THE MAN FROM NOWHERE

A-JEO-SSI

By Jeong-Beom LEE

OPUS PICTURES - as SALES All rights, Asia / PROD

Action/Adventure - Completed 2010

As they took his only friend, a nine-year old girl away, this man has to come out of his dark own world to save her doing whatever it takes.

    • Year of production
    • 2010
    • Genres
    • Action/Adventure
    • Countries
    • KOREA (South)
    • Languages
    • KOREAN
    • Budget
    • 3 - 5 M$
    • Director(s)
    • Jeong-Beom LEE
    • Writer(s)
    • Jeong-Beom LEE
    • EIDR 10.5240/D0DB-0DA3-2D8C-390A-0914-J
    • Producer(s)
    • Tae Hun LEE (OPUS Pictures)
    • Synopsis
    • Tae-sik, an ex-special agent, now lives in a slum running a pawnshop. Nobody knows his past. He doesn’t talk to anyone but So-mi, a nine-year-old girl living with a single mom whose job is a stripper at the club. Tae-sik and So-mi don’t talk much but they are the only friends to each other.
      One day, So-mi’s mom secretly hordes massive amount of Philopon and deposits it hidden in the camera at Tae-sik’s shop. As mafia finds out who stole their drugs, they come to punish her. At the same time, So-mi cannot be safe.
      They come to Tae-sik threatening that Tae-sik should follow their order if he wants to get So-mi and her mom back safe. He first follows the order but it turns out to be the trap. He is arrested by the police after he discovers the dead body of Somi’s mom. Feeling that Somi’s life is at danger too,
      Tae-sik breaks out the police using his deadly powerful martial art skills.
      Now a man who closed his mind against the world because of his past determines to do whatever it takes to save this young girl.
      As the police and mafia chasing him, Tae-sik has no one but himself to trust.
    • Beginning of shooting
    • Jan 01, 2010
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