On July 9, the forged and crew of the movie “Peninsula,” the sequel to “Train to Busan,” held a media preview forward of the movie’s premiere.
“Peninsula” takes place 4 years after the occasions of “Train to Busan” and facilities round a bunch of people that have been left behind to struggle for their lives in a ruinous land. It stars Kang Dong Won, Lee Jung Hyun, Kwon Hae Hyo, Kim Min Jae, Goo Kyo Hwan, Kim Do Yoon, Lee Re, and Lee Ye Won.
Kang Dong Won talked concerning the difficulties of tackling a sequel, however shared his religion within the director’s imaginative and prescient. “When I noticed the script, I spotted it was a distinct story from ‘Train to Busan,’” he mentioned. “They happen in the identical world, however they’re completely different tales.”
He added, “I all the time really feel a way of stress after I’m about to choose a movie, making a movie, or ready for a movie to premiere. I didn’t really feel that with this one as soon as I had seen the script. In truth, it felt like I used to be on agency floor. I labored exhausting to not disappoint the individuals who loved ‘Train to Busan.’ I hope that Gong Yoo’s followers will cheer us on.”
Director Yeon Sang Ho mentioned, “It was the identical with ‘Train to Busan,’ however folks mentioned that for ‘Peninsula,’ we have been constructing a complete new world. But the idea didn’t begin out like that. I feel that in a sure gentle, it’s simply an atypical story about people. Jung Suk is an atypical one who doesn’t have an enormous mission or trigger. The background is all that’s modified. The individuals who reside within the land of ‘Peninsula’ have the identical form of wishes that atypical folks have. Against that form of background, I wished to make the characters relatable by giving them the identical form of wishes that we’re conversant in.”
Kang Dong Won’s character, Jung Suk, is way from the typical motion hero. “I feel that in the face of a catastrophe state of affairs, there will probably be occasions when you’re disenchanted and pessimistic about humanity. My character is a well-trained soldier, however I don’t consider him as a hero. I feel that Min Jung and her household are the true heroes he meets after he loses all hope. He meets them and recovers his sense of hope.”
The director and the forged additionally referenced the present COVID-19 pandemic and its impact on the movie trade.
Kang Dong Won mentioned, “We are releasing a movie throughout a troublesome time frame. I hope that individuals will fastidiously handle their well being. I’ve heard that the theaters have put in severe protecting measures, so I hope that individuals can go see the movie if they’ve time. I hope that everybody will keep sturdy and never surrender.”
Lee Jung Hyun mentioned, “The actors gave it their all to make this movie. I hope that you’ll look upon it favorably. Please put on a masks and take care to be secure whereas watching the movie. ‘Peninsula’ is a movie with many various sides. It will not be the identical on the second watch as it’s the first time, so please watch it many occasions.”
“Peninsula” will premiere in South Korea on July 15.
In the meantime, try the movie “Train to Busan” right here!
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