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Uniform Title Thirst (Motion picture)
Title Pakchwi [videorecording] / chegong, CJ Ent'ot'einmont'u (chu) P'ok'osu P'ich'yosu Int'onaesyonol ; chejak, Moho P'illum ; Pak Ch'an-uk chakp'um ; kamdok, Pak Ch'an-uk ; kakpon, Pak Ch'an-uk, Chong So-gyong ; chejak, Pak Ch'an-uk, An Su-hyon = Thirst / CJ Entertainment and Focus Features International present a Moho Film production ; a Park Chan-wook film ; directed by Park Chan-wook ; screenplay by Park Chan-wook, Chung Seo-kyung ; produced by Park Chan-wook, Ahn Soo-hyun.

Imprint Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, c2009.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe DVDs 1st Floor  791.4372 T3485 2009    ---  Available
Description 1 videodisc (134 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, NTSC, region 1.
Language Korean dialogue, French or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Cast Song Kang-ho = Song Kang-ho, Kim Ok-pin = Kim Ok-vin, Kim Hae-suk = Kim Hae-sook, Sin Ha-gyun = Shin Ha-kyun.
Credits Cinematographer, Chong Chong-hun = Chung Chung-hoon ; editors, Kim Sang-bom = Kim Sang-bum, Kim Chae-bom = Kim Jae-bum ; music, Cho Yong-uk = Cho Young-uk ; visual effects supervisor, Yi Chon-hyong = Lee Jeon-hyung.
Note Aspect ratio: 2.35:1, anamorphic widescreen, Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, dual layer.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2009.
Inspired by Emile Zola's Therese Raquin.
Audience MPAA Rating: R; for graphic bloody violence, disturbing images, strong sexual content, nudity and language.
Summary 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.
Subject Vampires -- Drama.
Priests -- Drama.
Vaccines -- Drama.
Blood -- Transfusion -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
Genre/Form Dark comedy films.
Vampire films.
Horror films.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Motion pictures -- Korea (South).
Korean language films.
Added Author Pak, Ch`an-uk, 1963- Screenwriter. Director.
Chong, So-gyong, 1975- Screenwriter.
An, Su-hyon.
Song, Kang-ho. Actor.
Kim, Ok-pin. Actor.
Kim, Hae-suk. Actor.
Shin, Ha-gyun. Actor.
Chong, Chong-hun.
Cho, Yong-uk. Composer.
Zola, Emile, 1840-1902. Therese Raquin.
CJ Ent'ot'einmont'u (Firm)
Focus Features International (Firm)
Moho P'illum.
Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Added Title Thirst [videorecording]
Standard No. 025192019463
Music No. 61108992 Universal Studios Home Entertainment

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