Contemporary Korean cinema is awash with slick, violent thrillers and the audiences over there keep eating them up. I don’t blame them either.
Hide and Seek
Best described as a mystery/thriller that delves deeply into horror territory Hide and Seek is mainly about a dour and fastidious middle-aged family man who learns that his long-estranged brother -- one who was once banished from the family for reasons of a horrific nature -- has gone missing.
The thriller genre, one of the hallmarks of contemporary Korean cinema, seems to be as strong as ever on the peninsula these days.
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