- US, South Korea
- 2h 33min
- Directed by: Hong-jin Na
- Cast: Do-won Kwak, Jun Kunimura, Hwan-hee Kim, Jeong-min Hwang
- Language: Korean, Japanese
- UK release: 25 November 2016
Jong-Goo (Do-won) is a policeman in the rural village of Goksung when a wave of brutal crimes sweeps through the region. It suffers from unevenness: the early part of the investigation is played for broad laughs, while the later ones reach a fever pitch and it becomes hard to know or care what you're watching.
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Reviews & features
The Wailing21 Nov 2016
Atmospheric South Korean chiller from Hong-jin Na that proves too inconsistent to fully grip
South Korea has proved fertile ground for genre films, from ruthless revengers such as I Saw the Devil and Oldboy to stranger fare like this year's terrific Train to Busan. But, despite garnering great word of mouth on the festival circuit, Hong-jin…
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