Director Ryoo Seung-wan (City of Violence, Arahan, Crying Fist) delivers his signature style of action to this Korean thriller The Berlin File. The release is set for December 24th, 2013 on DVD & On Demand from CJ Entertainment.
A tense illegal arms deal in a Berlin hotel suddenly descends into mayhem after a “ghost” agent named Jong-seong (Ha Jung-woo) appears on the scene. Secretly watching the deal go down is embattled South Korean intelligence chief Jin-soo (Han Suk-Kyu), the North Koreans and the CIA, who are all left trying to decode whether the ghost is a double-agent or taking the fall for a more insidious plot. Myung-soo (Ryoo Seung-bum) a young, notorious North Korean agent jumps into these treacherous waters to investigate loyalties of all involved and begins to implicate Jong-seong’s wife, Jung-hee (Gianna Jun), a translator at the North Korean embassy in the German capital. Caught between his love of country and his wife, Jong-Seong must quickly prepare to make the ultimate sacrifice.
The Berlin File has a run time of approximately 120 minutes and is not rated.
Staring Ha Jung-woo, Han Suk-kyu, Ryoo Seung-bum, Gianna Jun, Directed By Ryoo Seung-wan