Chaw (2009)

A massive, man-eating boar attacks a small Korean village in director Shin Jung-won's darkly comic monster flick. A lifelong city slicker, Seoul policeman Officer Kim (Uhm Tae-Woong) is none too happy about his recent transfer to the… More

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Rated: R
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DVD Release Date: April 26, 2011
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Brian Orndorf

Picture has difficulty translating frantic fits of performance and slapstick into a crisply executed feature film, wasting a delicious premise on two protracted hours of stillborn silly business.

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Anton Bitel
Little White Lies

Shin Jeong-won's Chaw, the latest film to pit humans against a gigantic boar, seems more interested in wildly parodying what has come before than in rooting out new territories for itself.

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Tsubaki Sanjuro
A lot of fun, flaws and everything. Those little piggies are really cute, the movie could do away with one particular character that adds nothing to the whole… More
Christopher Brown
Like Jaws, Hot Fuzz and a bad drug trip rolled into a giant killer pig movie.  A lot more entertaining than the similarly themed Pig Hunt, with likable… More
Lee ?
An interesting spoof on Jaws with the island of Amity swapped for a mountainous region of South Korea and a huge wild Boar taking the place of the great white… More
Dean McKenna
This Korean film is familiar as <i>Razorback</i> meets <i>Jaws</i>, has a great deal of fun and horror... highly entertaining thoughout.… More