The Unjust (Bu-dang-geo-rae)

de Ryoo Seung-wan



A serial killer who’s fond of killing and chopping schoolgirls into pieces terrorizes South Korea. The police put every effort into capturing him, but just when they appear to have found a suspect, he dies in a shoot-out. Lacking proof to be able to charge him, the high-ranking officers desperately decide to look for a scapegoat to pin the blame on. Cheol-Gi accepts the responsibility, hoping that this will get him a promotion in the police force, and initiates an investigation using unorthodox methods where he will team up with gangster Jang Suk-Gu. And this is only the beginning of this complex, action-packed thriller, tinged with corruption and a critical spirit.


Ryoo Seung-wan

Born 1973. A friend and colleague of Park Chan-wook and Kim Ji-woon, he debuted with the low budget film Die Bad (00). A master of action, he is famous for movies like Crying Fist (05) or The Unjust (10).

Technical information

Edition: 2011
Section: Official Fantàstic Panorama - Casa Asia
Original language: Korean