From South Korea comes a crime thriller about human organ theft entitled Traffickers. It was originaly released in 2012 and won a Blue Dragon Film Award for best new directer in Kim Hong-sun. The street date is set for December 23rd, 2014 on Blu-ray & DVD from Well Go USA.
Synopsis: Young-Gyu ( Lim Chang Jung ) is a former leader of a human organ trafficking group, but after the death of a member he has quit the group. Since that time, Young-Gyu has become a broker for smuggled goods from China. He has also fallen in love with Yoo-Ri ( Jo Yoon-Hee ), a ticket agent at the local international port terminal. Meanwhile, Yoo-Ri’s father ( Choi Il-Hwa ) is gravely ill and needs an organ transplant. She turns to the black market and goes to Dong-Bae ( Shin Seung-Hwan ), a loan shark and an organ dealer. Dong-Bae, knowing that Young-Gyu loves Yoo-Ri, calls him in for a meeting and asks Young-Gyu to do a job for him. Young-Gyu doesn’t want any part of it, but when he learns Yoo-Ri has turned to Dong-Bae, he decides to take the job. Young-Gyu then reforms his old team and they board a ship for Qingdao, China. Meanwhile, Sang-Ho ( Daniel Choi ), who works as an insurance agent, takes his wife Chae-Hee ( Jung Ji-Yoon ) on a cruise ship to Qingdao, China. Sang-Ho’s wife is also the target of Young-Gyu’s crew, who plan on kidnapping her and removing her organ before they land in China. (via Asianwiki)
Traffickers has a run time of approximately 111 minutes and is not rated.
Starring Im Chang-jung, Choi Daniel, Oh Dal-su and Jo Yoon-hee. Directed By Kim Hong-sun.