The Handmaiden


1930s Korea, in the period of Japanese occupation, a new girl (Sookee) is hired as a handmaiden to a Japanese heiress (Hideko) who lives a secluded life on a large countryside estate with her domineering Uncle (Kouzuki). But the maid has a secret. She is a pickpocket recruited by a swindler posing as a Japanese Count to help him seduce the Lady to elope with him, rob her of her fortune, and lock her up in a madhouse. The plan seems to proceed according to plan until Sookee and Hideko discover some unexpected emotions.

Director:
  • Chan-wook Park

Stars:
Release Date: 2016-11-01
IMDb icon 8.1/10
  • Country: KR
  • Language: Korean | Japanese
  • Budget: KRW10,000,000,000
  • Revenue: Cumulative Worldwide $37,767,206
faq
How much has The Handmaiden made?
Commercial tv-show fees worldwide today are Cumulative Worldwide $37,767,206.
How much did it cost to make The Handmaiden?
According to various sources, the cost of producing the tv-show was at least KRW10,000,000,000.
Who is the director of the movie The Handmaiden?
This tv-show was directed by Chan-wook Park.
What is the genre of The Handmaiden?
The tv-show belongs to the genres of Drama, Mystery, Romance, Best movies 2016, Best Erotic Movies.
Who starred in The Handmaiden?
Many famous actors starred in this tv-show, here are the names of the most famous: Min-hee Kim, Tae-ri Kim, Jung-woo Ha, Jin-woong Jo, Hae-suk Kim.
What is The Handmaiden IMDB Ranking?
At the moment, the rating is 8.1.
When was The Handmaiden released?
The start date for this tv-show on USA TV is 2016-11-01.