The Man Standing Next
In the 1970s, Korea is under the absolute control of the President Park who controls the KCIA, the organization with an edge over any branch of government. The director of KCIA, KIM Gyu-pyeong, is the seemingly most prospective second-in-command. In the midst of reign of fear, a former KCIA director, PARK Yong-gak who knows all about the government’s obscure operations, exiles to the U.S. where the investigation of ‘Koreagate’ is underway. As the tension escalates, the stifling political maneuvering by the all second-in-command’s unfolds.
Genre: Drama, Action
Actor: Lee Byung-hun, Lee Sung-min, Kwak Do-won, Lee Hee-joon, Kim So-jin, Seo Hyun-woo, Kim Min-sang, Kim Hong-pa, Park Ji-il, Ji Hyeon-jun, Park Seong-geun
Director: Cho Young-wuk
Country: South Korea
Duration: 114 min.
Release: Jan 22, 2020
Production: Hive Media Corp, Showbox