Amazon Prime Video announces Oscar-winning Korean film Parasite to release digitally in India on 27 March
Parasite is one of the highest-rated, critically acclaimed movies of 2019.
The film will be made available to Amazon Prime Video members in India, within months of its Indian theatrical release on 31 January.
Directed and written by Bong Joon-ho, the film follows the lives of a poor family, the Kims, as they con their way into becoming the servants of a rich family, the Parks. But their easy life gets complicated when their deception is threatened with exposure.
Amazon Prime Video India members can view the award-winning film in Korean with English subtitles, starting 27 March.
In an effort to reach a larger audience, the much-loved and heavily awarded movie will also be made available with Hindi dubbing on the platform.
The film is one of the highest-rated, critically acclaimed movies of 2019, and has secured writer-director Bong Joon-ho four awards at the Oscars this year: Best Picture, Best Director, Best Original Screenplay, and Best International Feature Film.
Parasite is also the first film from a South Korean director to win Best Picture and the first with a primarily Asian cast.
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