New World (Sony)

Release date:TBD

Studio:Sony Pictures


MPAA Rating:N/A



Genre:Thriller, Crime

Plot Summary:

Sony Pictures has secured the rights to remake the recent South Korean crime thriller "New World." Directed by Park Hoon-Jung, the film hit theaters this past February with a cast that includes Lee Jung-jae, Choi Min-shik and Hwang Jung-min. The storyline follows a police officer who, after spending eight intense years deep undercover, is finally made the right-hand man to the leader of South Korea's largest crime syndicate, Goldmoon. Things get complicated, however, when that leader is killed in a car accident and various criminal factions vie to be named his replacement.