Explosive Full Trailer for Jo Beom-goo’s South Korean Action Flick Quick


As a fan of pretty people, fast motorcycles, and explosions, I wholeheartedly approve of the trailer for director Jo Beom-goo’s upcoming action extravaganza “Quick”. The movie looks like an insane amount of fun, particularly if you’re counted amongst those who don’t mind a little empty-headedness from their action cinema. The film opens this July in South Korea, though I’m hoping an English-subtitled DVD of some sort makes its presence known to the world before the end of the year. I don’t think that’s asking for too much, though if you feel otherwise, I’m sure you’ll let me know about it.

Before proceeding, allow me to set the stage:

A former motorcycle gang member, Ki-su, makes a living as a bike messenger. One day after making a delivery to an office building, he witnesses the building blow up. Never suspecting he could have anything to do with the bomb, he moves onto his next job—which is escorting a girl group singer, A-rom, to a TV station. A-rom, it turns out, is an ex-girlfriend from his biker days, and she’s none too thrilled to see him either. As she puts a proffered helmet on her head, a timer mechanism is triggered and a countdown clock appears. Ki-su gets a call from a stranger telling him that the helmet is booby-trapped and will blow up if he fails to make a series of deliveries the stranger demands within a fixed time limit. Ki-su manages to make the deliveries, but each turns out to be a bomb. With the police hot on his trail, he races to complete his last mission and stop the timer on the helmet.

Ready? Of course you are! The embedded trailer awaits your attention.

Author: Todd Rigney

Todd was raised on a steady diet of Hollywood blockbusters, late-night Cinemax programming, and USA’s “Up All Night,” which may explain why his taste in movies is more than a little questionable. When he isn’t providing news and reviews for Beyond Hollywood, he can be found lounging lazily on his couch, perched in front of his television, or dwelling in places where direct sunlight can be easily avoided. He's happily married, in his 30's, and totally badass. If you'd like to reach Todd, you can follow him on Twitter or send him email/scoops to todd (at) beyondhollywood.com.
  • http://www.originalgeekspodcast.com/ Dedpool

    One part Speed, One part Transporter+ motorcylces.

  • Scott

    That looks effing stupid.

    I’m in!!!