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Bong Joon Ho Narrates a Scene From 'Okja' - New York Times

A bull in a china shop? How about a giant pig in a shopping mall? One scene from the new film “Okja” (in theaters and on Netflix) has a girl (An Seo Hyun) and her pet pig trying to escape from the authorities via an underground shopping center. Things ...and more »

'Okja' Nearly Ended Very Differently - HuffPost

“Okja” is a thinly veiled fable indicting capitalistic greed. In the superb new Netflix movie about a gentle giant, the Mirando Corporation ― the central enterprise that manufactures “super-pigs” to be raised for 10 years and then killed for mass ...and more »

How 'Okja' Targeted Capitalism and Animal Rights With Dark Humor - Inquirer.net

Don't let the image of the giant pig-like animal fool you into thinking that Okja is a wholesome film. Its brutally honest take on animal rights and corporate greed will leave you emotional. Okja | Official Trailer [HD] | Netflix. Info. Shopping. Tap ...and more »

How Okja Made Us Care So Damn Much About A CG Superpig - Gizmodo Australia

Bong Joon Ho's Okja is named for the magical superpig that everyone desires in some way: The Mirando Corporation wants sell her as its new meat product. The Animal Liberation Front wants to use her to expose Mirando. And Mija (An Seo Hyun) just wants ...and more »

Monica's 3 Movies to Stream or Rent This Weekend - New York Times

Looking to avoid the crowds at movie theaters this holiday weekend? I have three movies for you, each available to rent or stream on a major platform. If you can't get to them this weekend, save them to your Watchlist, and check them out when you have ...and more »

Five good movies to watch on Netflix this week: Minions, Okja, and more - Netflix Life

Five good movies to watch on Netflix over Fourth of July Weekend including Minions, the spin-off of Despicable Me, and the Netflix original film Okja! To help you enjoy the long weekend, we have listed five good movies to watch on Netflix over Fourth ...and more »

This Is Netflix's First Big Breakthrough In Film - BuzzFeed News

Okja is the first Netflix original movie that suggests the streaming service can do right by ambitious cinema. Posted on June 30, 2017, at 4:18 p.m.. Alison Willmore. BuzzFeed News Reporter. Share On facebook Share · Share On vk Share · Share On ...and more »

Netflix blockbuster Okja features a gay couple, but you might not have noticed - PinkNews

The online streaming giant released the big budget South Korean-American film, helmed by director Bong Joon-ho. . The $50 million film tells the story of a South Korean girl Mija on a quest to reunite with her pet giant pig, named Okja. Though it wasn ...and more »

Okja: The Heart-Warming Story That Exposes The Horrors Of The Meat Industry - HuffPost UK

The meat industry will always be one that completely divides people. Vegans and vegetarians will argue that animals are not ours to eat and shouldn't suffer to become a burger on someone's plate. There's also the fact that livestock accounts for 15% of ...and more »

Interview: Bong Joon-ho on OKJA's Inspirations and Controversies - ScreenAnarchy (blog)

It all began with a drawing of a little girl and a giant pig. Okja is Director Bong Joon-ho's fantastic journey of a brave child fighting capitalism, betrayal, instant celebrity, and a world full of ills to save her beloved pet from slaughter. Bong ...and more »