• New World (2013)

New World

Release Date: March 22nd, 2013

Not Yet Rated |2 hr 14 min

Plot Summary

Undercover officer Ja-sung (Jung-jae Lee) infiltrates the biggest crime syndicate in Korea and spends eight years rising in the ranks. When the head of the organization is killed, Ja-sung becomes torn between his loyalties.

Cast: Jung-jae Lee, Min-sik Choi, Hwang Jeong-min, Ji-hyo Song, Seong-Woong Park, Il-hwa Choi, Gwang Jang, Ham Jin-Sung

Director: Hoon-jung Park

Genres: Thriller

Production Co: Sanai Pictures

Keywords: Rivalry ,

Ratings & Reviews

  • 60
    David FearTime Out

    New World dishes out enough of the genre’s oldest pleasures to make it worthwhile. show more

  • 50
    Slant Magazine

    This is action-thriller feather preening, but all the wit in the world can't hide the narrative sprawl that rots from within. show more

  • 75
    Kevin JagernauthThe Playlist

    While it hardly reinvents the genre, it’s smart, sharp entertainment that meets expectations dead on, and provides a nifty little story told with just enough spark to make the familiar feel fresh. show more

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