In Another Country

In Another Country
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Anthony avatar
Anthony

Having lived in Korea for three years, I've never seen any director that portrays its people as accurately as Hong. I was laughing at the nuances the whole way through. This is a study in character, and how the characters interpret (or misinterpret) each other are the building blocks. Hong ...Read more

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Russell

Very fun. Kinda like if David Lynch used his powers for good--a calm, but surreal whimsy fest with Huppert's wry charm at the center.

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Matthew

IN ANOTHER COUNTRY is a charming and low-key comedy of awkward romantic situations.

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Gabriella

Hong Sang-soo forever! <3

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