사자 | 2019 | Korea | Dir. Jason Kim | 129 min | Korean with English subtitles
in K-CINEMA 100
CAST: Ahn Sung-ki, Park Seo-jun
SYNOPSIS : The film tells the story of Yong-hoo (Park Seo-jun), a martial arts champion who gains divine powers to fight with a powerful evil force. After a tragic childhood, which involved the deaths of his parents, Yong-hoo has harbored deep resentment towards the Almighty. He uses this anger to become a successful MMA fighter. After a bout in the US, he develops a stigmata, which forces him to seek the help of a Father Ahn (Ahn Sung-ki). The priest, who is an exorcist, sees potential in Yong-hoo after his wound defeated a demon.The two partner to battle demonic activity in Korea.