Thirst

Directed by Chan Wook Park

Year: 2009
Running Time: 135
Color Type: Color
Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1
Country: South Korea
Language: English
Genres: Horror, Foreign
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Thirst

Cast
Kang-ho Song
Dong-soo Seo
Hee-jin Choi
Hwa-ryong Lee
In-hwan Park
Ok-bin Kim
Mi-ran Ra
Eriq Ebouaney

Crew
Directed by Chan Wook Park


From Chan-wook Park, the director of Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance, Oldboy, Lady Vengeance and Stoker, comes a shockingly original vampire story with a chilling, erotic style. A blood transfusion saves the life of a priest (Kang-ho Song, Memories of Murder, The Host, Snowpiercer), but also transforms him into a vampire. He struggles to control his insatiable thirst for blood until a love affair unleashes his darkest desires in deadly new ways. Daring and operatic, Thirst is a truly wicked love story that takes classic vampire lore to twisted new heights. “A MAD LOVE STORY! Director Park Chan-wook’s richest, craziest, most mature work yet!” – Richard Corliss, TIME

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