We respect the genius and ingenuity, not only the Korean film but the Japanese manga, the original source.
The original film is a cartoon (Oldboy was first a Japanese manga), and should have stayed that way.
I would say more of my inspiration stems from ‘manga’ or anime.
In April, Murakami released his film Jellyfish Eyes, inspired by “a manga called GeGeGe no Kitaro” from the 1960s.
There are two distinct races or types of this family in Cuba, one known as the mango, and the other as the manga.
There are two types of the manga, one known as the Amarilla and the other as the Blanca.
The manga canoes were to arrive during the night, for the canoes we had were not fit for the capture of such large game.
Once inside the manga, however, we were able to look them over at our leisure.
The harpoon has hardly struck the manga when our canoe goes with fearful rapidity.
It is not under corte or manga either in Covarrubia or the 1730 edit.
"Japanese comic books or graphic novels," c.1984, from Japanese, "cartoon, caricature," literally "involuntary pictures." Term said to have been coined 1814 by artist Katsushika Hokusai to "convey a sense of free-flowing composition and quirky style." See anime.