Josh Brolin in Spike Lee's "Oldboy"

Josh Brolin in Spike Lee’s “Oldboy”

*Director Spike Lee has put his stamp on the brutal Korean film “Oldboy,” about a man out for vengeance against the mysterious enemy who imprisoned him for 20 years.

Josh Brolin, Sharlto Copley, and Elizabeth Olsen star in Lee’s remake for FilmDistrict, which releases the film on Oct. 25. Samuel L. Jackson also makes an appearance.

Watch the first trailer below.

Below, the trailer for 2003’s original “Oldboy” directed by Park Chan-wook and starring Choi Min-sik as the kidnapped businessman.