Joon Ho Bong’s Parasite is releasing to Blu-ray, DVD, and On-Demand rental options on January 28, 2020. The Digital versions of the film will be available for purchase starting January 14, 2020. [Update: Parasite will arrive on 4k Blu-ray on June 2, 2020. Order from Amazon!]
On Blu-ray, Parasite is presented in 1080p at 2.39:1 widescreen aspect ratio. Audio is provided in Korean DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 and English Dolby Digital 2.0. Subtitles are also provided in English.
On 4k Blu-ray, the film is presented in 2160p at 2.39:1 aspect ratio with HDR10+ (see other titles with HDR10+) and Dolby Atmos audio (in Korean). Other audio formats include French Dolby Digital 5.1, Korean/French DTS-HD MA 5.1, and English Dolby Digital 2.0.
The Blu-ray combo edition includes a Digital Copy. And, there is a bonus feature on the Blu-ray Disc with Q & A from director Joon Ho Bong presented in 1080 i/p. The 4k Blu-ray edition includes a Blu-ray and Digital Copy along with all bonus features in 4k. The 4k Blu-ray also features a Q&A with Director Bong Joon Ho.
Parasite “Gisaengchung” is a South Korean film starring Kang-ho Song, Sun-kyun Lee, and Yeo-jeong Jo. The story revolves around a family that schemes their way into the lives of an unknowing wealthy household.
The movie received a “Certified Fresh” sticker from Rotten Tomatoes.