Korean Movies Opening Today 2021/07/28 in Korea

Korean movies opening today 2021/07/28 in Korea: "Escape from Mogadishu", "The Cursed: Dead Man's Prey", "Gull"

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"Escape from Mogadishu" (2021)

Directed by Ryoo Seung-wan

With Kim Yun-seok, Jo In-sung, Heo Joon-ho, Kim So-jin, Koo Kyo-hwan, Jung Man-sik,...

Synopsis
"Escape from Mogadishu" deals with a real-life defection incident between the two Korean embassies in Somalia back in the nineties that purports to explore the relevant motives behind the event.

"The Cursed: Dead Man's Prey" (2020)

Directed by Kim Yong-wan

With Uhm Ji-won, Jung Ji-so, Jung Moon-sung, Kim In-kwon, Ko Kyu-pil, Kwon Hae-hyo,...

Starts filming: 2020/09
Synopsis
"The Cursed: Dead Man's Prey" is about a teenage girl who has the ability to bring death by using Chinese characters, names, photos, and belongings, and a just social issues reporter, fighting against the massive evil hidden behind an IT conglomerate.

"Gull" (2020)

Directed by Kim Mi-jo

With Jung Ae-hwa, Lee Jang-yoo, Ko Seo-hee, Kim Ga-bin, Kim Byung-choon, Kim An-na,...

Synopsis
O-bok, a 61-year-old woman, has been running a seafood store in a fish market for decades. One day she has her first meeting with her daughter In-ae's future parents-in-law. That night, she is raped by Gi-taek. At first, O-bok pretends that nothing has happened and tries to go about her life as usual. A while later, she tells In-ae about the rape. The police calls in Gi-taek to investigate, and the story of the incident begins to spread around the market.

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