Thirst (2009)

Thirst (2009)

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After a failed medical experiment, a priest must now navigate his new and morally complicated life as a vampire in this South Korean horror from Park Chan-wook (Oldboy).

2009Rating: R18, Horror, violence, sex scenes & offensive language133 minsSouth Korea
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Thirst (2009) | Reviews

New York Post

New York Post

Not at all deadly, but funny and profound and at times intensely erotic.

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Roger Ebert

Roger Ebert

Movies exist to cloak our desires in disguises we can accept, and there is an undeniable appeal to Thirst.

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Boston Globe

Boston Globe

The film's audaciously entertaining, at times even quite moving.

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Daily Telegraph

Daily Telegraph

This fervid extravaganza is easily Park's best film since Oldboy.

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The Guardian

The Guardian

Not one of Park's best films, but it has bite.

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Time Out

Time Out

A rollicking, hysterical splatter-sex-comedy...

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Thirst (2009) | Release Details

Thirst (2009) is available to stream in New Zealand now on Google Play and Apple TV and Academy On Demand and AroVision.