"A superb job at tugging heartstrings". ~ Ang Tian Tian, THE NEW PAPER
"... Ma Dong-seok's charm definitely makes it worth a view ..." ~ K-MOVIE LOVE
"Champion" Directed by Kim Yong-wan & Starring Ma Dong-seok On Digital October 9
A former arm-wrestling champion raised in the U.S. returns to South Korea for a tournament that could return him to glory, but he finds his life complicated by the appearance of the biological family he never knew in the sports comedy "Champion", debuting on digital October 9 from Well Go USA Entertainment. Ma Dong-seok, the star of hits "Train to Busan" and "Along With the Gods: The Two Worlds", flexes his muscles as the arm-wrestling champion, with Kwon Yool ("The Admiral: Roaring Currents") and Han Ye-ri ("Haemoo") offering support under the direction of newcomer Kim Yong-wan.
In this rousing crowd-pleaser, a former arm-wrestling champion raised in the US returns to South Korea for a tournament that could return him to glory. As he trains for the most intense fight he's ever faced, he finds his life complicated by the appearance of the biological family he never knew.
Country of Origin: South Korea
"Champion" has a runtime of approximately 108 minutes and is not rated.
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