Parasite | 2019

Directed by: Bong Joon Ho

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Main Plot

Greed and class discrimination threaten the newly formed symbiotic relationship between the wealthy Park family and the destitute Kim clan.


  • Song Kang-ho's character, Kim Ki-taek, is a father who becomes entangled in a web of deceit and manipulation. Song Kang-ho
  • Lee Sun-kyun's character, Park Dong-ik, is the wealthy father of the Park family and plays a significant role in the plot of Parasite. Lee Sun-kyun
  • Cho Yeo-jeong's character in Parasite is a wealthy woman who unknowingly becomes a pawn in a family's plan. Cho Yeo-jeong

Ending Explained

In the ending of Parasite, the Kim family's plan to infiltrate and exploit the wealthy Park family unravels. A violent confrontation ensues when the former housekeeper reveals her husband, who has been living in the basement, leading to chaos and bloodshed. Ki-woo, the Kim son, survives but is left devastated. Years later, he writes a letter to his father, expressing hope for a future where they can reunite and finally escape their basement existence.

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Bong Joon Ho Song Kang-ho Lee Sun-kyun Cho Yeo-jeong