Samaritan girl [videorecording] : a dark tale of revenge / Showeast presents a Kim Ki-duk film production ; produced by Bae Jeong-min ; written and directed by Kim Ki-duk
- Language Note:
- Korean dialogue, English and Spanish subtitles.
- Jae-Young is a prostitute who sleeps with men while her best friend Yeo-Jin "manages" her. Yeo-Jin fixes dates, takes care of the money and makes sure the coast is clear. When Jae-Young falls in love with one of her johns, she has to surpress her feelings towards him. One day Yeo-Jin fails in doing her duty by not looking out for police officers searching for underaged prostitutes. In order to not get caught Jae-Young jumps out of a window nearly killing herself. On her deathbed, she wishes to see the man again whom she fell in love with and turned away from. Trying to understand her best friend, Yeo-Jin tracks down every man she slept with.
- Audience Notes:
- MPAA rating: R; for violence and sexual content.
- Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2004.
Special features: Photo gallery; Tartan new releases.
- Creation/Production Credits Note:
- Director of photography, Sun sang-jae ; editor, Kim Ki-duk ; music, Park Ji-woong ; costume designer, Lim Seung-hee.
- Participant/Performer Note:
- Lee Uhi, Kwak Ji-min, Seo Min-jung.
- Technical Details:
- DVD, region 1, NTSC, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, DTS 5.1 surround.
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