Hit-and-Run Squad

Hit-and-Run Squad is a South Korean action police procedural film.[1] It is directed by Han Jun-hee and stars Gong Hyo-jin, Jo Jung-suk and Ryu Jun-yeol.[2] The film was released on January 30, 2019.[3][4]

Hit-and-Run Squad
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Promotional poster
Hangul뺑반
Revised RomanizationBbaengban
Directed byHan Jun-hee
Written byBae Se-young
Starring
CinematographyKim Tae-kyung
Distributed byShowbox
Release date
  • January 30, 2019 (2019-01-30)
Running time
133 minutes
CountrySouth Korea
LanguageKorean
Box office$13 million

SynopsisEdit

A hit-and-run police task force chases an out-of-control businessman who loves to speed.[5]

CastEdit

MainEdit

An elite police officer who is fierce when hunt for criminals. Due to an unforeseen event, Si-yeon who once a part of an internal investigations unit alongside the brightest of the force, is relegated to a hit-and-run task force, where she takes to running down criminals with the same passion.
A rich businessman living it up at parties and having a boyishly good time playing with cars on the race track.
The youngest of the task force, but also the ace, with a natural instinct when it comes to cars. Sporting unruly hair, glasses, and a flip phone, he is easy to underestimate, but a persistent investigator.

SupportingEdit

The driver of a tow truck that always arrives on the scene immediately after a hit-and-run.
She is Eun Si-yeon's superior at the regional investigation unit.
The reliable chief of the hit-and-run task force

ProductionEdit

Lee Je-hoon was initially offered a lead role but had declined the offer.[10]

The first script reading took place on the March 5 and filming began on March 11, 2018.[11][12]

Awards and nominationsEdit

Awards Category Recipient Result Ref.
55th Baeksang Arts Awards Best New Actor Son Seok-koo Nominated [13]

ReferencesEdit

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  2. ^ "류준열, '뺑반' 에이스로 돌아온다…"스마트한 배우" 극찬" (in Korean). Sports Chosun. 2018-12-17.
  3. ^ Kim Ji-hye (14 January 2019). "'뺑반', 1월 30일 개봉…설 흥행 노린다" (in Korean). SBS.
  4. ^ "공효진 류준열 조정석 '뺑반', 1월 30일 개봉 확정" (in Korean). Busan.com. 14 January 2019.
  5. ^ Park Jung-sung (2018-12-31). "공효진 류준열 조정석 '뺑반', 1월 30일 개봉 확정" (in Korean). News Joins.
  6. ^ a b c "'뺑반' 공효진-조정석-류준열 캐릭터 포스터 공개! 기대감 UP" (in Korean). iMBC. 2018-12-18.
  7. ^ a b c Pierce Conran (March 6, 2018). "Car Chase Action BBAENGBAN Revs Up for Production". Korean Film News.
  8. ^ a b c "'뺑반' 공효진·류준열부터 샤이니 키까지 황금라인업 완성" (in Korean). Herald Corp. February 19, 2018.
  9. ^ a b c d e Shin Mi-rae (January 18, 2019). "'뺑반' 공효진X류준열X조정석 등, 캐릭터 포스터 8종 공개 '개성 폭발'" (in Korean). MBN.
  10. ^ "이제훈, 영화 '뺑반' 출연 결국 최종 불발 [공식입장]" (in Korean). Sports Donga. November 1, 2017.
  11. ^ "공효진·류준열·조정석 '뺑반' 크랭크인, 하반기 개봉 예정" (in Korean). TV Daily. 2018-03-13.
  12. ^ "[새영화] '뺑반' 참신한 소재 다뤘지만 완성도 낮아 몰입감 떨어져". biz.chosun.com (in Korean). 2019-01-26. Retrieved 2019-06-14.
  13. ^ "'미쓰백'부터 '버닝'까지…백상 영화부문 후보 공개" (in Korean). jTBC News. April 5, 2019. Retrieved April 5, 2019.

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