The Handmaiden - 2016 | AKA: Agassi

01 Jun 2016Drama, Romance
The Handmaiden Film 2016 Poster
The Handmaiden Poster


Korea, 1930s. Con man Count Fujiwara hires a pickpocket named Sook-hee to become the maid of the mysterious and fragile heiress Lady Hideko, in an attempt to seize her wealth. But the story takes a twist when the lady falls in love with her maid.

Cast and Crew

Director(s): Park Chan-wook

Producer(s): Park Chan-wook, Syd Lim

Starring(s): Kim Min-hee, Ha Jung-woo, Kim Tae-ri, Cho Jin-woong, Moon So-ri, Kim Hae-sook, Jeong Ha-dam, Han Hana

Story by: Sarah Waters

Screenplay by: Sarah Waters

Cinematography: Chung Chung-hoon


Other Name(s): Agassi

EFW Scale: Not available

Release Date: 01 Jun 2016

Other Release Date / Place: 14 May 2016 / Cannes

Genre(s): Drama, Romance

Certification: Not Available

Language(s): Korean

Country: South Korea

Film Industry: South Korean

Banner(s) and Studio(s)

Banner / Studio: Moho Film

Distributed by: CJ Entertainment

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