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Memories of murder [videorecording] / produced by Seoung-Jae Cha, Moo-Ryoung Kim, Jong-yun No ; written by Bong Joon Ho, Sung-bo Shim ; directed by Bong Joon Ho.

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  • 0 of 1 copy available at Bethlehem Area Public Library System.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Bethlehem Main Library 2 DVDs (Text) 33062009435562 New Adult DVD Fiction Checked Out 06/17/2021

Record details

  • ISBN: 1681438232
  • ISBN: 9781681438238
  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (131 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 folded booklet (12 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 19 cm).
  • Edition: [Director-approved special edition].
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Criterion Collection, [2021]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 2003.
Based on the play "Come to see me" by Kwang-rim Kim.
5.1 surround, wide screen 1.85:1.
Accompanying booklet includes an essay by critic and novelist Ed Park.
Features: two 2003 commentaries featuring Bong and members of the cast and crew, plus a new commentary featuring critic Tony Rayns; new interview with filmmaker Guillermo del Toro; new interview with Bong about the real-life serial killer who inspired the film; documentary from 2004 on the making of the film; deleted scenes with optional audio commentary by Bong; new interview with film scholar Jeff Smith on the use of sound in Bong's work; Incoherence : a 1994 student film by Bong with a new introduction by the director; teaser; trailer; TV spot.
Participant or Performer Note:
Kang-ho Song, Kim Sang-kyung, Roe-ha Kim, Jae-ho Song, Byun Hee-Bong.
Summary, etc.:
Two police detectives investigate a series of murders that rocked a rural Korean community.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD, NTSC, region 1; widescreen ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
For private home use only.
Language Note:
In Korean with English subtitles.
Subject: Serial murders > Korea (South) > Drama.
Murder > Investigation > Korea (South) > Drama.
Police > Korea (South) > Drama.
Genre: Detective and mystery films.
Police films.
Feature films.
Fiction films.

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