Trinity CineAsia will release the slick South Korean action-thriller THE KILLER on Digital platforms from 27th March 2023 and on Blu-ray and DVD from 17th April.
Directed by Choi Jae-hoon (The Swordman) and adapted from the acclaimed novel The Kid Deserves to Die by Bang Jin-ho, THE KILLER is a cool, stylish and fast-paced thriller with incredible action scenes, starring Jang Hyuk in the title role.
Ui-gang (Jang Hyuk, The Swordman) is a legendary hitman who has decided to retire from the business and pursue legitimate work. When his wife takes a trip, she issues a request, for Ui-gang to look after her travel companion’s 17-year old daughter, Yoon-ji (K-pop star Lee Seo-young aka Anne from GWSN). Ui-gang reluctantly agrees, but when the girl with a wild streak falls afoul of gangsters, Yoon-ji finds herself kidnapped and in a situation more dangerous than she ever imagined. However, while the girl is in over her head, her captors will also find themselves with more than they can handle when Ui-gang begins tearing the city apart to get her back.