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Struggling to keep up with his peers at his boarding school, Joon's (David Lee) problems intensify when he's fingered for the murder of a classmate. This, however, is just the beginning of the carnage...

★★★★★

Ex-teacher Shin Su-Won makes an audacious debut with this intricate, flashbacking exposé of the lengths South Korean students will go simply to get top grades. The plot should be completely preposterous, but its brutally absurd mayhem has a hideous ring of authenticity.

A fiercely satirical, sideways look at a boiler-room-style education system.

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