Release Date: January 21, 2011 (limited) Studio: IFC Films Director: Im Sang-soo Screenwriter: Im Sang-soo Starring: Jeon Do-yeon Genre: Thriller Plot Summary: "The Housemaid" is a sumptuous and erotic thriller set within the household of a beautiful and extremely wealthy family. When they hire a comely young maid to work with an older housekeeper, she is specifically assigned to cater to the spoiled and vastly pregnant wife, who will soon give birth to twins, and her agreeable young daughter. However, it's not long before she attracts the attention of her husband and soon finds herself pregnant. It's only when the family's social order is disturbed that all hell breaks loose.
The film is a remake of Kim Ki-young's 1960 classic of the same name which was recently restored by Martin Scorsese.