The Berlin File
- South Korea
- 120 min
- Directed by: Seung-wan Ryoo
- Cast: Jung-woo Ha, Suk-kyu Han, Seung-beom Ryu
This film is not currently showing in cinemas.
State-of-the-art thrills from a master action director.
Ryoo Seung-wan, one of Asia’s top directors, spins a fast-paced and twisty yarn of international intrigue. After an arms deal in a Berlin hotel ends in chaotic violence, a North Korean spy who narrowly escapes comes to suspect that he’s been set up by a double agent. Meanwhile, his South Korean counterpart starts to uncover a larger conspiracy. Filled with breath-taking setpieces, this is contemporary Asian action cinema at its best.
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