The Hunger Games return with such a sequel twist that you can't believe writer Suzanne Collins didn't think of film when writing. Catching Fire builds up with all types of subversive messaging which is interesting but also brings into relief the limitations of the genre and film.
The story of Oh Dae-Su, a man who is locked without explanation in a hotel room for 15 years before he attains freedom and seeks his revenge. Oldboy is the second film in Chan-Wook Park's revenge trilogy, following Sympathy For Mr. Vengeance and preceding Lady Vengeance.
Oldboy, based on the Japanese manga "Oldboy" by Nobuaki Minegishi and Garon Tsuchiya, is the second film in Chan-Wook Park's vengeance trilogy, a series of three thematically-connected films the director made in the early 2000s. Oldboy follows the film Sympathy For Mr. Vengeance and precedes Lady Vengeance.