Trailer [2]: ‘Phantom’

By   |  Jan 2, 2023

‘Phantom’ (유령) is a 2023 South Korean period spy thriller written and directed by Lee Hae-Young.

Set in 1933 during the Japanese occupation, the film follows five people suspected of being spies who are locked up in a secluded hotel to be interrogated. The cast includes Sol Kyung-GuLee Ha-NeePark So-DamPark Hae-Soo, Kim Dong-Hee, and Seo Hyun-Woo.

Synopsis: In 1933, when Korea was under Japanese occupation, 5 people in Gyeongseong are suspected of being “Phantom” spies of the anti-Japanese organization. The five suspects are Junji Murayama (Sol Kyung-Gu), Park Cha-Kyung (Lee Ha-Nee), Yuriko (Park So-Dam), Baek-Ho (Kim Dong-Hee), and Section Chief Cheon (Seo Hyun-Woo). The Japanese security forces, led by Kaito (Park Hae-Soo), work to find the Phantom spies. The 5 suspects are then entrapped in a sting operation and are locked up in a remote hotel. Each of the 5 suspects tries to prove that they are not a Phantom spy as they struggle to escape from their imprisonment. [Source: AsianWiki]

‘Phantom’ opens across South Korea on January 18, 2023.

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