Pieta (2012)

Pieta was released on DVD on July 23, 2013
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Storyline:

Winner of the Golden Lion at the 2012 Venice Film Festival, Pieta is the acclaimed film from the celebrated and controversial Korean director Kim Ki-Duk (Bad Guy; Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter… And Spring; 3-Iron). In this intense and haunting story, a loan shark living an isolated and lonely existence uses brutality to threaten and collect paybacks from desperate borrowers for his moneylender boss. He proficiently and mercilessly collects the debts without regard to the pain he causes his countless victims. One day, a mysterious woman appears in front of him claiming to be his long-lost mother. After coldly rejecting her at first, he gradually accepts her in his life and decides to quit his cruel job and seek a decent, redemptive life. However, he soon discovers a dark secret stemming from his past and realizes it may be too late to escape the horrific consequences already set in motion from his previous life.

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On DVD:

US DVD Release Date July 23, 2013
UK DVD Release Date UK - Not announced
Australia DVD Release Date AU - Not announced

In Theaters:

Complete Movie Details

Run time 104 min
Theater Release Date May 17, 2013
DVD and Blu-ray Release Date July 23, 2013
Actors Min-soo Jo, Jae-rok Kim, Eunjin Kang, Ki-Hong Woo, Jin Yong-Ok
Directed by Ki-duk Kim
Writer(s)
Studio Drafthouse Films
MPAA Not-Rated
Gross $21,932
Genre(s) Drama
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Where to Rent
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