The Handmaiden (2016)
Never did they expect to get into a controversial relationship...
|Title||:||The Handmaiden (2016)|
|Genres||:||Thriller, Drama, Romance|
|Production Co.||:||CJ Entertainment, Moho Film, Yong Film|
|Production Countries||:||KR , United States of America|
|Plot||:||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.|