Parasite
  • Director(s)

    Bong Joon-ho

  • Production Year

    2019

  • Genre(s)

    Comedy, Thriller

  • Approx. running minutes

    132m

  • Cast

    Song Kang-ho, Chang Hyae-jin, Choi Woo-shik, Park So-dam, Lee Sun-kyun, Cho Yeo-jeong, Jeong Ji-so, Jung Hyeon-jun, Lee Jung-eun

Film

Parasite

strong bloody violence, language, sex, sex references

PARASITE is a South Korean black comedy thriller in which a family of fraudsters lie their way into working closely with an affluent family.

  • Director(s)

    Bong Joon-ho

  • Production Year

    2019

  • Genre(s)

    Comedy, Thriller

  • Approx. running minutes

    132m

  • Cast

    Song Kang-ho, Chang Hyae-jin, Choi Woo-shik, Park So-dam, Lee Sun-kyun, Cho Yeo-jeong, Jeong Ji-so, Jung Hyeon-jun, Lee Jung-eun

PARASITE is a South Korean black comedy thriller in which a family of fraudsters lie their way into working closely with an affluent family.

Violence

There are scenes in which characters are stabbed and hit with rocks and BBQ skewers, resulting in bloody aftermath detail. There is also a scene in which a character is pushed down a staircase and hits her head forcefully against a wall.

Language

There is strong language ('f**k') and milder terms ('screw', 'piss', 'shit', 'asshole', 'bitch', 'hell').

Sex

There is a scene in which a couple masturbate each other on a sofa without any nudity. There are strong sex references including a reference to a character 'dripping his sperm' in a car while having sex in there.

There are scenes in which characters behave dangerously by purposefully triggering another character's allergies by exposing her to peaches.

UseRuntimeDistributorClassification Date
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ParasiteCinema132m 0sArtificial Eye Film Co. Ltd11/03/2020
ParasiteCinema132m 0sArtificial Eye Film Co. Ltd11/03/2020
ParasiteCinema132m 0sStudio Canal17/09/2019
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ParasitePhysical media + VOD/Streaming132m 0sArtificial Eye Film Co. Ltd30/06/2020
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ParasiteCinema1m 0sArtificial Eye Film Co. Ltd24/07/2020
ParasiteCinema1m 0sArtificial Eye Film Co. Ltd19/12/2019
ParasiteCinema1m 0sArtificial Eye Film Co. Ltd19/12/2019
ParasiteCinema2m 0sStudio Canal05/12/2019
ParasiteCinema2m 0sStudio Canal05/12/2019
  • Classified date

    30/06/2020

  • BBFC reference

    AVF378643

  • Language

    Korean