Friday, January 21, 2011

Mother (2009)

Mother / Madeo (2009)
Mother / Madeo / 마더 (2009)

Genre: Drama / Thriller
Director: Bong Joon-Ho
Starring: Kim Hye-ja, Won Bin
Duration: 128 min.
Rating: 7.8/10

A mother lives quietly with her twenty-eight-year-old son, Do-joon, providing herbs and acupuncture to neighbors. One day, a girl is brutally murdered, and Do-joon is charged with the killing. Now, it's his mother's call whether to prove him innocent or to leave him imprisoned.


Mother is a film by South Korean director Bong Joon-ho and premiered in the Un Certain Regard category at the 2009 Cannes Film Festival.  It is a brilliant and original movie, with great cinematography, suspense, and an exceptional performance by Kim Hye-ja in the title role.           

Mother / Madeo (2009)

Mother / Madeo (2009)

Mother / Madeo (2009)

Mother / Madeo (2009)

Mother / Madeo (2009)

Mother / Madeo (2009)

Mother / Madeo (2009)

Mother / Madeo (2009)


Adalmin said...

I watched this the other day and the sexual tension between the woman and her son + his friend was REALLY UNCOMFORTABLE LOL. It's a really great flick though, very strange and moving and realistic. Mothers are definitely not saints all the time.

chrisFranko said...

this looks so crazy

Doo said...

What chrisFranko said

Isaacclarke1984 said...

Looks cool I like foreign films

リリアン _♛_ said...

I have this movie on my computerI thought it was good really shows how much a mother can do for his son:)I felt sad over the end :S
I am a fan of Won Bin

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