|release date||March 13 2007|
|starring||Seong-won Jang, Eung-su Kim, Dong-kyu Lee|
SynopsisAfter 16-years pass, a group of former students decide to visit their sickly, wheel-chair bound teacher Ms. Park at her country cottage for an impromptu class reunion before the frail woman dies. Once the tearful hellos are complete, it becomes clear that the ex-classmates have blossomed into raging alcoholics, bulimics and plastic surgery addicts, thanks to Ms. Park’s early childhood schooling. Soon, the happy gathering turns into a nightmare as old grudges and hidden truths surface and one by one the former classmates vanish in a series of unforgettably gruesome and mysterious murders.
What a strange, twisted and thoroughly intricate film this is. Well, at least the plethora of minor details and trivial plot points would have me believe, anyway. On the outside it is a simple slasher film – and a very good one at that – but this facet merely occupies the film’s second act, as does the lion’s share of the gore and violence. …Read More