“The Taste of Money” (Korean: Donui Mat) is a 2012 South Korean erotic suspense film about a conglomerate-owning family. It triggered controversy and hype with its portrayal of the lives of the privileged in Korean society, exploring themes of sex and money, greed and ambition. A decadent and sensational film that presents biting commentary on the rich and famous, it is Im Sang-soo’s seventh film.
In a luxurious house outside Seoul lives one of the country’s richest families: company president, his wife, their divorced daughter and son. Their current job is making sure a US businessman is kept happy with hookers, as part of a major business deal that could prove crucial to the family’s fortunes…
Título en Español – “The Taste of Money” (2012)
“The Intouchables” (film)
“The Intouchables” (French: Intouchables) is a 2011 French comedy-drama film directed by Olivier Nakache and Éric Toledano. It stars François Cluzet and Omar Sy. Nine weeks after its release in France on 2 November 2011, it became the second biggest box office hit in France, just behind the 2008 film Welcome to the Sticks. The film has received several award nominations. In France, the film was nominated for eight César Awards and earned Omar Sy the César Award for Best Actor.
In Paris, the aristocratic and intellectual Philippe is a quadriplegic millionaire that is interviewing candidates for the position of his caretaker with his red-haired secretary Magalie. Out of the blue, the rude African Driss cuts the line of candidates and brings a document from the Social Security and asks to Phillipe to sign it to prove that he is seeking a job position to receive his unemployment insurance…
Título en Español – “Intocable” (2011)
“A Somewhat Gentle Man” (film)
“A Somewhat Gentle Man” (Norwegian: En Ganske Snill Mann, and also known as Regnskap) is a 2010 Norwegian comedy film directed by Hans Petter Moland. It was nominated for the Golden Bear at the 60th Berlin International Film Festival…
Ulrik is reluctantly let out of prison after serving 12 years for murder. He has to cope with his gang, his ex, a few women – and a snitch. His son has a fiancé. Her family doesn’t approve of murder. They have a nursery, they have principles. Ulrik is a somewhat gentle man. But how gentle can you be? … and he’s losing his hair…
Título en Español – “Un Hombre Bastante Bueno” (2010)
Movies not to be missed – IMdb – Wilkipedia – Dugutigui
In the “Diula” language in Mali, the term « dugutigui » (chief of the village), literally translated, means: «owner of the village»; «dugu» means village and «tigui», owner. Probably the term is the result of the contraction of «dugu kuntigui» (literally: chief of the village).