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Cruel Beauty: The Cinema of Kim Ki-Duk

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After all of the recent hullabaloo regarding the incestuous Moebius, we thought it would be a hell of a lot of fun to visit its infamous filmmaker, Kim Ki-duk, his past controversies, and some of his films that provide a wonderful, visceral, viewing experience.

While Kim’s films are not as gore-tastic as what us horror freaks might be used to, they are hauntingly gorgeous, wild pieces of art. In Korea, and abroad, he is notorious for violent, and sexual, themes within his work. Also known for talking loudly, and strongly, against the state of the Korean film industry, Kim […]

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