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Parasite Limited Series Heading To HBO

THR is reporting Parasite, one of the most acclaimed movies of 2019, is heading to HBO as a limited series. Bong Joon Ho , who wrote and directed the Palme d’Or winner and Oscar hopeful, is teaming with Adam McKay, whose recent work The Big Short and Vice earned him multiple award nominations and whose HBO drama, Succession, just took home the Golden Globe for best drama series. Deals are not done, but talks are underway with HBO, which came out on top following a fierce bidding war with Netflix for the rights. Parasite followed the poor but cunning Kim family as they ingratiated themselves into the lives of their wealthy employers, the Park family. The relationship between the two clans went through several twists and ultimately ended up having deadly consequences. It is unclear if the limited series will be some sort of follow-up to the movie or an English-language remake. The Korean film, seen as a take on class warfare as well as a genre thriller, has earned more than

Enter For A Chance To Win Passes To See Netflix's Okja In CLEVELAND

Enter for a chance to win tickets to see Okja on June 26 at 7:30 PM in CLEVELAND. Before Okja debuts on Netflix, here’s your chance to attend to a special advance screening of this highly-anticipated movie from Bong Joon Ho ( Snowpiercer ) For 10 idyllic years, young MIJA ( An Seo Hyun ) has been caretaker and constant companion to Okja—a massive animal and an even bigger friend—at her home in the mountains of South Korea. But that changes when a family-owned multinational conglomerate Mirando Corporation takes Okja for themselves and transports her to New York, where image obsessed and self-promoting CEO LUCY MIRANDO ( Tilda Swinton ) has big plans for Mija’s dearest friend. With no particular plan but single-minded in intent, Mija sets out on a rescue mission, but her already daunting journey quickly becomes more complicated when she crosses paths with disparate groups of capitalists, demonstrators and consumers, each battling to control the fate of Okja...while all Mija want