The Good the bad the Weird
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Originally released as a motion picture in 2008.
"Special features: Theatrical trailer ; Behind the scenes ; Cannes highlight reel ; Making of #1 ; Making of #2 ; Interviews with actors Song Kang-ho, Lee Byung-hun, Jung Woo-sung, and director Kim Jee-woon."--Container.
Song Kang-ho, Lee Byung-hun, Jung Woo-sung.
It's 1930s Manchuria, and greed is in the air. A manic outlaw, a nasty holy man, and a determined bounty hunter are all in hot pursuit of a treasure map. Throw in Chinese gangsters, the Japanese army, and other rival factions also in pursuit of the invaluable map, and it all comes down to a big showdown in the desert.
DVD; anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1); Dolby digital 5.1.
Not your typical western submitted by majean on August 22, 2018, 4:17pm This is definitely an action movie, but with just enough comedy and characterization to keep me interested. The various factions that are chasing the treasure map - the Japanese army, the Manchurian bandits, and the three Korean main characters (the Good, the Bad, and the Weird) - are distinctly dressed and use various modes of transportations (Jeeps, horses, and motorcycles) so they are pretty easy to keep separate in the large scale shoot-outs that often erupt. The sets and costumes are beautiful (if probably anachronistic at times). Don't question the physics of the weapons, just sit back and enjoy.
New York, NY : MPI Media Group, .
Year Published: 2010
Description: 1 videodisc (130 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Rated: Not Rated
Kim, Chi-un, 1964-
Yi, Pyŏng-hŏn, 1970-
CJ Ent'ŏt'einmŏnt'ŭ (Firm)
MPI Media Group.
Treasure troves -- 1931-1940 -- Drama.
Outlaws -- Manchoukuo -- 1931-1940 -- Drama.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.