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2,366 Ratings

The Housemaid


Directed by Kim Ki-young
South Korea, 1960
Crime, Drama, Horror


A torrent of sexual obsession, revenge, and betrayal is unleashed under one roof in this venomous melodrama from South Korean master Kim Ki-young. The Housemaid depicts an illicit affair between a married music teacher and the new maid which threatens to tear the family apart.

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The Housemaid
Directed by Kim Ki-young

Awards & Festivals

Festival de Cannes

2008 | Cannes Classics

Berlin International Film Festival

1998 | Forum

Buenos Aires Festival Internacional de Cine Independiente

2009 | Clásicos Modernos


2010 | World Cinema

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