Joseon Zombie Movie Outbreak Releases Stills of Leads Hyun Bin and Jang Dong Gun

The first movie stills are out for upcoming Korean period zombie film Outbreak (Rage) starring Hyun Bin and Jang Dong Gun. What was already primed to be a box office hit even had a third leading man in Kim Joo Hyuk in a cameo role but alas this film would be the final film in Kim Joo Hyuk’s to-do list before his untimely passing in October 2017. Kim Joo Hyuk’s role was quickly swapped in with Kim Tae Woo and filming continued onward to wrap earlier this month. The movie is about a wastrel Joseon prince who is really fighting a zombie type outbreak among his people, a bit late to ride the buzz and steam from the Train to Busan popularity in 2016 but still not a bad concept to freshen up the zombie genre and mix it with Joseon era politics and badass fighting skills. Continue reading