Winner of the 2020 Oscar for Best Picture, Best Director, Best Original Screenplay and Best International Film, the 2020 BAFTA for Best Film Not in the English Language and Best Original Screenplay, and the Palme d'Or at the 2019 Cannes Film Festival.
Bong Joon-ho ('Snowpiercer' 'Okja') returns with this black comedy about wealth, greed and class discrimination. Kim Ki-teak's (Song Kang-ho) family are all unemployed and living in a squalid basement. When his son gets a tutoring job at the lavish home of the Park family, the Kim family's luck changes. One by one they gradually infiltrate the wealthy Park's home, attempting to take over their affluent lifestyle.
★★★★★ "The kind of remarkable experience that makes modern movie-going such a joy." - Mark Kermode, The Observer
★★★★★ "A miracle of a film." - John Nugent, Empire
★★★★★ "It is almost a supernatural or sci-fi story; an invasion of the lifestyle snatchers. Parasite gets its tendrils into you." - Peter Bradshaw, The Guardian
★★★★★ "As playful as it is sincere and revelatory." -Clarisse Loughrey, The Independent
★★★★★ "A spectacular epic and tightly wound chamber piece, chicly sophisticated, brutal as a hammer." - Danny Leigh, Financial Times