The Handmaiden

The Handmaiden (2016)

Original Title: 아가씨

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Genres
Mystery & Thriller, Drama, Romance
Runtime
2h 24min
Age rating
15

Cast

Kim Min-hee
Lady Hideko
Ha Jung-woo
Count Fujiwara
Cho Jin-woong
Uncle Kouzuki
Kim Hae-sook
Ms. Sasaki
Moon So-ri
Aunt of Noble Lady
Jo Eun-hyung
Young Hideko
Kim In-woo
Audience Member
Seon Uk-hyeon
Port clerk
Lim Han-bin
Boy in picture (uncredited)

Synopsis

1930s Korea, in the period of Japanese occupation, a young woman is hired as a handmaiden to a Japanese heiress who lives a secluded life on a large countryside estate with her domineering uncle. But, the maid has a secret: she is a pickpocket recruited by a swindler posing as a Japanese count to help him seduce the heiress 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 the women discover some unexpected emotions.

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