Over the years Korean cinema has shown it’s expertise in social and noir dramas. It also knows how to take thrillers to another level like in espionage thriller Hunt. The Hollywood machine might be more interested superhero films, the Koreans showcase their expertise in thrillers that are action packed and frenetic.
The film marks directorial feature debut for Lee Jung-Jae. Korean cinema aficionados will know him for several films. Internationally he will be know for his award winning lead role in Netflix’s Squid Game . Now he will become even more of a global star as he has been announced in the cast of The Star Wars spin-off The Acolyte coming to Disney Plus.
In Hunt(헌트), trust no one. The film takes us back to the cold war days of 1980’s South Korea, kicking off in 1983 and Washington D.C. An assassination attempt on the…
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