‘The Culprit’ (진범) is an upcoming South Korean crime thriller directed by Ko Jung-Wook.
The film revolves around a man in search of his wife’s killer who must team up with an accused murderer’s wife to track down the true culprit. The cast includes Song Sae-Byeok, Yoo-Sun, Jang Hyuk-Jin, Oh Min-Suk, and Han Soo-Yeon.
Synopsis: Young-Hoon’s (Song Sae-Byeok) wife is murdered in cold blood. A hair sample found at the crime scene links his friend Joon-Sung (Oh Min-Suk) to the murder and Joon-Sung is soon arrested for the murder. Meanwhile, Joon-Sung’s wife Da-Yeon (Yoo-Sun) insists on her husband’s innocence. Young-Hoon also wants to know the truth behind his wife’s murder. To free her husband from prison, Da-Yeon needs Young-Hoon to testify in support of her husband. Young-Hoon suggests to Da-Yeon that they work together to uncover the truth and in return he will testify on her husband’s behalf.
‘The Culprit’ opens across South Korea in July 2019.
Synopsis by AsianWiki.