“Illang (2018 Film)” Cast & Summary
Just seeing the lineup actors and actress in this film could be amazing.
Is there anyone waiting for Kang DongWon‘s comeback on screen? Finally, Kang DongWon accepted to appear in film “Illang“, whose film director is Kim JeeWoon. Even before starting of filming the movie, elaborate lineup makes fans curiously expect movie. Kang DongWon, Han HyoJoo, Jung WooSung, Kim MooYeol, Han YeRi, and SHINee‘s Choi MinHo will act roles in Illang. Each of them can hardly be seen in movie, however, it’s an opportunity for audience to see them altogether, even in Kim JiWoon’s work! Kim JeeWoon has a history of successfully tackling a wide range of film genres, and he is famous for his work, “I saw the devil“.
So, now is the time to break down what “Illang” is about. Illang depicts the future story of period when South Korea and North Korea declare preparation for unification for 7 years. Also, Illang is based on a Japanese anime “The Wolf Brigade(1999)” of Mamoru Oshii. Lots of netizens are surprised by union between super-hot actors and super-skilled film directors.
“Illang aka JinRoh: The Wolf Brigade ” is going to start shooting in the end of July, 2017, and is released in summer 2018.
Title: Illang: The Wolf Brigade/InRang /JinRoh: The Wolf Brigade/인랑
Genre: SF, action
Director: Kim JeeWoon
Writer: Mamoru Oshii, Kim JeeWoon
Network: in Korea in movie theaters, out of Korea Netflix (TBA)
Releasing Time: July 25th 2018 in Korea
This movie is based on story in foreseeable future, when South Korea and North Korea announce the plan for unification. However, there are still some conflict among some authorities, governments. This movie depicts apocalyptic scene of attacking each other and terrors.
Kang DongWon as Lim JoongKyung
Lim JoongKyung, a combat veteran in most elite troops, agonizes between an order to be a monster and human’s worth after witnessing a Sect girl’s death.
Han HyoJoo as Lee YoonHee
Lee YoonHee acts a role who is a older sister of a dead Sect girl. She is on the side of opposite extreme with Kang DongWon but also she makes Kang DongWon get into a flap.
Jung WooSung as Jang JinTae
Jang JinTae, a chief of special forces army training center, has a masculine and dignified attraction in this movie.
Han YeRi as Goo MiKyung
Goo MiKyung, a important member of Sect and best friend of Han HyoJoo, brings about another dangerous situation she plans.
Choi MinHo of SHINee as Kim ChulJin
Kim ChulJin, a young special forces army, who guards the head of department of public peace.
Jung WooSung had worked together with Kim JeeWoon film director in the movie “The Good, The Bad, The Weired(2008)”
Here is the teaser.
Here are some extra photos.