The Beast


Movie: The Beast
Revised romanization: Jim Seung
Hangul: 짐승
Director: Hwang Yu-Sik
Writer: Kim Sun-Ryung, Hwang Yu-Sik
Producer: Min jin-Ki, Kim Ida
Cinematographer: Kim Joon-Yum
World Premiere: July 16, 2011 (Puchon International Film Festival)
Release Date: July 28, 2011
Runtime: 93 min.
Genre: Action
Language: Korean
Country: South Korea


Tae-Hoon (Jung Suk-Won), set to enlist in an elite military group, learns that his sister Kang Bo-Ra (Lee Na-Ri) has been abducted and will appear live on an underground internet porn site. Tae-Hoon puts aside his military obligations and sets out to find his sister. With only a 48 hour window and little clues to go on, Tae-Hoon finds himself going up against the mob, cops & a military team looking for their awol soldier. All that Tae-Hoon has is Se-Yeon (Jeon Se-Hong, a friend of his missing sister.