Now, with "Parasite," he is back on track with a vengeance. Anthony Lane has been a film critic for The New Yorker since . He is the ."Parasite" is a satirically comedic thriller about poverty, about the contrast between the rich and the poor, about the injustice of inequality, that avoids the conventions and habits of realistic social dramas. The settings are crucial to the movie..Parasite. Bong Joon ho s new film is a tale of two families. Park Dong ik Lee Sun kyun is smooth and serene, with a home to match. He has two children, .Oscars "Parasite" s Best Picture Win Can t Redeem the Sign up for The New Yorker s Movie Club Newsletter to get reviews of the .