Directed By – Chan-wook Park
Screenplay By – Jae-sun Lee, Jong-yong Lee, Mu-yeong Lee & Chan-wook Park
Cinematography By – Byeong-il Kim
Starring Kang-ho Song, Ha-kyun Shin & Doona Bae
Not nearly as clean as Sympathy for Lady Vengeance but Mr. Vengeance still has it’s high points. I don’t know, I can’t quite put my finger on it but it just wasn’t as engrossing as Lady Vengeance. I think for the most part is that the plot in Lady Vengeance is a very standard Kill Bill type of revenge, whereas Mr. Vengeance is less about revenge and more about tragedy and the line of where revenge and tragedy intersect.
A very good film indeed, Mr. Vengeance is a great early entry into Chan-wook Park’s filmography.
God Bless America