Charismatic con artists in Palme d’Or-winning drama

  The followers of Korean heartthrob Choi Woo-sik remember him for his roles in "Train to Busan," "Okja" and his award-winning turn in "Set Me Free." But fans and film buffs alike should make a beeline at the box office for Woo-sik's latest film, Bong Joon-ho's "Parasite," when it begins its theatrical run in the Philippines today.   After all, it isn't every day that the winner of the Cannes festival's coveted Palme d'Or---the first Korean film to accomplish such a feat---is shown in local theaters. So, after that "in-house food-only" debacle, we tip our hat to SM Cinemas and its programmers for this taste-elevating exclusive treat for Pinoy moviegoers.   ...

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