to show his feelings. So when she finds out that he's having an affair with an attractive a Russian teacher who took her place in high school, Me-sook decides to take action. Hiding her true intentions, she forms an alliance with SEO's daughter Jong-hee, the most unpopular student at school. Jong-hee cooperates with Me-sook to save her father's marriage. They plot ways to separate the lovebirds, becoming friends in the process. But without realizing, they slowly fall into their own trap
Kongdong kyŏngbi kuyŏk JSA J.S.A. : Joint Security Area( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in Korean and English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the extremely sensitive, highly-armed Korean DMZ, 16 shots are fired and a North Korean soldier is killed. A South Korean soldier and a North Korean soldier give completely contradictory accounts of the event and another witness attempts to commit suicide rather than submit to questioning
 
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Alternative Names
Bak, Chan-uk

Bak, Chan-uk 1963-

Bak, Chanuk

Bak, Chanuk 1963-

Bark, Chan-uk.

Chan-uk, Park 1963-

Chan-wook, Park

Chan-wook, Park 1963-

Chan-wook Park Zuid-Koreaans filmregisseur

Chan-wuk, Park 1963-

Chanwook, Park

Pak, Ch'an-uk

Pak, Chʻan-uk 1963-

Pak, Ch'anuk.

Pak, Ch'anuk 1963-

Paku, Chanuku

Park Chan-Uk 1963-....

Park, Chan-wook.

Park, Chan-wook 1963-

Park Chan-wook jihokorejský filmový režisér, scenárista a producent

Park Chan-wook regista e sceneggiatore sudcoreano

Park Chan-wook South Korean film director, screenwriter and film producer

Park Chan-wook Südkoreanischer Filmregisseur, Drehbuchautor und Filmproduzent

Park Chan-Wuk 1963-....

Park, Chanwook.

Park, Chanwook 1963-

Parl, Chan-wuk 1963-

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Пак Чхан Ук

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پک چن-اوک فیلمنامه‌نویس، تهیه‌کننده، و کارگردان اهل کره جنوبی

பார்க் சான்-வூக்

పార్క్ చాన్-వుక్

ಚಾನ್-ವುಕ್ ಪಾರ್ಕ್

പാർക് ചാൻ-വൂക്

박, 찬욱 1963-...

박찬욱 1963-

パク・チャヌク

朴贊郁

朴贊郁 1963-

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