With Dada Chen at NYAFF 2013

With Dada Chen at NYAFF 2013
With Dada Chen at NYAFF 2013

Friday, June 20, 2014

Korean action drama NO TEARS FOR THE DEAD opens today in N. America

CJ Entertainment
No Tears for the Dead / Wooneun Namja
Written & directed by LEE Jeong-beam
South Korea, 2014, 116 minutes
Language: Korean with English subtitles

South Korea’s highly anticipated film No Tears for the Dead opens in North American theaters today, June 20th. For further info, including theater locations, click here.

Synopsis (courtesy CJ Entertainment):
Abandoned by his mother shortly after immigrating to America, Gon is raised by the mafia and grows up to become a cold-blooded hitman. Though usually flawless in taking out his targets, Gon makes a terrible mistake of killing an innocent young girl. A flood of guilt takes over his life and the situation becomes worse when his boss assigns him the job of killing the young girl’s mother.

Gon’s new target, Mogyeong, is a risk manager at an investment firm and has buried herself in work to bury her grief. She is completely unaware of her role at the heart of a dangerous conspiracy. Finally, she meets the man who wants to tell her the truth behind the death of her child.