Director Choi Dong-Hoon‘s latest period thriller, Assassination, is still on par for a July release, and a new English trailer is now running online which you can take a look at right now. The first teaser popped online less than two months ago so feel free to click here and check it out as well as both deliver a nice little glimpse into Choi‘s new cinematic venture into historic political turmoil and chaos.
Early 1900s Korea was under Japanese occupation and many Korean resistance activists were based in China, hiding from the Japanese authorities. The year 1933 in Shanghai, a command to covertly assassinate the Japanese Army’s commander is given to AHN Ok-yun, a top-notch sniper sentenced to death. For this task, YEM Sek-jin, an agent of the interim government extricates AHN Ok-yun and her comrades from the prison. But the grand plan is exposed to Japan by an internal spy and a hit man, Hawaii-Pistol is being hired to get rid of AHN. The assassination squad arrives in Korea without knowing hit-man’s chase. Can she make the impossible mission completed?