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AMC Theatres Mislabels Bong Joon Ho’s ‘Parasite’ as a Film About a ‘Japanese Family’

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AMC Theatres is being criticized online following a mistake on their Best New Movies list for October 2019 which listed South Korean director Bong Joon-ho’s award-winning “Parasite” as a story about a “rich Japanese family.”

The mistake was picked up by a Korean social media user on MissyUSA who wrote, “On AMC’s monthly recommended movies list, they seemed to have described the subject of ‘Parasite’ as a ‘Japanese family.’ At such a sensitive and tense time as well!”

‘Into the Badlands’ Renewed For 3rd Season Because Daniel Wu is Badass AF

AMC’s “Into the Badlands” is only halfway through its second season, but the network has already renewed the series for an expanded 16-episode third season set to premiere in 2018.

The hit martial arts drama, starring Daniel Wu who also serves as one of the show’s executive producers, is averaging a total of 3.6 million viewers with 2.2 million between the ages of 25 and 54, according to Nielsen live-plus-three ratings.