Polygon Review: Bong Joon-ho’s Parasite might be the best movie of the year

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— by Karen Han: Art is too subjective a field for any single movie to be deemed a masterpiece by absolutely everyone who sees it, but if there’s any film in recent memory that may (and should) earn that particular distinction, it’s Bong Joon-ho’s Parasite. Despite a nervous lead-up — the director put forth a letter asking audiences not to spoil the movie in the days prior to the film’s premiere at Cannes, as well as saying in an interview that the story might be too Korean for mass audiences to jive with it — the film is a bona fide wonder, and may claim the crown for the best movie of the year…

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May 25, 2019 — 09:00 EDT


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