The Good, the Bad, the Weird
- 2 hr 19 min
The Good, The Bad, The Weird is a 2008 western action and adventure film from South Korea that was filmed by Kim Jee-woon. The film is heavily inspired by the spaghetti action western, The Good, The Bad, and the Ugly. The film premiered at the 2008 Cannes film festival. The plot of the film revolves around the three title characters who are never called by their real names, only The Good, The Bad and the Weird. The Bad is a hitman whom is after a map on a train, but before he can obtain it, it is procured by The Weird as the Good arrives after the bounty on the Bad. The map, as it turns out, is a treasure map which is said to lead to ancient and unfathomable wealth. Into this chaos is thrown a Manchurian commander and his brigade who go after the men even as they go after each other, each trying in succession to steal the map from the other.